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It’s not just the 1%. The upper middle class is oppressing everyone else, too.

“What’d I do, officer?” – Me. “Breathing while ‘well-to-do.’ ” – The Income Police. Busted! Or at least strongly accused. Or possibly run off the road by vigilantes. Whatever the case, the headline grabbed my attention. The title read, “It’s … Continue reading

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Further Thoughts On Decision Making

“When you come to a fork in the road, take it” ― Yogi Berra We are always confronted with decisions, or forks in the road. I last wrote about Decision Making here from a process point of view, but have always … Continue reading

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Integrity 3 – It’s Practiced [FP]

“Adversity doesn’t develop character – it reveals it” – Unknown (but smart) author. Our integrity is (Fundamental Principle 10), Our conscious decision and discipline to own our values and principles and to hold ourselves accountable to them. Most of the time … Continue reading

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The Negative Sum (–Σ) Game [FP]

The Negative Sum Game (–Σ), which we will call Fundamental Principle 4b.  By all superficial measures this starts out looking like a Zero Sum (0Σ) game (see previous blog entry), but it’s not.  It comes with a twist – namely, Some … Continue reading

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