If surviving a trip to the ER depends on this…

  I'm listening to the audio book version of SuperFreakonomics: Global Cooling, Patriotic Prostitutes, and Why Suicide Bombers Should Buy Life Insurance by Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner.  Much of the book supports the point that the best solutions to complex problems are often pretty simple.  It's an interesting read and might be where I read the point I'm going to make here.  And I might have heard it on a podcast. What I read or heard somewhere is that successful outcomes from ..

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The Advantages of being a big fish in a small pond

I'm a big fan of Gladwell's latest book. His string of best sellers includes Tipping Point, Blink and Outliers. A few days after it's release, I saw David & Goliath was already #3 among new books on Amazon.com. I've loved the book. I recommend it. Here's the official blurb you'll find about this book at Amazon.com: "Three thousand years ago on a battlefield in ancient Palestine, a shepherd boy felled a mighty warrior with nothing more than a stone and a sling, and ever since then the ..

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