Paris: Horsedrawn omnibus on avenue des gobelins.

ANN: Recording new video classes

Tomorrow I am going off to a decent site, with hopefully some better mics than I have, to record a couple of new videos for sale at the store. I will do at least one that is pretty much what I give my coaching clients to start these days. It will be priced low enough to be accessible to everyone …

Mary McQueen on Dragon’s Den: 2HiPo on National TV

Did you know that one of my raving fans and frequent commenters, Mary McQueen, appeared on the CBC show, Dragons’ Den? It’s like the American Shark Tank, where entrepreneurs make a pitch before a team of investors trying to get money. Mary pitched her brilliant Hand & Beak business: she makes greeting cards with her lovebird partner, Luigi. No, he’s …

Short Hiatus for New Family Addition

During the lull between the main snow and the forecasted lake effect snows during this blizzard here in northern Indiana on Wednesday, our new baby decided to accelerate her arrival. A lot. Upshot is that we have a perfectly wonderful new baby girl — her and her mother are both doing fine — and are even back at home. But …

What I'm Reading

I noticed that I did not actually say what I was reading these days in my prior posting asking you for your list. My stack includes:

No Flooding at Requisite Writing Central

As some of you probably know, some of my partners have been washed out in Cedar Rapids and southern Indiana. Thus far we at The Manasclerk Company headquarters have been able to escape these 500-year rainfall events here in Indiana’s North End. But I’ve still been very busy with a new program that I’m rolling out. Stay tuned.

New Podcast Series: A Conversation with Luc Hoebeke

Announcing a new podcast series from my interview with Luc Hoebeke outside of Leuven in spring 2007.

Site Maintenance

On Monday, 2006 March 20, we will be doing some minor site maintenance from noon to 14:00 GMT. We apologize for the inconvenience.

Added Galli’s Advance Cache for WordPress

For those who are interested, we have added the Advanced WordPress Cache from Richard Galli. This should increase the speed of this part of the our site. Please let me know if there are any problems resulting from this.