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It Won’t Happen To You

When Randall Stephenson announced he is retiring from his role as the CEO of AT&T a few weeks ago, he sure caused a stir. Donald Trump took an instant swipe at him on Twitter. Clearly, no love lost between CNN and the White House […]

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Walking The Tightrope Of An Up-Or-Out Career

This post is dedicated to all the bankers, lawyers, consultants, private equity professionals and anyone else working in an up-or-out industry.  When the time comes, you’ll know the signs. Your firm lands a plum mandate with a big fee – but somehow, despite having […]

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The Curse Of A Highly Paid Professional

What do investment bankers, consultant physicians, management consultants, technology professionals and corporate executives have in common? If you believe the popular perception, the people in this category enjoy fabulous lives.  They have high profile, rewarding and well remunerated jobs.  As a result, they build […]

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The Real Path To Wealth And Power

What is the fastest way to become wealthier?  Saving, investing, starting a side business or getting a great education are all things that will set you on the path to financial independence.  These are also things that take years and sometimes even decades to […]