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Distrust is Expensive

My experience is that significant distrust doubles the cost of doing business and triples the time it takes to get things done. ~Steven Covey

I have seen distrust drive CYA (Cover Your Ass) behaviors to shield against the wrath of the distrusted party, watched teams stall progress without the creation of exhaustive specifications detailing every possible contingency so decisions were eliminated from the equation causing work to be delivered per specification even when the results were obviously erroneous all so they would not be blamed. 73 more words


Democrats distrust Trump’s government. That’s bad for Medicare-for-all.

(Source: www.vox.com)

Rick, a 54-year-old schoolteacher who lives in the Washington, DC, area, believes in American institutions. He voted for Hillary Clinton, he supports Obamacare, and he believes health care is a universal right. 2,221 more words


Autism - Semi Result

So everyone, I have managed to get a partial result from my autism assessment. Clinically the person who did the assessment said that she believes that I am autistic. 119 more words

On drawing a crowd

I think of this town, my town, the town I live in as representing China. We all do. The various foreigners living in the various far flung parts. 1,605 more words


Feeding Intimacy

The chase included all the delicacies love snacks on, fills up on even.

I kept coming back for more. You provided, I was hooked.

I could be satiated whenever I needed. 151 more words


Something's Changed

“You can’t have a love relationship with
someone who is not your equal.”

Dan Barker – Godless

This quote struck a chord with me, deeply and unexpectedly.

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The Skeptic

The Skeptic

mixed media on recycled cardboard

new in my ArtFinder Gallery