ManagementSpeak: That’s not how I would have done it.

Translation: If I actually knew what I wanted I’d be pretty sure this isn’t it.

KJR Club member Tom Grube did a better job of phrase-spotting than I’d have managed.

Bits, pieces, odds and ends:

A couple of weeks ago I gave Mark Gibbs the credit, but it was Abe Lincoln who said “People who like this sort of thing will find this to be the sort of thing they like,” long before Mark did.

Sorry Abe.

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Not a correction:

Last week I said the worst of the worst when it came to budget-cuts would be decisions to defer non-discretionary spending.