Hiring the Unhireable

There’s a bakery in South Yonkers, NY called Greyston Bakery. I got pretty excited when I learned that the brownies they make (17 tons of them a day) are sold at Whole Foods and are key ingredients in Ben and Jerry’s ice cream. But my excitement grew when I learned...

Capital One: The Un-Predator?

I often find myself at the new Captial One 360/Peets Café in Brookline, the town next to Boston, where I live, spending a few hours doing some work. I’ve gotten to know everyone that works there, and it’s kind of become my “Cheers”. One bright morning at the café, a...