There is a thing that sometimes happens in rowing that is hard to achieve and hard to define. Many crews, even winning crews, never really find it. Others find it but can’t sustain it. It’s called ‘swing.’ It only happens when all eight oarsmen are rowing in such perfect unison that no single action by any one is out of synch with those of all the others….Poetry, that’s what a good swing looks like.
Sending an announcement mail without considering your audience is like writing a love letter and then addressing it “to whom it may concern“.
A moment of silence for anyone whose company sold for hundreds of millions of dollars today.