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Work Life Balance is Overrated

Did I type that out loud?

It’s not true, right? All companies care about work/life balance. It does no good to burn out your employees. When I entered the workforce in the 1980’s, it was the age of Gordon Gekko, Michael Douglas’s ruthless driven character from 1987’s Wall Street. 915 more words

Professional Development

Alexander Mcqueen. Sunshine

On the back cover of a Lenny Kravitz album there’s a Jane Hirshfield poem.
I moved my chair into the sun, I sat in the sun. 528 more words

Quick Movie review: Wallstreet (1987), quotes as well

“If you need a friend, get a dog”

A dog instead of human friend. This in one instant informs us of the friendliness of dogs, but in another insinuates us of the unfortunate nature of a human “friend” in the actual world. 249 more words

7th-9th Gr.@ Cheongshim International Academy

So Here It Is…

Merry Christmas.

But before you all burst into a rousing chorus of Slade, let’s try and finish the business for 2014…

As I wrote last week, December isn’t a normal month: it’s a month for taking stock, having some fun and saying ‘thank you.’ 668 more words

Goal Setting


In the next several weeks, you’ll notice a change here at JackFlacco.com. The change is an effort to capture my feelings about what I’ve been watching. 416 more words

Freedom Friday