Montreal’s Blue Metropolis International Literary Festival continues to offer a robust and catholic program, with guests this year including Esi Edugyan, Annie Proulx and David Clayton-Thomas.
In the beginning The most widely read book on economics in history (with the possible exception of “Wealth of Nations” by Adam Smith) was a book by a self-taught political economist named Henry George. His formal education ended at age 14. He made his living as a journalist and later became a politician. Yet, his […]
“Everyone has failed, everyone has misspoken, everyone has meant well but done the wrong thing. Your favorite restaurants, cafes and books have all gotten a one-star review along the way. No brand is perfect, no individual can pretend to be either. Perfect can’t possibly be the goal. We’re left with generous, important and human instead.” […]
Huge fun with the poem writing on Day 24 of NaPoWriMo. I got to dive into my etymological dictionary and create a word salad or lexical slaw.
The Institute of North American Studies (IEN) is one of Barcelona’s oldest, largest and most prestigious language schools. The IEN started teaching English to the local population back in 1960 and since then around half a million students have passed through its classrooms. A few months ago the Director of the IEN announced that the […]
Togel SGP Atletico Madrid vs Valencia Spanyol – Divisi Primera Tanggal: Kamis, 25 April 2019 Kick-off pukul 03:00 WIB Tempat: Wanda Metropolitano (Madrid) Tidak boleh kalah jadi misi yang wajib diusung Diego Moratta cs di pertandingan Atletico Madrid vs Valencia di Stadion Wanda Metropolitano, Kamis (25/4/2019). Meraih hasil imbang pun tak masalah bagi pasukan […]
Following on from my previous post who’s George Formby, I happened to be watching the Formula 1 motor racing at the weekend and was reminded of Jochen Rindt which leaves you dear reader with the question, who? Motor racing has always been a very dangerous profession especially during the 1960’s and 70’s where it was […]
The American Marketing Association encourages embracing ethical values. “This means building relationships and enhancing consumer confidence in the integrity of marketing by affirming these core values: honesty, responsibility, fairness, respect, transparency and citizenship.” The AMA recognizes that “every industry sector and marketing sub-discipline (e.g., marketing research, e-commerce, Internet selling, direct marketing, and advertising) has its […]
Arsenal has been relieved in hopes of landing a PSG midfielder, while Manchester United has a LaLiga star in their sights while trying to fill Ander Herrera's boots, according to European newspapers on Tuesday. ARSENAL HAS HOPED ON PSG STAR The hopes of the Arsenal signing the PSG midfielder Christopher Nkunku they were upgraded after […]
Since the agricultural, and more recently the industrial revolution, specialization has been one of the key drivers of human economic progress. It allows for a unique win-win situation: You focus on what you do best. I do what I do best. Then we trade. In total, we produce better and more things, which keeps increasing […]
When writing that important memo, keep the following in mind.