First on the reading list this year I wanted to revisit one of my favorite books. The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck Published in 1939. Winner of the 1940 Pulitzer Prize for the Novel category. Aggregately ranked as the 27th greatest fiction book of all time by The Greatest Books (thegreatestbooks.org). Appears on many […]
The elusive artist I speak of today is the prog-metal giants — Tool. I’ve been wanting to see them in concert for more than 20 years. That’s no joke. Since the first time I heard their music, I knew that I had to see them in concert. I had a few chances in the past, except fate had other plans. I didn’t know if the day would ever come. Earlier this week, it finally happened.
— Start the new year on the right path.
— Resolutions versus goals.
— The choice is yours.
I collect quotations, and this is one of my favorites. I admit, I don’t know who said first, when, where, or in what context. I couldn’t find a definitive answer. Even though the author is unknown to me, their words have stayed with me.
• Processes should have inputs and outputs.
• Does it match, or is there a gap?
• Find ways to add value.
• Ask open-ended questions.
• Quality is everyone’s responsibility.