Monthly Archives: April 2004

All Ryze

Monday, April 26, 2004 – I’ve always been smitten with the power of online communications, so when I read an article recently about the latest Web craze, social and business networking, I couldn’t resist the urge. I became a member

The Four Obsessions of an Extraordinary Executive

Tuesday, April 20, 2004 – A few months ago, David gave me a copy of The Four Obsessions of an Extraordinary Executive by Patrick Lencioni, and I’ve been talking up this leadership fable ever since. Published in 2000 as the

Between the Moon and the Violent Thunder Storms

Tuesday, April 13, 2004 - You got unceremoniously grounded today at the airport in Cincinnati. Only for a couple of hours, though. The good news is that you had a very successful meeting yesterday with the development team at Florida

Drop Us a Line

Friday, April 9, 2004 – Keeping a blog is a remarkably simple, inexpensive way to build a community of friends and colleagues. In our case, not only is A Fine Kettle of Fish a surprisingly valuable communication channel, but it

Worry’s Not Even a Word

Monday, April 5, 2004 – First thing this morning, David and I met to prioritize our deliverables and coordinate our schedules for the busy week ahead. I’m telling you, we’re both straight out — but that’s not going to stop

Tchotchkes

Friday, April 2, 2004 – I came home from the New England Meetings Industry Conference and Exposition (NEMICE) last night with 18 business cards in my pocket and almost that many different tchotchkes in my bags, including two chocolate lobster