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Day 5: Another Trader Trait

Today was a bummer. 1% loss. No money made. I hate these days. I really do. They feel like such a waste don’t they?

I took several positions in my overnight system and woke up to find a huge mess and made the decision to close them down. 931 more words


Nature Bandaids

“…a land ethic that holds at its core an appreciation for the community, not just the commodity, of your property,”

John Marzluff, Subirdia

Studies have reported that approximately three percent of the earth’s land surface is urbanized and the ‘human footprint’ is felt on up to 83%. 700 more words


Why Smart, Successful People Don't Value Happiness Enough

Suppose a magic genie appeared on your desk right now and offered to grant you three wishes. What would you ask for? With smarty-pants answers like “I wish for an infinite number of future wishes” ruled out, the thousands of research subjects who have taken this simple quiz have mostly come up with the answers you’d expect, like wealth, fame, health, true love, career success, and power. 638 more words


TBT: Decision Making in God's Will - Part 1

I’ve been thinking about writing this post for some time, but I always hesitate because I’m not sure how it’ll come across. I don’t want it to sound like we have it all figured out, because we definitely don’t. 1,114 more words

Lessons And Reflections

Some Thoughts On Gratitude From Various Authors

“Just an observation: it is impossible to be both grateful and depressed. Those with a grateful mindset tend to see the message in the mess. And even though life may knock them down, the grateful find reasons, if even small ones, to get up.” … 111 more words


Some Thoughts On Creativity And Innovation From Various Authors

“It’s easy to come up with new ideas; the hard part is letting go of what worked for you two years ago, but will soon be out of date.” 91 more words


Got the Game Twisted

These days, leaders, like many parents, have the game twisted.

Leaders, though you care about your employees’ well-being and emotional health, you are not there to be all buddy-buddy with your employees.   133 more words