Extra Points – The World’s Greatest Martini

The World’s Greatest Martini Last week, I was in San Francisco for a meeting with Alan Weiss and two of my colleagues, Noah Fleming and Gary Patterson. We were having a cocktail in the bar at Ame, which is a fabulous restaurant in the St. Regis Hotel at Union...

Extra Points – Being Gracious

Being Gracious While I was in San Francisco last week on a business trip, I happened to run into Michael Jordan. Not the “fake” Michael Jordan featured in the commercial. The dude who scored about 40,000 points in the National Basketball Association. He...

San Francisco Journal #1

Day 1 in San Francisco turned out to be eventful. I am in the City by the Bay for the Alan Weiss Mentor Summit. It’s a conference where all the world class consultants in Alan’s community congregate about every 9 months to learn more about our business, to...

Debrief from the Mentor Summit in San Francisco

My wife Barb and I spent a wonderful three days in San Francisco.  I was attending the Alan Weiss Mentor Summit and Barb was, well, on vacation!  According to the weather prognosticators, it was supposed to rain all three days.  Gladly, they missed the mark.  It was...