Archives for: "March 2013"

Can you see the forest through the deer?

March 22nd, 2013
If you've encountered an overabundance of deer in your neighborhood, this is a post you'll want to read. LIke all the years before, I once again learned a lot at the annual Congress Along the… more »

Killing with Love at Springtime

March 15th, 2013
Ah, the springtime. It's almost here. If you're a regular reader, you already know its my favorite time of year. It's also one of the busiest, so I'll keep this short. If you are like me and are anxious to get out in the yard and get working on the l… more »

Five words you should never say

March 8th, 2013
Don't you just hate it when people say, "Don't get your hopes up." I know I do. It's one of the most negative things a person can utter, because it countervails one of the most positive tools of the human mind: hope. more »

Flawed performance or no performance at all?

March 1st, 2013
Last Friday I sent out my bimonthly SOS Signal newsletter. It emphasized the importance of defining the job before describing the quality of the work. It turns out, the piece was released with two typos. more »