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No FREE Lunch! Is Capitalism Dead?

TrainDateline: May, 2008.

My wife, Sue, and I were rocketing across America on a three week, 6,500 mile Amtrak train trip. For a couple of Canucks from the Great White North, it was a phenomenal experience to spend time in Chicago, San Francisco, San Diego, plus many other cities and towns. Seeing the Grand Canyon, the Meteor Crater and the splendid beauty of Sedona, Arizona, was thrilling.

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The VISION Thing

We hear a lot about how important it

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Ignoring the Obvious = Disaster!

A few years ago RIM's Blackberry was white hot; tens of millions of business people were trading e-mails via that revolutionary device. While you could get to the internet, it was an awkward device for getting to the specific information and services you were interested in.

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Power With Vs. Power Over: Where Do YOU Stand?

PowerDo you like to be told what to do, to be given orders without being allowed the opportunity to contribute your ideas?

No?

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Where the Bullies Roam: Harassment in the Workplace

Workplace HarrassmentHow many of you like being bullied? Show of hands, please.

Hmmm. No one raised their hands. Wonder why.

Okay, how about this: how many of you have bullied someone in the past at work?

Oops. A few of you started to raise your hands.