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Gardener's Mecca in Minnesota: An Illustration of the "Why"

Along a lonely stretch of highway, near the small town of Zim, Minnesota, one can find a little piece of heaven for gardeners.

Byrns Greenhouse… 864 more words


We are here

Two years ago in the old stables on our farm my husband Seth and I opened a fine art foundry for casting bronze sculpture.We collected tools and equipment, installed electricity and ceilings, built furniture and perfected the process. 194 more words


Why family businesses should welcome women at the helm

Family businesses are a stabilizing force in the Canadian economy and there’s an increasing presence of female leaders driving those businesses. A recent EY global survey of the world’s largest family businesses, … 650 more words


Latsis Award

Very happy to have received the Latsis Research Award last week.

The “Fondation Latsis International” gives research awards to an (untenured) scholar at four selected Swiss universities each year. 68 more words

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Transcription Hell

Transcribing is easily the worst part of the Phd process so far. It makes me tired, grumpy and antisocial. Here are my tips to avoid the pain: 513 more words


Tit for Tat Daddy's Back, and there will be HELL TO PAY! - part 1

It has been quite a while since I sat down and shared and for that I sincerely apologize. As most of you working parents know, there are simply times when your focus needs to be on your family 1000%. 725 more words

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Born in the Business

The year 1970 was a year of new adventures for H. Britt Landrum, Jr. and his wife Nell.  Not only was it the year they decided to open an employment agency, but also the year their first child, Britt Landrum, III was born; born in the business of Human Resources in a literal sense, that is. 47 more words

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