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Word Cloud for MBWA, 2015 edition

More than six years ago, I created a wordle of my 10 most popular blog posts. Back then, word clouds were relatively new and I thought it was an interesting way to explore what I had been writing about. Some words were expected – performance, scorecard, objectives, strategy, metrics. Others were a bit more surprising –…

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Welcome to JonathanBecher.com!

Loyal Readers, You may have noticed things look a bit different around here. I am pleased to welcome you to JonathanBecher.com – the new home of my blog “Manage by Walking Around.” I hope you enjoy the new look and functionality. Change presents opportunity but also comes with challenges. Some of you may have accidentally…

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Healthy blog!

MBWA stats for 2010

WordPress.com provides a wide variety of statistics that help you understand the health of your blog.  Like most metrics, the WP statistics are one part useful and one part entertainment.  To reinforce both of these attributes, earlier this month WP sent an email with their take on my blog.    I’ve borrowed from their email but sprinkled in…

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Grading My 2010 Resolutions

How did I do with my 2010 tongue-in-cheek New Year’s resolutions?  A report card: 10. Less BlackBerry reading; more blackberry eating Fail.  I read more BlackBerry emails than I ate blackberries. 9.  Avoid 2010 meaning that I traveled to 20 cities on 10 airlines Partial credit.  16 cities on 6 airlines. 8.  Leverage twitter without…

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