Monthly Archives

February 2009

  • Philly

    Did you know that the Philly Cheese Steak sandwich is made with Kraft Cheez Whiz? Note that the good folks at Kraft spelled Cheez with a zee (not zed or s). And Whiz? Who…

  • Amazing Grace

    The news popped up Friday with about a dozen other messages on my Blackberry. Subject line: Aunt Grace. I knew she was dead. After all, she was 96. And just last week another aunt,…

  • Bedtime

    I’m in Edmonton tonight. It’s 12:30AM where I came from, and I have an 8AM meeting. I managed to squeeze in a 7k run on the treadmill, but there was no way I could…

  • On my way, to where the air is sweet…

    One of the best parts of my job is being able to meet and work with smart and creative people, leaders in their fields. Today, for instance, my colleague and One Change Assoc. Exec.…

  • Crossroads

    Welcome to Leesburg, Virginia, the town where the US government retreated when the British (aka Canadians) stormed Washington and burned the White House. I’m here for two days of facilitated strategic planning — which…