Archive for November, 2008

Linguistic facts from India

On one of my flights I came across an interesting article in the flight magazine “Atmosphere”. It includes some interesting linguistic facts about words that we use in our daily life, without knowing that they originated in India.   Since the Sanskrit language will be mentioned several times, I’ll just remind that the Sanskrit is the [...]

Manager’s promises

The recent world financial crisis is now followed by rumors and then practical actions toward manpower cuts. In some cases it seems that executives are “riding” the situation in order to make some efficiency cuts, but surprisingly we meet a new phenomenon of CEO’s declaring that they won’t take advantage of the situation and they [...]