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One More Thank You for 2007

post # 483 — January 8, 2008 — a General post

It is already 2008 but I would like to pause for a moment before we move forward into the New Year. As you know, I truly appreciate and value the ways with which you share your thoughts and ideas. The last twelve months have been extremely stimulating and your contributions have helped shape the ideas and projects that grew out of this blog. My new book, Strategy and the Fat Smoker, is now officially out and the coming months promise to bring new possibilities for exchanges and discussions. Although the list below concerns the last three months, I would like to extend a sincere thank you to everyone that has contributed, in one way or another, to a successful year.


Aina-David Adewunmi, Harry Alexander, Antoine Henry De Frahan, Dale Arseneault, Alex Bell, Connie Bensen, David J. Bilinsky, Wally Bock, Kathleen Bradley, Pawel Brodzinski, Paul Brown, Anita Bruzzese, Duncan Bucknell, Jim Bullock, BOB COFFEY, Shawn Callahan, Sean Campbell, Leading Change, James Cherkoff, Andrew Chiu, Alison Clayton-Smith, John Corr, Stuart Cross, Dan, Daniel, Mike DeWitt, John Dillard, George Dinwiddie, Dominique, Jim Donovan, Stephen Downes, Francis Egenias, Heidi Ehlers, Ron Evans, David Ewing, Brad Farris, 360 Degree Feedback, Steve Ferrara, Ken Flowers, Jordan Furlong, Galba Bright At Tune Up Your EQ, Gareth Garvey, Gautam, Alexei Ghertescu, Mahesh Golani, James T Gold, Michelle Golden, Gowri, Charles H. Green, Peter Gwizdalla, Ford Harding, Ted Harro, Joel H Head, Meredith Hernandezon, Scot Herrick, Lori Herz, T Hose, Andrea Howe, Dan Hull, Kami Huyse, Shama Hyder, Ida, Illya, Maz Iqbal, Carl Isenburg, Jaime @ Fitzgerald Analytics, Amyn Jassani, Jennifer, Timothy Johnson, Jon, Jay K, K.Sako, Anthony Kearns, Kelvin, Shaun Kieran, Cary King, David Kirk, Ed Kless, David Koopmans, Lance, Natalia Ledneva, Joe Leverich, Diane Levin, Susan Cartier Liebel, Ian M, Scott M, Steen Madsen, Nick Mallett, Maria, Maria Marik, Marina, Arnoud Martens, Chris Martin, Scott McArthur, Nick McCormick, Jim McGee, Bob McIlree, Scott Messinger, Michael D. Haberman, Mike, Karen Morath, Michael Netzley, Justin North, Sameer Panchangam, Parvathy, Steve Pashley, Bill Peper, Florin Petean, Mehmet Poyraz, Rachel, Prem Rao, Gareth Reeves, Beth Robinson, Johanna Rothman, Stephen Ruben, Samantha, Jason Schoolmeester, Bryan I. Schwartz, Paul Shillam, Carl A. Singer, Mike Spack, David Speight, Jim Stroup, Ted Demopoulos, Blogging For Business, Jeff Temple, Charlie Thalheimer, Brian Tingley, Tom “Bald Dog” Varjan, Keith C Vick, Ashutosh Wakankar, Mike Wallace, Susie Wee, Jason Whaley, Stephen M. Worrall


Golden Practices


Juggling Many Hats

StrategyDriven (also: here)

The Employee Factor


Wally Bock said:

I have to say that I keep this site on my daily read for two reasons. The first is that I value your insights and I have since I first read Trusted Advisor. But I also appreciate the way you bring out good conversation and helpful ideas from the rest of us. Thanks.

posted on January 8, 2008

Shama Hyder said:

Thank you for the shout-out. Your blog is a pleasure to read!

posted on January 9, 2008

Gautam Ghosh said:

Dear David,

It’s the thought provoking posts of yours that encourages me to join the conversation :)

Thanks for encouraging me to always stretch my mind and think beyond the obvious!



posted on January 9, 2008

Jim Stroup said:

I am very happy to join the chorus of endorsement, here, for the value of having your insight and expression available to us in this form – this blog is a part of my daily reading as well, and I thank you for it!

posted on January 9, 2008

Justine said:

new joiner!

posted on January 10, 2008

David J. Bilinsky said:


A warm Happy New Year and Best Wishes for 2008! I look forward to continued thoughtful discussions and dialogue stimulated by your postings and musings.

This is a fine example of how a community can grow and gain knowledge and wisdom by tapping into our collective experiences. Life is not a dress rehearsal – we all learn from each other.

Or, as one anonymous author said: “Learn from the mistakes of others. You can’t live long enough to make them all yourself.” *sigh*



David J. Bilinsky


blog: http://www.thoughtfullaw.com

Editor-in-Chief, Law Practice Magazine

Chair, Pacific Legal Technology Conference

Vancouver, BC

posted on January 11, 2008

Connie Bensen said:

Thank you for the gift of your book. It’s certainly filled with many wonderful nuggets in strategy planning.

posted on January 12, 2008

Galba Bright of Tune up your EQ said:

Hello David:

I wish you all the best for the New Year. I look forward to being part of the conversation this year and I’m grateful for the link.

posted on February 3, 2008

Samantha said:

Your blog is a must read for everyone !

posted on March 20, 2008