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What’s Next?

Planning for the future is both Debilitating and Important We’re hardwired biologically to regularly think, “What’s next?”  Regardless of whether the most recent experience was enjoyable, decent, or awful. A…
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In Life, Problems Are a Feature…Not a Bug

“The problem is not that there are problems. The problem is expecting otherwise and thinking that having problems is a problem.” — Theodore Isaac Rubin From time to time we…
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Standing Out as a CFO

Going beyond the conventional wisdom. Approach the job differently. “The person who follows the crowd will usually go no further than the crowd. The person who walks alone is likely…
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Expectations vs. Reality

Balancing Striving with Acceptance “..for there is nothing either good or bad, but thinking makes it so..”   – Hamlet, Act II, Scene II   The Reality: We Plan and…
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Now or Later?

Should I Maximize Current Enjoyment or Optimize for the Future? The Paradox of Abundance — Having to Choose All the Time We live in a world with abundance. What people…
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