Monthly Archives: December 2010

BEST PRACTICE: include “Session Purpose”, “Session Goals” and “Preparations” clauses to your meeting invites!

2010 12 09 MV: Ambiguity is the hidden serial killer of productivity in any organization. In organizations which hold lots of meetings with lots of attendees, much time is wasted with poorly-worded invites. Obscure titles, no clear purpose or goals… … Continue reading

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HOW TO: Disassemble & Service the Angler’s Roost Spey Reels

2010 12 06 MV: Angler’s Roost Enterprises – an eBay website which is the brainchild of innovative fly fishing legend John Kuhn – has recently been producing some outstanding variable-drag traditional and spey reels. These reels run $59.95 to $89.95, … Continue reading

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COOL CHRISTMAS GIFT – MARK’S COOL DIY TYVEK WALLET !

Looking for a clever gift for all your boys this Christmas? Running low on finances? Believe in the quality of hand-made over store-bought? This year I’ve devised what I think is the coolest, easiest, most practical Tyvek wallet you’re ever going … Continue reading

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HOW TO: Change an invalid page layout in SharePoint 2007

2010 12 02 MV to All: This morning I was asked to provision 2 new SP2007 publishing websites based on a client’s existing site template (created by Save Site As Template); historically lots of people have trouble template-ing publishing sites, … Continue reading

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