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3:55 pm

Understanding Value in Pricing

A LinkedIn connection shared an interesting Fast Company article on value in pricing. It talks about how a dead squirrel was under the author's 3 season porch and the money he paid to get it removed. It is a nicely written and thought provoking article.Read More


3:33 pm

Finding Joy in ANY Job

Recently, I picked up some furniture I bought at the company's warehouse. My experience with the people on the show floor was quite good. However, when I got to the warehouse dock, my experience changed.Read More


2:49 pm

How much leeway do we give our employees, or ourselves?

“The ultimate authority must always rest with the individual’s own reasoning and critical analysis.” - His Holiness, the Dalai Lama

This is an interesting quote. There are the obvious personal and moral viewpoints to this statement. How do we conduct ourselves and take action based on our value structures and our ability to do what's right. However, do we have that type of authority when it comes to business?Read More


10:44 am

The Importance of Scheduling Nothing

I just read a post on LinkedIn from their CEO Jeff Weiner that talks about the issues that back-to-back meetings have on productivity and your ability to grow as the company grows. Obviously, LinkedIn has experienced a tremendous amount of growth over the last several years.Read More


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