Grand Jersey: A Tribute to a Grand Hotel!

Though the News item about Hand Picked Hotels, the mega hotelier, buying the Grand Jersey in Jersey Island on the Channel Islands had been in the media for quite some months, I wasn’t bothered much. It wasn’t my business; after...

/ February 20, 2015

Abyssinia Restaurant: Recipes That Have Survived For Centuries!

Abyssinia: The Gift of the Blue Nile in the Horn of Africa. Abyssinia is the old name of the present day Ethiopia. There is a mention of this place, I was told, in the Old Testament, and they say King...

/ January 21, 2015

Rosetta: Subtle Flavor with Strong Fragrance!

While we were having dinner at home the other night, our causal dinner time conversation moved on to the articles (reviews) I often write about Branding, Logo and Marketing strategies in businesses, including fashion designing, hospitality, IT, service and other...

/ January 12, 2015

Ghent, Cologne Germany Trip

The Christmas markets in Ghent and Cologne in Germany are wonderful. In fact, the drive to Cologne via Bruges in Belgium and Ghent in Germany is awesome!

/ December 19, 2014

Madrid, Toledo Spain Trip

Beautiful Toledo and Madrid in Spain.

/ May 19, 2014

Let The Phone Fall From The Dashboard!

Have you ever noticed while driving that if your mobile phone falls from you dashboard, you tend to get so much worked up? You lose focus on the driving, you tend to become anxious and most often than not you...

/ April 30, 2014
business strategy

Can Business Strategy Advice Really Help?

It is quite a predicament that small business owners face when it comes to getting strategy advice. Time and again I have seen consultants offer some insights into how a small brand may enter a highly competitive market and gain...

/ March 31, 2014