Monthly Archives: September 2013

Quotes + Thoughts | On life [2]

“Live with intention. Walk to the edge. Listen hard. Practice wellness. Play with abandon. Laugh. Choose with no regret. Continue to learn. Appreciate your friends. Do what you love. Live as if this is all there is.”   ~ Mary Ann … Continue reading

Posted in USA | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Caricature of the day | An ophthalmologist who needs an eye exam

Inspiration: Lebanon Spring Blog

Posted in Syria | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Quotes + Thoughts | Einstein on nurturing and sustaining an inquisitive mind

“I have no special talents. I am passionately curious.”   ~ Albert Einstein (1879 – 1955)

Posted in Germany, USA | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Quotes + Thoughts | On Life [1]

“Life is really short. Your time here is finite and your days are calculated. Live it up! Travel more, travel often, getting lost is the best way to find yourself. Dream. Everything that’s real today was a dream yesterday. Explore … Continue reading

Posted in USA | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Quotes + Thoughts | On empowered citizens

“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has.”   ~ Margaret Mead – American cultural anthropologist (1901 – 1978) Inspiration: Collective Good

Posted in USA | Tagged , | Leave a comment

The Circular Economy – giving businesses something good to think about…

The Circular Economy 100 is an initiative from the US-based Ellen MacArthur Foundation which a global platform bringing together leading companies, emerging innovators and regions to accelerate the transition to a circular economy over a 1000-day (3 year) period. The … Continue reading

Posted in Sustainable Solutions, USA | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Hotel Branding | ALTternative brand-building route to target Gen Y [4]

Still on Canadian boutique hotel company, ALT Hotels that promotes itself through their cheeky “We Do Less” campaign. ALT Hotels which may be low on amenities and facilities, but no doubt high on personality and attitude, demonstrates how it stays … Continue reading

Posted in Canada | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment