The event of the day is Dunkin' Brands in Las Vegas. Take a look at their website. A quick scan of the front page reveals that they're looking for people who'll be passionate, and that stories are what you'll find on their press page. I'm sure they can appreciate Tom's message. The slides are here: Final Version and Long Version.
Before blogging became all the rage, Tom was posting book reviews and Observations (essentially early blog posts) to this site. You can find the archives below.
What we're talking about
on the front page.