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Wisdom You Can Take To The Goal Line

Over on social channels, we’re celebrating Super Bowl LII with wisdom from some of football’s legendary coaches. Be sure to check out the #SuperBowlWeekQuotes hashtag by following us on Twitter, LinkedIn, and Facebook. A great coach understands the impact their words can have on people. These coaches are respected because they taught their players how to win, but […]

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Less Than 5 Years From Retirement? Here’s What You Need To Do

I wonder if there’s a correlation here: according to an Allstate/National Journal poll, 64% of workers expect to retire by age 70, and according to a study performed by LinkedIn, 63% of professionals use to-do lists. Does this mean to-do lists help you retire on time? The correlation is likely a coincidence, but I believe […]

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Increase Your Charitable Impact Without Giving a Penny More

I recently donated $10 to my child’s nature preschool to help them acquire two donkeys.  It was a small gift, but I guess you could say I am an ass-et to their program. Puns aside, I now regret this donation. Before you start wondering what type of black heart I have for regretting a measly […]

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Money Really Does Buy Happiness Just Not How You Think

Can money buy happiness?  We’ve come to universally accept that it can’t, but that is untrue. Money can buy happiness; you just have to know how to spend it. “The truth is a lot easier to see when you stop assuming you already have it.”  Michael Norton, the Director of Research at Harvard Business School, […]

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