A tribute to Lee Kuan Yew
If a person's legacy is to be measured by his contributions to society, then Lee Kuan Yew ranks among the great heroes.
The Dave Semenko principle: Focusing on your area of genius*
The Oilers allowed Gretzky to play to his strengths. In the language of our firm, they allowed him to focus on his “Area of Genius. ”
Quick win: The problem with saying yes
When you say yes to doing something you’re not good at, you are also saying no to something you are.
How I was almost suckered into a pyramid scheme
“Just because something isn’t a lie does not mean it isn’t deceptive. A liar knows that he is a liar, but one who speaks mere portions of truth in order to deceive is a craftsman of destruction. ”
(Not) boring finds for March 2015
Our team occasionally uncovers signal in the daily parsing of noise. Since such information can be easily passed over, we thought we’d make it a habit to share some links that we’ve liked recently.
What’s up with Denmark?
For a country whose population is smaller than that of NYC, the Kingdom of Denmark is getting a lot of press these days.