How Much Time Are You Spending on Nothing?
Facebook has become a cesspool or radical comments, both left and right, allowing no room for other opinions. A great deal of it is factually wrong and/or ungrammatical. Confirmation bias on parade. LinkedIn requests seem to assume that both parties are
A Minute with Alan™ — Stretching AM
February 3rd, 2023 What are you doing to stretch your mind? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dDIM3ntOh4E
Up, Up, and Away….
In 1960, the Russians shot down one of our very advanced U2 spy planes which had been flying over the Soviet Union repeatedly. Sixty-three years later the Chinese are detected floating a balloon over the US northwest to spy on
A Minute with Alan™ — Straw Men and Burning Platforms
February 2nd, 2023 Stop using poor examples of things and deal with empirical evidence. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ytQFaUA-TB8
The Business Would Be Great If Not For Customers
On Delta Airlines, I'm Platinum/Diamond/Liquid Gold or something. In Miami, we walk into the Delta Lounge prior to our flight. We're first class. I give the guy at the desk my ticket. He says, "By any chance, Dr. Weiss, do
The Agenda Bucket
Our comments and opinions are often judged by how well they fit into another person's agenda. They aren't evaluated on truth, or accuracy, or insight, but solely on the basis of whether they confirm the other person's bias. If you
A Minute with Alan™ — Self-Worth and Efficacy
February 1st, 2023 Have high self-regard and worth for yourself. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8ng71SVoALc
DASM: The Hospitality Industry
I needed an intervention from management at a hotel because loud drilling for renovations was interrupting my meeting. Not one lower level manager I talked to was helpful, though the promises were dramatic. I finally fought my way to a