Monthly Archives: August 2011

Progress?

Another full day spent on promotional work for the books and another day with no new writing. The new book is going to take a long time. I was hoping to have it ready by the end of September. Now … Continue reading

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Working and Wondering III

Part 3 of a diary of an unusual business trip. “God, what is it that I should be? Why did you put me here, what do you expect of me?” I ask. But those are not the real questions I … Continue reading

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How stupid can a human being be?

Latest news – RIYADH (Reuters) – Saudi billionaire Prince Alwaleed bin Talal unveiled plans Tuesday to build the world’s tallest tower in the Red Sea port city of Jeddah, signing a 4.6 billion riyal (755.52 million pounds) contract with Bin … Continue reading

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Working and wondering II

Part 2 of a diary of an unusual business trip. Although the streets are familiar, I am in a place I have not been before, a place where business is not important, where success is not measured in dollars, or … Continue reading

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Working and wondering

Part 1 of a diary of an unusual business trip. After six months of painfully tedious struggle, my favorite business deal is heating up in Barcelona. Damn, I don’t really have time but I need to be there now. I … Continue reading

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New media

I think we may have more of a problem with the media than with the politicians. With an agreement reached on the debt limit, all of the media stories focused on who (Rep or Dem) won and who lost. None … Continue reading

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