The Truth About the Workplace

Your business just turned two years old, and you are holding a party to celebrate. Beginning with just five employees, you now have triple that many. Tonight, you are asking yourself one question: How can I hire more people like the 10% or so who … [Read more]

The Road Not Taken

The name for this website was inspired by Robert Frost's poem, "The Road Not Taken." Choices in my own life took me to a place where I was unsure of my next step. I had resigned from a position many folks aspire to. It was "secure" and paid … [Read more]

The Difference Between a Chef and a Cook

ATMOSPHERE, presentation, service, location … all add to the pleasure of dining out. When everything BUT the food is superb, though, it’s like hearing a beautiful lady spout obscenity. It just doesn't gel. Without magic in the kitchen, the waitstaff … [Read more]