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Monthly Archives: June 2014

Do you have a Belief Deficit?

What beliefs do you have that are holding you back? Belief systems are powerful in part because we fail at 100% of what we don’t attempt and we never attempt that which we do not believe we can accomplish. It is vital to distinguish between a healthy positive attitude and “Magical Thinking”.  Magical thinking is […]

The Immigrant Advantage: What it is, How to get It

A recent news article (New York Times, 5/25/14, “The Immigrant Advantage”) laid out in startling detail how many immigrants are out performing broad swaths of home grown Americans; in places where “country music songs about family and church play but country-music values have fled;  places where a rising generation is often being reared by grandparents because parents are addicted, imprisoned, […]

The Words We Use, The Stories We Tell

            We are in large measure the stories we choose to tell ourselves, individually and collectively.                      Organizational life is expressed in the stories people tell each other every day and                     […]

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