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Why Supermarkets Aren't So Super

This Foodie Friday is all about shopping. After all, with the weekend upon us who isn’t going to head to the market to purchase small things such as snacks and refreshments or larger things such as meats and produce for a late season cookout? 513 more words

Thinking Aloud

Hong Kong stars Budget Consultations

On October 3, the Government of Hong Kong announced the public consultation exercise for the 2017 Policy Address and the 2017-2018 Budget.

The Chief Executive’s Policy Address is usually given in January, while the Budget is unveiled during the following month. 62 more words

Business And Economy

USAID, NOCCI set innovation workshop in Dumaguete City

By Jennifer Catan-Tilos

DUMAGUETE CITY (PIA) – The Negros Oriental Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Inc. (NOCCI) will host a regional focused innovation workshop together with United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Science, Technology, Research and Innovation for Development (STRIDE) on October 20 in the city. 198 more words

Dumaguete City


It’s Yom Kippur, the holiest day of the Jewish year.  This was a post from several years ago which I also re-posted last year.  In reading it over I realize that I hit on many of… 442 more words

Business Thinking

Business Sins And Atonement

This evening Yom Kippur begins. Even if you’re not Jewish you probably know that this is the holiest day on the Jewish calendar and is a day spent fasting while focusing on a few things. 392 more words

Business Thinking

Marita: Loves the strike down of one portion of Obama's overall little legacy

Link to: Striking down Obama’s climate legacy has its day in court


This week, I knew early on what my topic would be. For the past couple years, I’ve followed the Obama administration’s Clean Power Plan (CPP)—including offering public comment at one of the EPA’S “listening sessions” in Atlanta. 1,386 more words