Many people have supported and encouraged my efforts in creating this book, and although I cannot name every one, I do want to mention a few.
Marc Padellaro, who teaches me more about everything every day and for whose friendship I am eternally grateful. He is a mensch above menschen.
Roger Weisman, who inspires me with his breadth of knowledge and insight.
Laurie Swett, my first and longest supporter, who really is as nice as people think she is.
Michael Harrison, my great friend and mentor.
Ron Nathan, a friend I can always count on.
Mark Peterman, Janice Peterman, and Laurie Priest of the peaceable kingdom, who help keep me centered.
Joe Newpol, Iris Berdrow, and Aaron Nurick, my colleagues at Bentley University who educate ...