Tag Archives: Correct Craft CEO Bill Yeargin

12 “Must-reads” for Leaders

Bill Yeargin Correct Craft CEO

By Bill Yeargin Reading dozens of books a year is typical for me, and while not all of them are business-oriented, many are. Apparently, this is not unusual, as a Fast Company survey of CEOs found that the typical CEO reads 60 books a year. As President Harry S. Truman said, “Not all readers are leaders, but all leaders are ...

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Correct Craft launches Innovation Forum

Correct Craft's Innovation Summit has launched a forum for creators to converse and share ideas to win prizes. Join the conversation with nearly 750 marine industry professionals that will be a part of The Innovation Summit, underwritten by Correct Craft. To be a part of the forum you will need to register for the summit (which is free for all ...

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Marine industry Culture Summit available online

Correct Craft Culture Summit

Hundreds of marine industry leaders across the globe gathered last Wednesday to participate in the second Marine Industry Culture Summit hosted by Correct Craft. This year’s two-hour virtual event began with a presentation by Correct Craft President and CEO Bill Yeargin who recapped last year’s two-day in-person event before sharing lessons learned at Correct Craft regarding the establishment of an ...

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Open Letter to President Biden

Bill Yeargin Correct Craft CEO

By Bill Yeargin Dear President Biden, You have a tough job and get a lot of advice. I hope you don’t mind me sharing some thoughts: COVID-19 – I know this is your Administration’s top priority, but I want to encourage you to do all you can to get the vaccines distributed. We are all ready to get back to ...

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Correct Craft gives back

Correct Craft spreads Christmas cheer

The Correct Craft team provided efforts in the season of giving to communities around the United States. Some philanthropy by Correct Craft companies include: Centurion & Supreme Boats provided efforts with Operation Christmas Child, Toys for Tots, Christmas with Dignity, and cleaning up Merced Applegate Zoo and Bear Creek SeaArk Boats did a toy drive for Arkansas Children’s HospitalAktion Parks and their riders in its three locations ...

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Correct Craft employees hold Mr. Ralph Service Day

Correct Craft servide day

Correct Craft and Nautique employees honored the late Ralph Meloon at its first annual “Mr. Ralph Service Day.” Over 35 volunteer employees helped build a new fence at Healing Touch Therapeutic Riding Center (HTTRC). They also helped the center with pressure washing, building a storage rack and other repair projects. HTTRC focuses on horseback riding programs that integrate riding skills ...

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Correct Craft names Scott Bauer President of Parker Boats

Correct Craft President and CEO Bill Yeargin announced Scott Bauer as the new President of Parker Boats. Bauer 26-year career in the marine industry began with Outboard Marine Corporation, working in both their aluminum boat group and engine group. He then transitioned to Tracker Marine Group where he held various positions in sales and customer service for 17 years and ...

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Expect the Unexpected

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By Bill Yeargin Despite many of us having an inclination toward hindsight bias, which is believing we saw things coming when we actually didn’t, I haven’t spoken to one person who claims to have predicted the events of 2020. We have lived through a pandemic, social unrest, an economy that is struggling and a crazy election; as I have often ...

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Correct Craft to display boats at the White House

Made in America event

Correct Craft will represent the recreational boating industry, as well as North Carolina and Florida, at the White House’s fourth annual Made in America event on Monday, October 5. President Trump invited 50 companies, large and small, to showcase their products in this year’s celebration. Parker Boats and Nautique Boat Company will represent their respective states. The Correct Craft companies, along with other U.S. ...

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Busting the creativity myth

Bill Yeargin Correct Craft CEO

By Bill Yeargin This blog, without hyperbole, could change your life. First, imagine what your life would be like if you were more creative. Would life be more fun? Would people find you more interesting? Would you do better in your job? Make more money? Would you have a more positive impact on the world? I’ll bet the answer to ...

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