Posts Tagged ‘the Wall-Street Journal’

Peggy Noonan advises, “Don’t Mourn Atticus Finch”

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Above: Scout (Mary Badham) and Atticus (Gregory Peck) in To Kill a Mockingbird (1962) Peggy Noonan

Here is a brief excerpt from an article by Peggy Noonan for The Wall Street Journal. I agree with her that, with the recent publication of Go Set a Watchman, a … READ MORE

Building a Winning Political Team

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Above: Ronald Reagan and his presidential-campaign chairman, William Casey, in June 1980.

Ronald Reagan knew how to do it. So did Bill Clinton. Their secret? They ignored the conventional wisdom. Here is a brief excerpt from an article co-authored by Rich Karlgaard and Michael S. Malone for … READ MORE

Peter J. Boni: Part 2 of an interview by Bob Morris

Boni 1Peter J. Boni has advanced by taking on the tough assignments of repositioning organizations that had run aground. During his career, he added nearly $5 billion of value as a science and technology CEO (public, private, IPO), consultant, director, and private equity/venture capital investor. His … READ MORE

Peter J. Boni: Part 1 of an interview by Bob Morris

Boni 1Peter J. Boni has advanced by taking on the tough assignments of repositioning organizations that had run aground. During his career, he added nearly $5 billion of value as a science and technology CEO (public, private, IPO), consultant, director, and private equity/venture capital investor. His … READ MORE

David Brooks on “The Robert E. Lee Problem”

Brooks, DavidHere is a brief excerpt from an especially thoughtful article written by David Brooks for The New York Times. To read the complete article, check out other resources, and obtain subscription information, please click here.

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Liberal Arts for Conservative Minds

BN-IX008_winter_J_20150612125616Here is a brief excerpt from an article by Kyle Peterson that appeared in The Wall Street Journal. One of his observations is that Hillsdale College takes no federal or state money—but bureaucrats are still plotting ways to regulate its affairs. Hillsdale may well be one … READ MORE

Do you already know about Magoosh?

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I read about Magoosh in a recent article in The Wall Street Journal. Briefly, Magoosh helps students prepare for the GRE, GMAT, SAT, and TOEFL. Its web and mobile applications allow students to learn at their own pace, on their own time, and in … READ MORE

Why Bridge—Not Chess—Is the Ultimate War Game

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Here is a brief excerpt from an article by Michael Ledeen for The Wall Street Journal. To read the complete article, check out others, and obtain subscription information, please click here.

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Rodd Wagner: Part 2 of an interview by Bob Morris

Wagner, RoddRodd Wagner is the New York Times bestselling author of the book Widgets: The 12 New Rules for Managing Your Employees As If They’re Real People, published by McGraw-Hill (April 2015). He is one of the foremost authorities on … READ MORE

Rodd Wagner: Part 1 of an interview by Bob Morris

Wagner, RoddRodd Wagner is the New York Times bestselling author of the book Widgets: The 12 New Rules for Managing Your Employees As If They’re Real People, published by McGraw-Hill (April 2015). He is one of the foremost authorities on … READ MORE

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