Reader Katelyn has a gripe to pick with me. According to her, I should be advising women in long term relationships to give their man a marriage ultimatum marry her after a maximum of five years of dating, or she’ll run a mile. “Haven’t you seen He’s Just Not That Into You?” Katelyn wrote to me in an email, referring to the part in the film where Jennifer Aniston’s character leaves Ben Affleck after dating him for seven years because he refuses to get hitched to her.
At about the same time, however, the madness generated by the ill informed and economically illiterate noisemakers began to quiet. “Phew,” the business establishment seemed to say, “Glad that’s over with.” But a closer look reveals that nothing was really over with, and that, in fact, the reverse had happened. While some of the craziest slogans (“Capitalism is Death”) had faded away, the backlash was not gone but had gone mainstream.
Alas, it was back to concrete before I knew it. Both my archilles tendons were hurting and my left plantar was twinging away too. Although I no history of injuries to these critical spots, I decided that I would not risk them and just walk the rest of the way to the finish..
What has been most challenging about learning how to run and exercise and get healthy has been developing the patience to do so. For all of my bravado about my laid back personality, I am not a very patient person. I am when I’m teaching. “She looked simple and elegant the night’s clear winner,” says New York City based stylist Hillary Cooper. “The warm maroon dress the color of the season sculpted her figure perfectly,” adds stylist Sam Russell, who has worked with Mad Men’s Jon Hamm. “Just a hint of brocade another seasonal trend at the neckline provided a nice frame for her clean makeup.
MURPHY ON CURRY: Eric work hard this summer definitely inspired me. Seeing him get in the gym those late nights with those long rehab sessions he had. Just watching him go through that was a testament to his work ethic, spirt, heart and passion he has for this team.
There are groups around the world that are working on wingsuit flying where you do not land with a parachute. In my mind this is a little to dicey. But if flying suit technology and piloting skill improves to the point where you can slow down your flying so that you can land without a chute, then they may have something there.
I also spoke about the key principals brand behaviours you need to adopt when tryign to create a tribal idea an idea which sparks a rapid mobilisaiton of . Click through to slideshare and check the pages for all my speaker notes which explain some of the points if the images aren clear. Had a great time at Nokia World and will be blogging on it this week..