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Excuse Me, My Penny Please

“Years ago, there was a television commercial which spoke about sound financial management. One of the actors, dressed as a fly fisherman said, “Watch your pennies, and the dollars will grow.” Continue reading

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Get Irritated, Get To Work, Be Greater!

Hard? This year the Prep For Prep program will probably test another four to five thousand kids for the vying for the opportunity to occupy one of those 225 seats.
Look, the world is not your oyster. Even an oyster doesn’t excrete the nacre which creates it’s pearl until it’s irritated. So, get irritated, and get to work. And as my young friend, Qadir Forbes, a brand-new graduate of Williams College now working in finance for Disney says, “Be Greater!” Continue reading

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