Last Friday, I conducted a QBQ! workshop at the Blair Center, a conference center in Westfield Center, Ohio (owned by Westfield Insurance). Really nice place that Westfield Insurance built. They spared no expense along the way. I was chatting with one of my teammates before ...Read the rest
We had a family photo shoot with Amy Parrish today. Amy Parrish is the best photographer on the planet. Here’s why: 1. She takes GREAT pictures.2. She knows how to talk to you, your kids, and your dog so you all look natural.3. She gave ...Read the rest
Here’s a great article from my friend, David Butler from WorkLife. Staying Up in Down Timesby David Butler, founder of WorkLife Is it my imagination or is business a real bummer these days? How much bad news can we generate at one time? Those of ...Read the rest
Columbus was rocked by a wicked-bad windstorm this week (remnants of Hurricane Ike). The whole city looks like a war zone, where the enemy focused mainly on trees and power lines. 2 million people in Central Ohio were without power for at least a few ...Read the rest
I bought some new software at my local Staples about a week ago. It was offered with a substantial rebate. If you’ve ever had a rebate from Staples, you know how easy they make it. You can still mail in your rebate if you wish, ...Read the rest
I’m training for the Columbus 1/2 Marathon. That’s 13 miles, which is about 7 miles further than I have ever run in one stretch. I’m following a training program that slowly increases my running distance over the course of 12 weeks. Sunday is “long run” ...Read the rest
In our most recent Better Teams! newsletter and post, we announced our next free workshop on Monday, September 22nd. The workshop is a mini-version of our half-day workshop called The Box. Our morning session filled up so quickly, we decided to add a second session ...Read the rest
Here is the Petland I was talking about. Love how the customer service sign hangs right above the area where customers are actually being served!