Will Public Flogging Improve Their Performance? (Fiscal Cliff—Part 5)

Mature parents know that when teaching children they need to establish an understandable and shared goal, and patiently model the desired behavior.  Praising a child’s efforts and providing opportunities for practice can help the child succeed.  Beating the child with a stick or publicly condemning the child’s character won’t lead to success.  Successful entrepreneurs, supervisors […]

Tax Reform is the RX (Fiscal Cliff Part 4)

Congress and the President need to extend all of the prior administration’s tax cuts and do this immediately.  Given the current teetering economy, an increase in dividend, capital gains and income taxes will only reduce consumer disposable income and harm the economy.  For this piece, however, let’s begin reform of the tax code …. A […]