Archive | March, 2009

People, Places, and Activites

Tuesday, March 31, 2009


It doesn’t happen by accident, it happens by design. What people, places, and activities do you indulge in to stimulate your creativity? Your current hobbies don’t count. You need to experience things that are foreign to you and you need to do it on a regular basis. It won’t just happen by circumstance, you have […]

Tiger Woods – He’s not Perfect

Monday, March 30, 2009


“Look straight ahead Tommy. He will be coming right up the hill any second. He’ll be just 10 feet in front of you. Can you believe it? Do you see him yet? Wait……. any second now.” It’s the 2nd day of the Bayhill Classic Golf Tournament. Standing on the west side of the 7th tee […]

American Idol

Thursday, March 26, 2009


Why did it take so long for American Idol to add a 4th judge?               What were they thinking? By not doing so, the producers were not capitalizing on a proven selling method that has been around since Julius Caesar. In “How to Win Friends and Influence People,” Dale […]

Roger Von Oech

Thursday, March 26, 2009


A Few Good Men. They’re still out there. It seems like it is hard to find them these days with the likes of Bernie Madoff, AIG Morons, and the bunch. But I sure talked to a Good Man last night. Roger Von Oech has been the leading pioneer in Creativity and Innovation for 3 and […]


Thursday, March 26, 2009


When someone says…. “Is it safe?” What does that mean ? Webster defines safe as; 1. Secure from harm, danger, or evil 2. Free from injury or danger 3. Free from riskEvery one of these definitions are horribly wrong.   When you say to someone, “Yes it is safe”, it is never completely secure or […]

Where have all the Cowboys Gone?

Thursday, March 26, 2009


Did this country secretly assassinate all of the business leaders?  The ones with balls I mean. Obviously something happened. I am not sure what. I don’t remember hearing about it on the news. Paula Cole’s hit song my never have been intended to be targeted at the spineless corporate leaders we seem to have running […]

Ms. South Carolina

Wednesday, March 25, 2009


“Brains times Beauty equals a constant”  (B X b = K) In college, I was actually brave enough to say that to two ladies in a bar one night. One was good looking and the other one was not. The not so good looking one said; “That’s not funny….asshole” The hot one said; “I don’t […]

Woody’s Viewpoint

Wednesday, March 25, 2009


Being a rocket scientist isn’t always the glory and glamour you might think. Like all jobs there are times you get assigned to tasks that just are not that sexy. The Space Shuttle External Tank is the big brown tank in the middle of the vehicle. It is covered in a light weight insulation foam. […]