Monthly Archives: June 2014

Develop a wide tolerance for everything except success

People who produce greatness demand careful handling.  The mad genius dates back to at least classical times, when Aristotle noted, “Those who have been eminent in philosophy, politics, poetry, and the arts have all had tendencies toward melancholia.” This pattern … Continue reading

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Psychology and Sociology research for Marketing and Sales

Mostly Questions based on the research in Daniel Gilbert -Mis-perceiving our own future: http://www.ted.com/talks/dan_gilbert_you_are_always_changing  And a good refresher on marketing themes that work: http://www.wired.com/2014/06/5-hidden-visual-tricks-advertisers-use-to-sell-you What I learned and what I don’t know. Humans are called “the ape that looks forward” … Continue reading

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