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Archive for January, 2013

A New Year of New Endeavors

January Scenes (L to R): What we've been reading [physiology and poetry], Whiteboard madness, and new tools of the trade...tape measures, yoga mats, and dumbbells, oh my!

January Scenes (L to R): What we’ve been reading this month [physiology and poetry], whiteboard madness as we brainstorm business ideas, and tools of the new trade…tape measures, yoga mats, and dumbbells, oh my!

Hello, friends, and happy 2013!  We hope your year is off to a good start.  We’ve been a bit quiet here at WPG, and it’s mostly by design.  We’ve been hunkered down this month, reflecting on last year’s adventures and taking care of a few important tasks to get this year started off on the right foot.  Two of those tasks are ones we wrote about back in August, upon return from our road trip to check out graduate schools in the Midwest.  We shared the debate we’d been having about our future plans, specifically whether applying to graduate school or starting our own business made more sense for us.  We concluded, “When in doubt, do it all!” and set out to do just that. (more…)