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2 Years Working for Hong-Rae Cho

  • A few days after I was hired, the employees went drinking. Hong-Rae Cho pressured me to drink beer cocktails and when I was going to the bathroom he asked whether the excretions were coming from the “bottom” or “top”
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Economy

Psychology, disruptive innovation and climate

A blog on the psychology of communication in relation to climate change, including some thoughts on disruptive innovation, now available from my LinkedIn posts page below: 10 more words

Innovation

Thanksworking

Every year it seems stores fight to open earlier and earlier on Black Friday which has now spilled over into Thursday. The debate rages on about the viscous evil of businesses that are open on Thanksgiving and often those opposed point to capitalism as the root and the greed of big business as the driving factor. 422 more words

Black Friday

Obama immigration plan good, not great for economy

WASHINGTON (AP) – President Barack Obama’s expansive executive action on immigration is good for the U.S. economy – just not as good as partnering with Congress on broader reforms. 834 more words

News

With GDP growing and incomes catching up with inflation all is well - or is it?

The headlines would have us believe things are now going well but the underlying trends in our economy, which would lead to us having a “viable” economy – one with social, economic justice and environmental sustainability leading to human well being, are all in reverse. 2,253 more words

Economics

'Tis the season for misleading advertisements


Austin (KXAN)- As retailers gear up for a huge holiday shopping weekend, shoppers are also prepping. Many are making lists and checking them twice. But, before you jump on an advertised bargain, you may want to double check that fine print. 378 more words

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