Author Archives: Richard Graham

China

I don’t know what it is about Sundays but I always end up getting lots of teachers from China getting in touch via messenger! It is actually quite good hearing about what teachers need in other countries, and of course the very favourable response of Chinese students to Genki English! Then after all the IMs…

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More recording and stuff

Spent the day recording the phonics CD and working on things on the website, including a learning English guide for Japanese adults.

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No Yahoo, recording routine

Right, I’m going to make a new new rule and only do emails and web work in the morning! Then the afternoon I can do production work, otherwise I’ll never get anything done! This morning was a bit of a hassle as Yahoo refused to allow the site in their directory (eventhough I paid!), there…

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Genki Pills on sale!

At 1 AM this morning I sent off a press release talking about the amazing new product I’d just released – “Genki Pills”. “Take just one and you’ll be Genki all week!” was the slogan. The thing is that people believed me!! It was put up on news sites and I even had some (very…

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Updates and lots of mail

Again I take one day off and the next day it takes me till after lunchtime to catch up with my emails! Mind you I’m not complaining, I got some really interesting emails today from all over the place. On the last day of the month I also do my spring cleaning of the site…

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a day off

Yesterday didn’t quite work out as planned as I spent most of the day doing admin stuff. Mrs Abe ( the lady who deals with our orders) took a ( very rare ) day of so I was in charge of the phones. That is actually quite good as the schools that ring are nearly…

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