Category Archives: The Book

It’s here!

Look what I have in my very own hands!! In theory it goes on sale sometime in April, but Amazon is saying they’ll have it by March 23. And now Bol.com as well as Amazon.co.uk have it, so my Dutch … Continue reading

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I’m famous!

I think this is my very first press release – at least, the first one that’s actually about me rather than just mentioning me tangentially. Seems a little funny to have my company publicizing csomething I actually wrote before coming … Continue reading

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Book puff!

I’ve received the copy for my book jacket from the publishers, and I love it. (I am tempted to keep this around at work, where I am working on a project involving the very stuff I wrote about, in case … Continue reading

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I have a book cover, look! Also, I had to laugh: the check for the second half of my advance came today (yay for prompt paying!) and apparently I am on the Success Bus: (Apparently that’s what happens when you … Continue reading

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first book post is up!

In case you were wondering: For anyone who wants to know what my book is actually about, I’m writing a few blogposts on the basics, in very basic terms. The first one, “What is a Business Process and Why Should … Continue reading

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choosing an Author Photo

This is hard! It’s made a bit easier because Ted has all our photos organized in iPhoto so that I can just sort for the ones with my face, but still it’s a tough decision. First, of course, there’s ruling … Continue reading

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I have a funny feeling about this…

My to-do list for today goes: 1. Finish revising book per Ted’s edits 2. Send book to editor (one mega-Word file, separate .ppt file for each graphic) 3. Erg 18km 4. Get book printed out, send that to publisher. 5. … Continue reading

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Recovering

Main goal for today: make the bed,because when you spend this much time in it, you really notice all the shed people- and cat-hair. And maybe I’ll eat something (total for the last 24 hours: some berries and a soft … Continue reading

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done again

The book’s done, again. That isn’t the first time I’ve said that and it won’t be the last. There was when it was done enough to submit, then again when all the chapters were more or less written – with … Continue reading

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getting through a day at a time

8K erged,the chapter on project management of process initiatives is finally finished complete with sample project plan (finished until I think of something else to say, anyway), I bought kitty litter, and I’ve applied for two more jobs. It’s astonishing … Continue reading

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