Category: Michael’s Happenings

Behavior vs. Behaviour

When I started working with David Ferris in the late 1990s, since many of our clients were in America, I gave up my New Zealand English for American spelling. Even though I should go back to New Zealand English now, I prefer the American way of spelling many […]

But we have the same Queen!

There has been some discussion in the UK about making it easier for New Zealand and Australian citizens to enter the country, among other members of Commonwealth countries: During a debate in parliament at Westminster this week it was argued Europeans were being unfairly favoured over citizens from […]

Getting into 2015

2015 is well underway, with various projects, conferences, and trips starting to take shape in my calendar. I am looking forward to working hard (and smart) in 2015, and I wish you every success as you start to plan your activities and contributions for the year ahead. I […]

Review of Four Days in Poland

My time in Poland has come to an end. A few comments after leaving: 1. It was a privilege to visit Poland, and I was very grateful for the opportunity. While I only went outside on two of the four days I was there, and only spent one […]