December 2010 Noteworthy News

December 2010 Noteworthy News

  The  CRC  (Carbon Reduction Commitment Scheme)   which was thought to be recycled back to participants as an incentive to reduce omissions has had some further consultation. Those likely to be affected to take a hit, probably at the same time as VAT being hiked, are big high street chains such as Marks & Spencer, [...]
A Series: Outside the Box – Those That Draw Beyond Confines No.25 – Infused with Knowledge: The Tea and Coffee Merchant

A Series: Outside the Box – Those That Draw Beyond Confines No.25 – Infused with Knowledge: The Tea and Coffee Merchant

`At the end of the day'  is not only a well used idiom but also a state of fact, which is many things to many people. For example, for those involved with commercial transactions it might be their signal for the kettle to go on; in another time  for those same people it might have [...]
A Series: Outside the Box – Those That Draw Beyond Confines No.22 – Break Away: Lodging Fusion

A Series: Outside the Box – Those That Draw Beyond Confines No.22 – Break Away: Lodging Fusion

Break Away: Lodging Fusion You’re there and suddenly it’s all worthwhile. But getting there! ....Threats of cancelled flights, traffic jams and suitable bribes for the children.  And then there is all the packing and unpacking!  Oh!  And what about closing down the house?  Who last had the toaster?  Was it unplugged? Did we take the [...]
June 2009 News, Muse and Views

June 2009 News, Muse and Views

Life on Earth climbs out of the Swamp.... “Liquidate labor, liquidate stocks, liquidate the farmers, liquidate real estate. Purge the rottenness out of the system....” This was the advice given by Hoover’s Treasury Secretary, Mellon, during the Great Depression. “ High costs of living and high living will come down. People will work harder, live [...]