March 28, 2008

News & Opinion: Random Links For Your Friday Afternoon

By: Dylan Schleicher @ 6:28 PM – Filed under: Management & Workplace Culture

Here's some things you may find interesting, like we did:
Maya Angelou celebrates turning 80 years old.
Financial firms letting go of thousands of workers - many face unemployment in the real estate and finance fields at all levels.
South African activist Ivan Toms passed away at the age of 55 in his home, this past Tuesday.
The new book: The Fortune Cookie Chronicles: Adventures in the World of Chinese Food - brings to light a truly all-American food item.
Something else to watch out for during airport security screenings .
Take a CREATIVITY break!
And... for all of you sci-fi geeks: Welcome to 'Firefly' Fridays! - courtesy of!!
Little House on the Prairie: The Musical (!?!?!?!?!?!) Yes, tickets go on sale June 27th (Cheers, Half-Pint!)

Happy Friday, everyone!

About Dylan Schleicher

Dylan Schleicher has been a part of the 800-CEO-READ claque since 2003. Even though he's stayed on at the company, he has not stayed put. After beginning in shipping & receiving, he joined customer service and accounting before moving into his current, highly elliptical orbit of duties overseeing the ChangeThis and In the Books websites, the company's annual review of books and in-house design. He lives with his wife and two children in the Washington Heights neighborhood on Milwaukee's West Side.