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LIVE from Inside ETFs 2019

This week, Nathan and I are in Hollywood, Florida attending my favorite conference ever…Inside ETFs Once a niche conference designed to help advisors use newfangled ETFs (Exchange Traded Funds….as opposed to the mutual funds of yore), this conference has grown

Power of Reset

“Reset” has been a big theme of 2019 so far—resetting involves setting back to an initial state—sometimes the baseline of zero, other times simply an adjustment after getting far away from normal. In basketball, we’ve been working on resetting—when the


At Christmas, we enjoy reading familiar stories and watching favorite movies as part of our annual family tradition.  Watching Will Ferrell in ELF for the millionth time marks the official start of Christmas for the Yakel clan. As humans, our

Starting Lineup

Yesterday was my first official coaching role for my daughter’s middle school basketball team—we were playing the first game ever in the brand new gym, so it seemed like pretty high stakes (who wants to christen the gym with the