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Project Planning Lessons Learned

GB at work in real life, explaining one of her two posters shown at the UWI’s Research Days 2015 on 10 February 2015 In case you didn’t know it, my latest project in life is to take a course in project planning … Continue reading

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Counting my blessings… why wait for 2015

You know, I just realized that I can begin counting my blessings even as I sit here typing… good things happen minutely and by cultivating an attitude of thanksgiving I’m already on the road to achieving good health.  Why would … Continue reading

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Year in Review 2014

As 2014 draws to a close in 66 minutes time I thought to close the year with what is becoming an increasingly rare appearance by me on this site.  For this review, I have reflected about why this is true, since … Continue reading

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Zeroing in on the value of informalism

This text is from an e-mail that I contemplated sending to my boss. We spoke about it instead, and he debunked my ideas and simplistic analysis, but I still think that they bear some consideration: In my view, we cannot … Continue reading

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I’m Losing Weight!

I’m losing weight!  I really am!  Of course, I really have lost a few kilos because I have had to walk everywhere since my car broke down again, and I am very grateful for that.   Both my sister and my … Continue reading

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Let Justice Reign

It has come to pass that I have done what I swore that I would not do, and it hasn’t killed me.  I had said that I would not allow any month to pass without me uploading an entry … Continue reading

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Sunday Afternoon Blues

I give sincere thanks for my job because it pays most of my bills.  However, I cannot deny that the thought of going back to work tomorrow, the first time since 30 June, fills me with dread.  Having Sunday afternoon blues … Continue reading

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Farewell, Orkut

I know that my tag here says that I’m trying to become more interesting by the day, but I’m saying farewell to Orkut today, having received an e-mail informing me that the site will be closed at the end of … Continue reading

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Appreciating Appreciative Inquiry

As you may know,  I have been doing doctoral studies for the past three years.  This moves into a new phase this week where I have to demonstrate that the pronouncements that I have made and the reflections that I … Continue reading

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Ultimate triumphs: A test of character for Brazil

I have to say that although I have supported Germany since the start of the World Cup 2014 in football last month I look forward to the third place playoff between Brazil and the Netherlands tomorrow with bated breath.  For me, this … Continue reading

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