Month: November 2011

The envy of a billionaire?

One of my high school teachers gave me a copy of How to Be Rich by J. Paul Getty. The book had a lot of good stuff in it, but even after all these years one particular point Getty shared in his book has stuck with me. In one of the later chapters, as he […]

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How is Black Friday like the Super Bowl?

Retailers light up when they talk about “Black Friday.” This is the Friday right after Thanksgiving where they offer all kinds of crazy deals and hope to start to show black ink instead of red for the first time during the typical year. I’ve already shared how I feel about the Super Bowl, and I have similar […]

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