The 5 worst mistakes I ever made

I’ve made a large number of mistakes in my life. These flubs have cost me more in lost income, career success, and happiness than I could possibly keep track of. Here are my 5 worst screw-ups, presented in the hopes that I can help you avoid making the same errors I did: 1-Not jumping on

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A Serius Scam

SiriusXM Satellite Radio is now a direct mail scammer. I just received a mailing from them with “Statement Enclosed” printed on the outer envelope — even though I am not a subscriber. I immediately opened it, fearing that I somehow owed them money. What was inside was not a statement. It was a direct mail

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The virtue of being concise

Subscriber SM isn’t happy with me. A week or so ago, he e-mailed and asked me a yes/no question about his career. I immediately e-mailed him the answer, which was one word: “Yes.” I was proud of getting to the point so succinctly. But my answer made SM unhappy. He wrote: “Thank you for your

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