Creativity Crevice

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Do you know the tale of the lustful loan shark? In a tiny Italian town many years ago a businessman owed a large sum of money to a lustful loan-shark. This…

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Mental Gremlins

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My dad (Chubby) didn’t start life with advantages (like he gave me). His dad died when he was young, and he was raised by a single mom who worked two jobs…

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Tricks To Make It Stick

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It's late at night.  You're in bed.  Then it hits you - “Dang!  I forgot to put the trash can out for morning pick up!”  You could do it in the morning before work,…

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I can't remember a time when so many well meaning people were in such passionate disagreement about so many things:  • Facemasks for all?• Shelter in place again? • Businesses closed?• Schools open?  •…

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Trust In Uncertainty

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Sonal is one of my firm’s vice presidents. While I “trust” all of my employees, Sonal is exceptional. With Sonal, nothing slips between the cracks. If she says it will happen, it does. You…

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How To Be More Persuasive

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Most of us have products, programs and points of view we believe in, and would like to be effective at convincing others to see that our way is the better way.  …

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My Best Chubby Rules

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We all know that education can contribute to success. However, successful people learn that it often takes more.Success is propelled by an array of intangibles, like how we interact with…

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Death of the Salesman

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In the 1949 Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award winning play by Arthur Miller, Death of a Salesman, the central character, Willy Loman, struggles to adjust to changes in his profession and in…

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Draw A Wider Circle

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Writing my book, How Fathers Change Lives, I interviewed a young lady named Lori Holden for one of the stories. It’s called, Draw a Wider Circle, and I believe it’s particularly…

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