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“The Smartest Kids in the World: And How They Got That Way”

“The Smartest Kids in the World: And How They Got That Way,” by Amanda Ripley (Simon and Schuster; 320 pages: $28) Journalist Ripley tours the world in her new book, attempting to divine the operational…

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That’s NOT Love

Love is NOT needing someone nor is it lusting after them; these are two very common forms of counterfeit love. Neither is love excusing someone’s…

It Takes A Hot Fire to Forge Steel

Deeply committed to being a life-long learner, I was fond of the saying “When the student is ready, the teacher will appear,” and always strove…

Are You Captious?

Capatious: Adjective Given to making or expressing unfavorable judgments; apt to notice and make much of trivial faults or defects; faultfinding;  difficult to please. Overly…

Success: The Cliffs Notes Version

This is as concise as I know how to make it: 1. Set Goals: You GOTTA set goals. If you don’t have a dream, how…

Beware The Invisible Gorilla

The world we see is not the only world that exists. We tend to see what we expect to see; remember things that reinforce our…

Where Does the Baton Get Dropped?

In relay races, if the baton is dropped, it is almost always dropped at the handoff. If a relay race is a business or organizational…

Walk Behind the Buildings

What does it take to succeed? What does it take to get the job done? What does it take to stand out from the crowd?…