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No Man Ever Steps In the Same River Twice — Heraclitus

No Man Ever Steps In the Same River Twice — Heraclitus

No Man Ever Steps In the Same River Twice — Heraclitus The central idea of Heraclitus’ philosophy (~500 BC) is the unity of opposites and the concept of change. He saw the world as constantly in flux, always “becoming” but never “being”....

“There comes a point where we need to stop just pulling people out of the river.

We need to go upstream and find out why they’re falling in.”

― Desmond Tutu

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10 Adopted Rules of Thumb

A friend of mine posted this in a building & remodeling professional group we are a part of saying he has it taped inside of one of his tool boxes. It a great list for life. Period. Wendell Castle, the author of the list, was a legendary American furniture...
Nothing Is Less Productive Than To Make More Efficient What Should Not Be Done At All

Nothing Is Less Productive Than To Make More Efficient What Should Not Be Done At All

“Nothing is less productive than to make more efficient what should not be done at all.” — Peter Drucker Is the late Peter Drucker’s admonition a call for specialization or thinking lean is it a call to identify in your production process the processes that do...
Psychologist Daniel Kahneman On The “Planning Fallacy”

Psychologist Daniel Kahneman On The “Planning Fallacy”

I am a huge “fan” of the work of psychologist and winner of the 2002 Nobel in economic science Daniel Kahneman and his book Thinking, Fast and Slow is arguably one of the most valuable books I have ever read. And for those that think 499 pages of...

“When all of your business comes from personal referrals, you are not really in control of your future. If the economy slows down or a specific market changes, you need to be able to generate new clients. Over-reliance on referrals can make your marketing “muscles” weak; when you need some “heavy lifting,” your strength will not be able to handle it. Most businesses with a very high percentage of revenue from personal referrals ride a rollercoaster from good times to bad.” — Mark G Richardson, How Fit Is Your Business?: A Complete Checkup and Prescription for Better Business Health

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“Sometimes no problem is a sign of a different problem” – Mark Rosenthal, author of The Lean Thinker

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“Content Marketing Is The Only Marketing Left.”
— Seth Godin

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