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Martial arts, primarily tae kwon do and american boxing, have been a part of my life for almost a quarter of a century. The benefits are not only physical and mental, but a sense of ethics/morality is also installed in your mind. 114 more words

Career Break

Enjoying a career break. Harder than you think..

I met a couple recently who were on what they had planned to be a year long career break, travelling around Europe. After 6 months, they had decided they’d had enough of ‘cathedrals and castles’ and were heading home from London. 441 more words


Networking (part 2)

Several months ago, I first wrote about networking. As I said back then, I am not what you might call a natural. I have since pondered the ins and outs of networking many times, and frequently wondered if I am doing enough of it and in the right way. 559 more words


Let’s be honest, police are not very high on the popularity charts.  Whether it is the bribe taking commander-in-chief, the meter maid ticket happy loser or the steroid popping neanderthal whose job is to merely ensure a construction site is not encroached upon, these beloved folks could use some serious PR assistance.   222 more words


On my way...

This is just a quick post! I thought I had better keep the momentum going, as it has been over a week since my first blog entry. 220 more words


We love our gear

If you are like me, you love gear — camping gear, bicycling gear, ski gear, paddling gear — you name it.  If you are curious about what we will packing on our trip to NZ, have a look at… 297 more words