Planes, Trains and Automobiles: Business Travel Sucks


When I started at Price Waterhouse, business travel—most of which involved a trip to an airport—was just a fact of life.  American Airlines had the first frequent flyer program and it started the same month I graduated college. For many years, I was Platinum, and have flown several million miles (don’t know how many because… Read More Planes, Trains and Automobiles: Business Travel Sucks

Paul McCartney’s hairline — thoughts on creativity


In the movie Crazy Heart, Bad Blake, the past-his-prime faded and jaded country music legend plays a song for his girlfriend, who wants desperately to be a country music star, which leads to this dialogue: Blake: [Lying on bed strumming guitar lightly] You know that song? Hmmm?  Girlfriend:I can’t remember who did it.  Blake:That’s the… Read More Paul McCartney’s hairline — thoughts on creativity