I am writing this morning from Palm Beach Gardens, Florida. My wife Gayle and I are visiting our two youngest (Kristina-24, a 3rd grade teacher in Palm Beach County; Matt-21, a student, baseball player and middle school baseball coach) before I leave on Monday for my week 3-week “silk road” speaking tour. I leave early Monday morning and fly to Washington, DC to interview my second guest, Dr. Jack London, Executive Chairman and Chairman of the Board of CACI, Inc., on my new internet show, The C-Suite Coaching Show with John Mattone. My show can be accessed on The CEO Magazine’s website in the next two weeks. We will have one show per month in 2014. I will write about the premise of the show in my next blog!Late Monday night I will fly from Washington to Istanbul Turkey. I am keynoting the HR Summit on the 12th and will then have a private engagement with Tofas, Inc., the large Turkish auto company on the 13th. I will then fly to Karachi, Pakistan on the 14th and will be presenting three Talent Leadership events….Karachi on the 17th, Lahore on the 19th, and Islamabad on the 21st. I am honored to be teaming up with the Quickbiz Group and IntelAct, Inc., leading event and training companies in Pakistan. I will then fly to Botswana, Africa for an event on the 25th and then back to Azerbaijan for an event on the 27th! Back to Orlando on the 28th! better start packing! I’ll update everyone along the way…..