Ian O'Doherty: Have we reached an age where a handshake means nothing?
Published 10/06/2011 | 09:09
So, here's the deal -- I meet a guy to discuss some business. We are, as is often the case when you're in a negotiation over an important issue, at something of an impasse.
Then, when we get everything resolved, after much bickering, arguments, confrontations and, ultimately, a few beers, we finally come to an agreement.