Monthly Archives: April 2012

No Things Being Equal

There’s a new ice cream store here in town. Well, okay, it’s not exactly a store, it’s more like a grain silo-ish thing attached to a market, from which they now sell ice cream. And that’s bad news. It’s bad news because thanks to the conversion of said grain silo, my family and I now have four ice cream options in our vicinity from which to choose.   Listen To This Post Frankly, the tradeoffs are mind-boggling – one-third more […] Click to read more…

 

Match Point

OK. Put your donut down for a minute  and pay attention. I have some questions for you: Can you recommend a career coach for my cousin who’s thinking of leaving her job? Can you recommend a mason who could repair my front steps? Can you recommend a recruiter who could find a vice president of marketing for my 25-store restaurant chain?     Listen To This Post Take a look at the questions again and this time, pay attention to […] Click to read more…