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The Cobra Effect and Gaming the The Talent Game

Can a valid solution actually make a problem more complicated? In other words can you make a problem worse by solving it? It is easier than it looks and happens all the time, unfortunately it rarely gets noticed. Ah, game theory, you are fascinating! Continue reading

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What does Yoda have to do with your dreams?

What would you do if you knew you could not fail? When you share your desire to fulfill your dreams with others, you usually get a reaction like “True, but can you afford to follow your dreams?” “Well” you should say, “the question is, can you afford not to?” or in other words, “What is the real cost of not doing what you are passionate about?” Continue reading

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Three Disastrous Competitive Strategies to Avoid

We don’t really have a choice, either we come up with a strategy for ourselves or others (friends, parents, employers, competitors, etc.) do it for us. Effective competitive strategies often result in a competitive advantage. This week, we cover three very common but equally disastrous competitive strategies to avoid. Continue reading

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