A Favorite Sun Tzu Principle

A Favorite Sun Tzu Principle “In warfare, the orthodox method is used for engaging in battle; but the unorthodox method is used to be certain of obtaining victory.” To be clear, let me explain the properties of the orthodox and the unorthodox…   The Orthodox = Linear,...

Five Emotions And Five Desires

Five Emotions And Five Desires As I have stated in the past, this subject matter is among my favorite. I think that it is both intriguing and practical. Have you ever needed to understand what someone’s personality type was? Did you need to know how to speak to them...

Star Wars, The Jedi and Japan’s Samurai

Star Wars, The Jedi and Japan’s Samurai When the brilliant George Lucas was creating the Jedi for his iconic Star Wars movies, he looked to feudal Japan’s samurai for inspiration! Not surprisingly, we’ve noticed a number of similarities between the samurai, Asian...

Hikaru Sulu, Star Trek And The Art Of War

Hikaru Sulu, Star Trek And The Art Of War “Space, the final frontier. These are the voyages of the Starship Enterprise. Its five year mission: to explore strange new worlds, to seek out new life and new civilizations, to boldly go where no man has gone before.” With...

Wealth And Religion

Wealth and Religion This particular subject is a little touchy for me. There are people living in the Bible belt, that unquestioningly believe the televangelists they watch on TV are the real deal…good hearted, well intentioned men and women being led by the Spirit of...

The Three Distinct Categories Of Billionaires

The Three Distinct Categories Of Billionaires 54 and raised by a single mother in Milwaukee. She eventually attended Tennessee State University where she obtained a degree in Speech Communications and Performing Arts. Oprah started working part time as a news anchor...