News Roundup

March 2014

ON THE AIR

+ Where are they now – from March 2009

  • Motivation: Keep Calm and Carry On – Still a strong statement
  • Kogi Korean Tacos: www.kogibbq.com Los Angeles, CA
  • Root Beer – Sprecher Brewing: Gourmet sodas – www.sprecherbrewery.com Glendale, WI
  • CG Schmidt Construction: www.cgschmidt.com – From their mission & values – “No Surprises” 

+ Tom Peters: Big SIX 1. Hello. 2. Thank you. 3. Eye contact. 4. Fierce listening. 5. “What do you think?” 6. “How can I help?”

+ WAWA – Why it’s popular: http://www.businessinsider.com/why-wawa-is-the-best-2014-3

+ #1 investment for improving ROI? Not even a close call. TRAINING.(Disagree, circa 2014, at your peril.) – T. Peters

+ Pretty good is a choice. It works, often. But it doesn’t change anything. – Seth Godin

+ Moving from Widows XP to Widows 7. It seems like Windows 8 is not quite right yet.

+ Retro-reflective bicycle from San Francisco; https://www.missionbicycle.com/

+ Good advice: Don’t accept no from someone who can’t say yes