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How to Succeed in a Career By Really Trying – Competence

It is easy to begin with Competence as it is the most obvious – can you do the job.  As we will see, it is by no means the only important attribute and may not be the most important one.  … Continue reading

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Who Are These People? [FP]

Ever heard someone say, “I love my work, it’s the people I can’t stand.”  Everyone has just been lumped into one formless category, but you’d rather not inquire into further detail.  However, we do evaluate people every day:  are they … Continue reading

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The Positive Sum (+Σ) Game [FP]

You’ve probably already guessed what the 3rd member of the category is but you also probably don’t believe it could possibly exist.  After all, life is basically unfair, right?  True, possibly when talking of random acts of nature, but here … 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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