Grrr, Those Bottlenecks!

Assorted Organic Craft Sodas

Murray Pratt

I take a route to work every morning that helps me to arrive at my office with the least amount of friction. I have to take into account the distance …

The Crucible of the Moment

Murray Pratt

There he was, caught on video by a phone in the middle of a mid-town Manhattan eatery. Spouting off because two employees working there were speaking Spanish with one another …

What of our Brad?

Fancy Socks

Murray Pratt

There is a great commercial on radio these days. You remember radio don’t you? It’s that thing that came of age during the Great Depression with those fireside chats with …

Flying Past 100!

Closeup of an Aircraft Patrolled Sign with Maximum Speed Limit

Murray Pratt

Being a supplier to the trucking industry, I realize that the title of this blog might be interpreted with either alarm, or a ‘so what’. It can be interpreted differently …

Just an Ordinary Hero

everyday hero

Murray Pratt

It was a lazy commute during the first week of Spring Break. Spring Break where the kids, teachers and the entire educational system takes 17 days off. I wouldn’t mind …

The Digital ‘Supply Chain’ Gang

Murray Pratt

I am going away for a couple of nights this weekend for the first time in six months. Probably the first time in about three years when it hasn’t been …

Just About an Hour Behind

Hand holding March 11 Daylight Savings Calendar white background

Murray Pratt

It’s all Chris Martin’s fault. I shouldn’t have put his video on when I was writing my blog. What a crazy morning. Monday’s are tough enough as it is. Gotta …

We’re the People That Put the….

annoyed child pinching his nose for smell, sticking out tongue

Murray Pratt

Driving down the road and listening to the radio on my commute this morning, I hear Kelly the DJ, who is also one of the Zamboni Drivers at our local …

Turning the Corner

boy playing ice hockey on the rink

Murray Pratt

They left the dressing room walking 3-feet off the ground. We had just won the second hockey game of the day by a score of 7-1. It came after they …

Color Me… um, Purple?

colorful fruit gum

Murray Pratt

There is such delight in seeing a rainbow. Here on the west coast, I can’t imagine the effect they had on some of the original humans that walked through the …