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The Great Disconnect

Discover why giving entertainment requires work and why receiving adulation is passive. Learn from the Beatles’ journey and their decision to move on to the next chapter of their lives.

Doing Nothing

An old anonymous story goes like this. A farmer was sitting on the steps of his ramshackle place when a stranger approached, asking for a drink of water. Seeking to make conversation, the stranger asked, “How’s your wheat coming along?”  “Didn’t plant none,” answered...

But I Exaggerate

I have a confession to make. I like to exaggerate. “No!” You may be saying to yourself. “Not you, Mark.” Yeah, I do. I bet I’ve exaggerated over 40 million times during my life.  Oops, I did it again. A lot of my embellishment stems from enthusiasm. I am highly...

When your ability is not recognized

Have you ever known in your heart that you could perform your job well if you were allowed only to have someone with authority impede you? Have you ever believed yourself qualified to do a job and yet frustrated because those who had the power to hire you did not...