Caveat Emptor

Business Week’s  2014 ranking of MBA programs makes the magazine surveyors a laughing stock. It takes little a […]

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A Connected Walk in the Park

Wednesday, September 10, is World Suicide Prevention Day. This year’s theme is ‘Suicide Prevention: One World […]

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A worthwhile bet?

At 35.65% Japan has a higher taxation rate than any other country in the world, except the United States (40%) […]

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Economic Outlook ’14

Yesterday I joined a press conference at the Foreign Correspondents Club of Japan at which three leading Japan […]

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Mystic Feeling

I love scuba diving. There is something special about donning the gear to give you the ability to mimic, fleet […]

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The making of champions

In an earlier blog article, I posted a press interview of three legendary athletes in track and field: Carl Le […]

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Cruising

For a long time, too long a time, I thought that cruising was a snooty affair. I journeyed around the world bu […]

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The Great Gatsby

Baz Luhrmann’s new version of The Great Gatsby premiered in Seattle yesterday and I was first in line to see i […]

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