Dedicado a todos mis compañeros del gremio de quejosos profesionales, quienes nos hacemos notar cada vez que creemos o sentimos que las circunstancias no nos son favorables. Una vez en una granja, un pollito trataba de escaparse de un zorro. El pollito, que momentos antes jugaba a cazar gusanos con sus hermanos, cacareó a […]
“This will be a life changing experience”, Delia, the faculty leader, said as I lifted my eyebrow in suspicion; that was such a big statement. It happened during the first day of a seven-week executive program, where twenty-nine colleagues, from all around the world, were gathered together to hone our leadership skills and deepen our knowledge about the company. Up to […]
Last week, I went to my home country to attend some business meetings and I took advantage to pay my mom a one day visit. She’s not been quite well lately, feeling the irremediable effects of age. After almost twenty flight hours and more than twenty-five hours door-to-door, I was finally at her door, ringing […]
When back in August my wife and I decided to enter the raffle for the 2015 Tokyo Marathon, we knew our chances were extremely low. Every year, applicants are counted by the hundreds of thousands, all hoping to get one of the 36,000 slots. A year before, I applied just to receive an elegant —Thank you […]
Being Vegan is not an easy task when we go to non-Vegan friendly restaurants. I wish we could always choose where to go. However, work and social life commitments often take us to establishments where, if we are lucky, the only Vegan plate is a plain and boring lettuce and tomatoes salad. After many months of frustrations […]
Si sólo viviera una vez, pondría más atención al canto de los pájaros. Dejaría de preocuparme por tantas cosas que están fuera de mi control y me ocuparía más en oler el café antes de probarlo. Dormiría menos y asistiría a más amaneceres. Tomaría siempre el camino más largo, disfrutando de cada escena, de cada paisaje.