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Business School? Study history instead

The notion that attending a business school to get ahead is idealism at best. You are probably better off simply studying human history instead.

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Brush naysaying spectators aside

Have you ever been told you will amount to nothing? Have you ever been told your best plans will fail? Have you ever been told to pursue things that matter in the world? Fret not, my friend, for your life is yours and yours alone. Do your best and ignore the naysayers.

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Our new Dot Zen 2.0 book

The new Dot Zen 2.0 book is finally out! I was writing and exploring various management areas that are relevant to an owner–manager like myself, and perhaps many others like me, as well as departmental practitioners in larger corporations.

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Flying the entrepreneurial flag

It is not easy to study in school these days. It is difficult to work in a competitive workplace today. It is even more difficult to set up shop. So why do it?

Paradox of the “last mover” advantage

We often hear of “first mover’s advantage” in business and marketing, but not every first mover ends up the winner. There may be wisdom in not being the first, and having stamina and discernment instead.

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