Monthly Archives: July 2011
I know, it’s summertime, but I’m running Christmas carols thru my head. Maybe it’s just me. “Christmas is coming, the goose is getting fat, Won’t you please to put a penny in the old man’s hat.” In boardroom and marketing … Continue reading
“Sometimes I wonder what I’m a gonna do. But there ain’t no cure for the summertime blues.” For those of us who consider ourselves independent business professionals, summertime can be a season of concern, distress and perhaps a time of … Continue reading
I am, statistically, a ‘Baby Boomer’, born in the mid-1950s to middle-class parents in suburbia. Eisenhower was President. My parents were Republicans. We had cook-outs in the backyard. We went on vacations to the beach, to the mountains, to visit … Continue reading
“Out on the road today I saw a Dead Head sticker on a Cadillac. A voice inside my head said don’t look back, you can never look back” (Don Henley “Boys of Summer”) Those dogs days of summer are approaching. … Continue reading
The Fourth – with pomp and parade, with shows, games, sports, guns, bells, bonfires, and illuminations!
I am, for lack of a better word, a ‘fan’ of American history – especially of the early days of our independence. Perhaps it’s because I grew up near Philadelphia and often visited Independence Hall, the Liberty Bell and other … Continue reading