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November 13
Reason #9. Why I care about safety.

Reason #9.  Rock climbing. I love to lead climb. In my 20s I spent several months rock climbing the best cliffs in the United States.  For 3 months I lived…

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November 13
Reason #11. Why I care about safety

Reason #11.  Graduate School. When doing my graduate research at Dartmouth College I was obsessed with risk-taking behavior.  Key questions included:  Why do we intentionally embrace a known risk?  What…

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October 7
Fee Ranges for Consulting Services

Let’s reduce some mystery in the consulting industry.   Annual revenue from management consulting in the U.S. was over $58B in 2016.   Question:  How much should you invest in…

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September 24
How to Create Happiness: Step 5 of 5

Happiness is elastic. Like a giant rubber band.  Thankfully, we can stretch and create more happiness when we are intentional. We experience happiness at different times, and some people are…

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September 22
How to Create Happiness: Step 4 of 5

Happiness is elastic. Thankfully.  We can stretch and become more happy. We experience happiness at different times, and some people are more happy than others. We know the reward mechanisms…

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September 20
How to Create Happiness: Step 3 of 5

Happiness is elastic. Like a giant rubber band. We experience happiness at different times, and some people are more happy than others. We know the reward mechanisms of the brain…

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September 18
How to Create Happiness: Step 2 of 5

Happiness is elastic. Surely you know someone who always “seems happy.”  How did they learn to be that way? We know the reward mechanisms of the brain are reinforced when…

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September 16
How to Create Happiness: step 1 of 5

There is much being written and talked about in the subject of happiness.  Martin Seligman wrote Positive Psychology and spurred a movement.  There is a clever movie on Netflix called…

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August 20
Key Characteristics of Successful Energy Industry Leaders

In March, 2012, we developed and delivered the 2012 Energy Leadership Project so that we could explore the traits of successful energy industry leaders.  Those results are available on this…

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August 20
Mitsubishi Nuclear and energy industry leaders

As many energy industry leaders know, there are international competitors and domestic competitors who are exploring the new nuclear construction field. For instance, at Mitubishi Nuclear there is a need…

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