Well, this is quite cool - readers are reaching out and meeting each other in the comments.
Carole Waihai announced an event next Thursday -
We (coworking group) are organizing an entrepreneur drink this Thursday 20 January 2011 at 7.30pm at Paddy O’Shea’s (Irish bar at Dongzhimen). Join an meet us~ You can contact me at carole.waihai[at]gmail.com
I'm not unaffiliated and don't know the people going personally, but I know I've got a bunch of readers and friends and colleagues in Beijing, and maybe that event would be interesting to some of y'all.
Wish I was there - regards from Singapore, and have fun on Thursday everyone.
I laid down last night at 6:20PM for a 20 minute nap.
Knowing myself, I knew there was a real chance it would turn into a one hour nap. And that'd be good, too.
I woke up this morning at 7:50AM.
And I feel terrific.
I've become more conscious of how sleep interacts with other elements of life. There's certain types of days I can run well on without much sleep. The really grand secret of both managing people and of management consulting is that often, it looks like this --
A couple weeks ago I woke up to a strange e-mail. The subject said "Speaking Opportunity", which I immediately thought must be spam.
But it wasn't.
A guy named Luke, who has been reading my site for a while, just happens to be the president of the Entrepreneur's Club at the University of Kentucky. His club needed a speaker for the kick off event and he wanted to know if I'd be interested.