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The Long Journey, Part Five

Part One     Part Two     Part Three     Part Four Moof Curtis settled down and pulled out a pen, then an envelope. He scribbled for a while and then slid it across to me. It was like walking down Sixth Avenue when … Continue reading

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And Then There’s That Right There Then

I have been taking baby steps toward including my family. How do you do this with sufficient obscurity? “Thinking about you, wondering what you’re up to..” Deflecting the questions with yeah, boring, what’s going on with YOU because everyone loves … Continue reading

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Moral Relativism

I commented on a blog post yesterday and the author responded to me with: “Thanks for exposing your moral relativism.” For the purpose of this post, it’s not really important what that post was about; based on a quick perusal … Continue reading

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Basic Management: What We Do

On a fundamental level, what managers do is pretty simple: • Ask what needs to be done. • Plan a course of action. • Find resources to accomplish that plan. • Direct implementation of the plan. • Evaluate the results. … Continue reading

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The Epic Power of 1977

I don’t always work in an office, but when I do, I like to end my day with a little websurfing; perhaps read a few blogs, perhaps watch some Jon Stewart. You know, that stuff that people who do work … Continue reading

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I’ve Decide For Whom I’m Voting

On Election Day, I’ll be working from 5:30am to 10:30pm. Accordingly, I’ve had to review my sample ballot and cast my vote early, by mail. I am a Decline to State voter because I don’t believe in political parties. They … Continue reading

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Fast, Good, Cheap

I was working as a middle manager in a custom manufacturing facility many years ago when the foreman and I got into a discussion about senior management and their expectations. I expressed frustration about a recent list of needs I … Continue reading

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