Never too late to get in on a discussion Amanda! Though with this internet stuff, you blink, it's no longer the flavor of the month, Twitter has been replaced by an uber-social network called MyTwitBook and we start all over again, LOL. Peace friend,- Ty
Really enjoyed browsing your stuff! Also hear ya on the Twitter talk as per The Dark Side of Twitter. Not sure if you saw the piece I just did on Twitter for this weeks feature. If not give it a look-see, give me your your thunks!
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Thanks for the encouragement; coming from you it means a lot! I'm enjoying your posts, tweets, etc. By the way, have you been following the "discussions" of the NY Times and NRN articles about "foo foo" NY and Hollywood restaurants being forced to loose their attitude and actually be nice to customers? This one really has me going! I put up a blog post about it on FohBoh yesterday. I'd be curious to hear your thoughts. All the best. -Jim Kohn, www.theCustomerServicesolution.com
Amanda - I've been enjoying FohBoh, and I find your content particularly worthwhile. Your unique perspective is so refreshing in this challenging environment. Keep up the great work, Tweet on, and thank you. - Jim Kohn, www.theCustomerServiceSolution.com
I'm not sure if it's me or the t-shirt, but it gets a lot of attention! Smart to put the url on the back. I'll follow up with CHART's board member in charge of the Cleveland Conference about the breakout.
Hi Amanda - We are currently moving, so our email is down for a few days. Please feel free to contact me via phone at your earliest convenience. I left an email with my contact info. Have a great New Year!
Just spotted your message.
Wow, your model feels like family.
Love your Ghandi quote...my current favorite: If you don’t become the ocean, you’ll be seasick everyday...I need a bit more out-of-control-freak in me right now.
Will review what I can and connect.
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