Archive for January 2017


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Trust. It’s a hot topic.  Seemingly difficult and time-consuming to build; it has the potential to be wiped out in an instant.  Much like a person’s reputation and credibility, it requires an enormous amount of effort to grow it, and sometimes to protect it. At ThyPower, we view trust in a more positive and traditional context.  Trust should not…

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Pie Chart

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THE PIE CHART OF DAILY LIFE My wife and I knew that Larry Baker (see previous post for “who is Larry”) had a point… about the lack of personal control in life.  Many, perhaps most of our daily choices and decisions are heavily influenced, or even dictated by circumstances. For instance, we all need to sleep,…

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Free Will


Do you think it’s possible that my humble blog posting could help you make a small, but significant change in your life?  Perhaps. I had an Anthropology teacher in High School named Larry Baker, and I can assure you that what I’m about to say about him was experienced by many of his students.  I…

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