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Celebrating 75 Years of the Golden Gate Bridge: Constructing the Bridge that Couldn’t Be Built

It is Memorial Day weekend and two very important events are planned for Sunday and Monday. Tomorrow, Sunday, May 27, 2012, may be one of the more memorable celebrations of this year. Californians, as well as numerous persons across the United States and in the international community will participate in the Golden Gate Festival – marking … Continue reading

Demystifying the Black Hole of Networking

The term networking has been around for a very long time. And like the term, I have been networking (or at least that is what I thought I was doing) for a very long time with mixed results. While I am much better at it than when I started, I along with so many countless … Continue reading

Celebrating 75 Years of the Golden Gate Bridge: A Bit of History

If you haven’t figured it out by now, I like bridges. I like them so much that the title of my blog, A Bridge for Business & STEM, reflects this. As timing would have it, this is my 10th post and a cause for celebration. This week’s post also celebrates the 75th anniversary of the … Continue reading

Mining for Asteroids

While driving to a meeting, I was listening to my local National Public Radio (NPR) station on Thursday, April 26, 2012.There were several topics discussed during the radio show, The Conversation, with guest host Deborah Wang. The one that piqued my interest is Can Mining For Asteroids Help The Economy? Wang reported that a local group … Continue reading