Envisioning Elegant Endings

Envisioning Elegant Endings

Endings don’t have to be failures, especially when choose to end a project or shut down a business… I’ve learned to envision the ideal end to any project before I begin it now – even the best gigs don’t last forever. Nor should they. [Samin Nosrat]  ...
Dining Out On Customer Experience

Dining Out On Customer Experience

Have you ever had a really good experience dining out?   Perhaps it was at a restaurant that everyone had been talking about. Somewhere you were really looking forward to visiting.   It was easy to find their reservation page online and you were able to book...
What Do You Think Of This Idea?

What Do You Think Of This Idea?

In the words of Joan Didion, “I write to know what I think.*”   This morning I was watching clips from Night of Too Many Stars, an HBO awareness and fund raiser for Autism. Acts from well known comedians and celebrities were interspersed with stories about...
Jim The Penman

Jim The Penman

On the last weekend of every month, artist Emanuel Ninger would take the ferry from his farm in New Jersey to New York where he could convert his paintings into ready cash.   On the evening of March 28, 1896, having concluded his business and his shopping, Ninger...
A Singular Impresario

A Singular Impresario

An impresario is the one who makes something happen.   Adam Goodburn is an impresario in the best sense. He created Singular Productions in 2007 with the intent to present music theatre works that would not otherwise be seen in South Australia.  ...