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How To Sell More Wine

I like wine, and a particularly like Italian wines.  The trouble is, after I have tasted some wonder wine or other I have a heck

Imagine a Nation

I want you, dear reader, to use your imagination for a moment. I shall now provide a little mental stimulation and tell you which nation

Crazynomics

One of my Banking and Finance Master students at the Il Sole 24 Ore business school where I teach made a comment which got me

What You Can Do in the USA

I came across this little jewel of political satire whilst stumbling along using StumbleUpon. Somehow, I don’t think a video like this would last too

The Size of Newspapers

Awkward things newspapers. The full size versions that are still here and there are so huge and ungainly that you risk punching someone in the

The Web v Shops.

I’m sort of toying with the idea of recording a few .mp3 bits and bobs for my Englishisin web site, so the other day, I

An interesting request

Someone, I won’t say who, asked if I had any unpublished stories kicking around.  This person wants to translate a story for a translation competition. 

A success story

One of my students; and I deal with the less advanced levels; managed to land what could well be the job of this person’s dreams.