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ipadio:Eyebee’s Phonecast – 10th phonecast

Posted in Uncategorized by eyebee on November 27, 2009

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Thanksgiving

Posted in laquacious by eyebee on November 25, 2009

I thought the tweet that I saw this morning was funny.

It was from a Briton who remarked that they don’t do Thanksgiving; they have ‘We Got Rid Of The Jesus Freaks On A Boat Day’ instead.

When in Rome, do as the Romans do (for the most part anyway), so I go along with the Thanksgiving Day thing myself – except for the turkey, which I don’t like, and which the Pilgrim Fathers almost certainly didn’t eat back then anyway.

Hope ya’ll had a good one.

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Bottles in Stock at the Charleston Beer Exchange

Posted in Blogging by eyebee on November 14, 2009

COAST Now Bottling!

That’s right! COAST is now starting to release bottles of their beer! The 32/50 Kölsch, HopArt IPA, and Rye Knot Brown are available now at The Charleston Beer Exchange in 22oz bottles! Come and get ’em!

 

New in Bottles/Back In Stock!

U.S.A.

Bell’s Christmas Ale

Bell’s Third Coast Old Ale

Bell’s Expedition Stout

COAST 32/50 Kölsch

COAST HopArt IPA

COAST Rye Knot Brown

Dogfish Head Chicory Stout

Southampton Cuvée des Fleurs

Smuttynose Big A IPA

Stone Double Bastard 3L (with lock and key!)

Sugar Hill Golden Ale

Sweetwater Dank Tank Wet Dream Ale

Japan

Hitachino Nest Espresso Stout

Hitachino Nest Red Rice Ale

Belgium

St. Feuillien Cuvée De Noël 1.5L

St. Feuillien Triple 6L bottle!!!!!

Kwak Gift Pack w/ Glass

Chimay Gift Pack w/ Glass

Koningshoeven (La Trappe) Quadrupel

Koningshoeven (La Trappe) Isid’or

De Glazen Toren Ondineke (Belgian Tripel)

De Glazen Toren Jan De Lichte (Belgian Imperial Wit Beer)

Vapeur Saison de Pipaix (Vintage 1995!)

Germany

 

Klosterbrauerei Ettal Curator

U.K.

J.W. Lees Harvest Ale Matured in Lagavulin Whisky Casks 2008

Italy

Birrificio Montegioco Quarta Runa (Italian ale brewed with fresh peaches)

Birrificio Montegioco Draco (Italian ale brewed with fresh blueberries)

Birrificio Montegioco Demon Hunter (Italian dark ale)

Birrificio Montegioco Bran (Italian strong brown ale)

Birrificio Baladin Nora “Sour Edition” 2005

Pausa Cafe Chicca (Italian amber colored ale brewed with coffee from Guatemala!)

Pausa Cafe Taquamari (Italian ale brewed with Tapioca, Quinoa, Amaranth, and Basmati Rice!)

Pausa Cafe Tosta (Italian ale brewed with cacao from Costa Rica!)

Birrificio Del Borgo Genziana (Italian saison brewed with gentian)

Birrificio Del Ducato (Italian imperial stout brewed with hot chili!)

Birrificio Italiano Scires (Italian sour brewed with black sweet cherries!)

Denmark

Thisted Bryghus Thisted Bryghus Limfjords Porter (Danish porter brewed with English licorice!)

 

And don’t forget to follow us on Twitter and Facebook for up to the minute CBX news!

 

Cheers!

 

The Charleston Beer Exchange

14 Exchange St.

Charleston, SC 29401

843.577.5446

http://www.thecharlestonbeerexchange.com

 

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Top 10 Traits of Highly Successful People

Posted in laquacious by eyebee on November 14, 2009

We have all read about people who are successful briefly.

They win a gold medal, make a fortune, or star in one great movie and then disappear.

Or, there are those like Marilyn Monroe who achieve extraordinary success, at the cost of their own lives. These examples do not inspire me!

My focus and fascination is with people who seem to do well in many areas of life, and do it over and over through a lifetime. In entertainment, I think of Paul Newman and Bill Cosby. In business, I think of Ben and Jerry (the ice cream moguls), and a local hardware store owner who is famous for the money he’s give to children’s charities. As a Naval Officer, husband, businessman, politician and now as a mediator and philanthropist on the world stage, Jimmy Carter has had a remarkable life. We all know examples of people who go from one success to another. These are the people who inspire me!

I’ve studied them, and I’ve noticed they have the following traits in common:

1. They work hard! Yes, they play hard, too! They get up early, they rarely complain, they expect performance from others, but they expect extraordinary performance from themselves. Repeated, high-level success starts with a recognition that hard work pays off.

2. They are incredibly curious and eager to learn. They study, ask questions and read constantly! An interesting point, however: While most of them did well in school, the difference is that they apply or take advantage of what they learn. Repeated success is not about memorizing facts, it’s about being able to take information and create, build, or apply it in new and important ways. Successful people want to learn everything about everything!

3. They network. They know lots of people, and they know lots of different kinds of people. They listen to friends, neighbors, co-workers and bartenders. They don’t have to be “the life of the party”, in fact many are quiet, even shy, but they value people and they value relationships. Successful people have a rolodex full of people who value their friendship and return their calls.

4. They work on themselves and never quit! While the “over-night wonders” become arrogant and quickly disappear, really successful people work on their personality, their leadership skills, management skills, and every other detail of life. When a relationship or business deal goes sour, they assume they can learn from it and they expect to do better next time. Successful people don’t tolerate flaws; they fix them!

5. They are extraordinarily creative. They go around asking, “Why not?” They see new combinations, new possibilities, new opportunities and challenges where others see problems or limitations. They wake up in the middle of the night yelling, “I’ve got it!” They ask for advice, try things out, consult experts and amateurs, always looking for a better, faster, cheaper solution. Successful people create stuff!

6. They are self-reliant and take responsibility. Incredibly successful people don’t worry about blame, and they don’t waste time complaining. They make decisions and move on. Sometimes they are criticized for taking this to extremes Jimmy Carter carried his own briefcase and a President “shouldn’t” do that! Extremely successful people take the initiative and accept the responsibilities of success.

7. They are usually relaxed and keep their perspective. Even in times of stress or turmoil, highly successful people keep their balance, they know the value of timing, humor, and patience. They rarely panic or make decisions on impulse. Unusually successful people breath easily, ask the right questions, and make sound decisions, even in a crisis.

8. Extremely successful people live in the present moment. They know that “Now” is the only time they can control. They have a “gift” for looking people in the eye, listening to what is being said, enjoying a meal or fine wine, music or playing with a child. They never seem rushed, and they get a lot done! They take full advantage of each day. Successful people don’t waste time, they use it!

9. They “look over the horizon” to see the future. They observe trends, notice changes, see shifts, and hear the nuances that others miss. A basketball player wearing Nikes is trivial, the neighbor kid wearing them is interesting, your own teenager demanding them is an investment opportunity! Extremely successful people live in the present, with one eye on the future!

10. Repeatedly successful people respond instantly! When an investment isn’t working out, they sell. When they see an opportunity, they make the call. If an important relationship is cooling down, they take time to renew it. When technology or a new competitor or a change in the economic situation requires an adjustment, they are the first and quickest to respond. These traits work together in combination, giving repeatedly successful people a huge advantage. Because they are insatiable learners, they can respond wisely to change. Because their personal relationships are strong, they have good advisors, and a reserve of goodwill when things go bad.

And finally, none of these traits are genetic! They can be learned! They are free and they are skills you can use.

Start now!

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