Fast forward several decades and I have encountered John Phillips yet again, and again have benefited from his writing, which this time has very little to do with vehicles — and when it does, those vehicles tend to be 4-wheel-drive trucks.

You see, Phillips and his wife, Julie, decided to retire from a life orbiting largely within the Detroit automotive corridor to retire to a barely reachable residence clinging to a mountainside in the remote Bitterroot Valley of western Montana, or as Phillips puts in the title of his book about the move, Four Miles West of Nowhere: A City

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                     by Dr Greg Chapman


Over 18 years I have helped thousands of small business owners, showing them how they can get the results they deserve from all their hard work, through conferences, books, seminars, lectures, webinars, programs and of course with private coaching, but now I have decided to move on to other things in my life.

Shortly the Australian Small Business Blog will soon be going quiet. But, before that I provide one last offer for a limited time:

A 60% discount on all my products, books and programs with the coupon code: EOB

In addition, those who give

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BASEBALL

Manitowoc 8, Kewaunee 7

KEWAUNEE – The Ships built an 8-3 lead and then withstood a four-run rally by Kewaunee in the sixth inning to hold on for the victory.

Noah Wech, Brock Peterson and Ashton Portmann each had two hits for Manitowoc. Portmann drove in two runs.

Payton Kohnle and Cal Ihlenfeldt both had two hits for Kewaunee, with Ihlenfeldt driving in two runs. Kohnle and Nathan VanGoethem both scored twice.

Bryce Erdmann got the win for Manitowoc.

VanGoethem took the loss for Kewaunee.

St. Mary Catholic 7, Reedsville 1

REEDSVILLE – The Zephyrs

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The Aston Martin V12 Vantage has always been a special automobile. Sadly, the latest one that debuted in March will be the last time we’ll see the V12 badge on a Vantage, or so we thought. With a limited production run of 333 cars, getting an allocation wasn’t easy. To make matters worse, the car was sold out even before it was unveiled to the public.

If you were among those who missed out, we have good news for you. Aston Martin is building a V12 Vantage Roadster, and from what we’ve heard, it could debut this summer!

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SOFTBALL

Hortonville 9, Appleton East 7

HORTONVILLE – The Polar Bears scored six runs in the fourth inning to go ahead 8-0 and then withstood a six-run seventh inning by the Patriots for the Fox Valley Association win.

Hannah Meshnick had two hits, including a double, and drove in two runs for Hortonville. Maggie Werner also had two hits, including a home run, and drove in two runs. Bridget Moen and Tavia Schmidt added two hits apiece.

Mackenzie Langan pitched a complete game for Hortonville. She allowed eight hits, one earned run and struck out eight.

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Honorine is a resort-inspired brand that was created by Los Angeles retail veteran, Jill Roberts. Honorine is currently carried in the JILL ROBERTS boutiques as well as other stores like: Neiman Marcus, Intermix, Moda Operandi and Goop. This coming summer we will be opening the first Honorine boutique in Beverly Hills. The store will primarily carry Honorine as well as a curated assortment of accessories, home goods and apothecary to complement the apparel.

We are looking for a result-driven retail Sales Associate to be responsible for all sales job duties, from generating leads to closing sales. Sales Associate duties and

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