Monthly Archives: January 2008

Everybody say “Awww” for the Poor Bankers!

So here’s the scenario:  There is a group of people who are hugely well paid, powerful, and employed for their judgement and ability to assess risk.  These people decide to ignore decades of common sense and industry wisdom, and start … Continue reading

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Pictures of Zanzibar: This is a little saccharine, but the romance of backstreets Zanzibar/ Lamu/ Dar es Salaam is still there

 

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If Life is About Ticking all the Boxes, Then Here is Another Little Tick

    If you can read that, it shows me having PRINCE2 Foundation, and PRINCE2 Practitioner certifications.  Sometime in 2008 I will have 4,500 hours of PM experience in my diary, and will try for the big one, the PMP.  … Continue reading

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Talkin’ ‘Bout Mah Generation (or Die Yuppie Die)

Greg Sheridan, Foreign affairs editor for The Australian, starts a eulogy with "What can you say about a man who tells the door-to-door Greenpeace activist ‘I can’t stay and chat, I am barbecueing a whale on my wood-chip barbecue out the … Continue reading

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