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Common Sense Physical and Sports Fitness

Common Sense Physical and Sports Fitness

As I have announced on the From the Rough Facebook page, two cable TV networks have secured the rights to broadcast our film, BET Network and The Golf Channel.

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Why Those Who Favor More Regulation are Repeatedly Disappointed by What Happens

Why Those Who Favor More Regulation are Repeatedly Disappointed by What Happens

Regulations that micromanage how marketplaces, people and organizations achieve goals are most likely to have perverse consequences, as opposed to regulations that set goals and leave the details to marketplace forces.

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The Gifts That Open Life’s Biggest Doors

The Gifts That Open Life’s Biggest Doors

Over a lifetime, I have received and given many Christmas gifts. I have often thought about which ones had the most lasting impact and, if so, why. I have concluded that the two most impactful gifts I received came from my parents at the 1955 and 1956

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Adaptability is the #1 Success Factor Today

Adaptability is the #1 Success Factor Today

Adaptability is far more important in talent evaluation than it was when I was promoted to be Pitney Bowes Chairman and CEO in 1996, because the Board prioritized adaptability to both known and unknown challenges over more traditional “qualifications".

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Who Should Benefit or Profit from the Use and Sale of Your Data?

Who Should Benefit or Profit from the Use and Sale of Your Data?

There have been a number of recent stories about ownership of personally identifiable data, as a result of a court case argued before the U.S. Supreme Court on November 29, 2017, Carpenter vs. United States.

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