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POLITICS

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Politics is only about some people trying to control others for personal gain.

It is not only in government but in business and other organizations.

Since it is only about personal gain, it is time to end politics.

It is time to replace politics with management.

Management not leadership.

Management by talented individuals who can get the job done.  It is not about leaders making the people feel good which is just part of politics.

Will this ever happen?  Very unlikely.  Why?

Because people just keep on trying to control others for personal gain.

 

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Written by solutions777

August 31, 2011 at 2:33 pm

ECONOMY

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How much worse will the economy get?

A question on the minds of many people.

The economy will get much worse.  And there is no reason to stay positive.

The president and everyone else has no idea how to solve the economic crisis.  This is the message that everyone needs to understand.  The economic crisis will not be solved.  It can be solved.  Repeat:  The economic crisis can be solved but it will not be solved.

So what are people supposed to do?

Three options:

-Keep their head down and pray.

-Wait for the coming global recession.

-Find someone who can solve the problem.

Choices 1 and 2 will mean a much lower standard of living.  Choice 3 is the answer, but this means each individual must do his part.  Stop relying on the government.  Increasing taxes on the rich over and over again will not solve the problem.  Increasing government spending will not work.

As the old recruiting poster said:  We need you.

 

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Written by solutions777

August 31, 2011 at 2:13 pm

BUSINESS

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Most people think Business is a dirty word.  Big business is being blamed for the global recession.  These people are WRONG.  They are ignorant and have a herd mentality.  It is not business that has brought on the global recession.  The blame rests squarely on government at all levels worldwide.  Government was urged on in this economic disaster by the people; the lazy, the ignorant, the get rich quick, the one who think the government owes them everything.

These actions contributed to the global recession:

-Using personal residences as ATM machines

-Trying to get rich quick by investing in bubbles; real estate flipping,  day trading,

-Thinking the government can and/or should fix all problems

-Believing business should pay high wages for no work

-Spending more than earnings

-Thinking that you are entitled to anything

-Blaming others for anything that goes wrong

 

People are getting the economy they deserve, not the economy they want.

 

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Written by solutions777

August 30, 2011 at 4:20 pm

Federal Government Failures

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Found on the web and worth passing on:

 

This should be read and understood by all AmericansDemocrats, Republicans, EVERYONE!!

To the President and all 535 voting membersof the Legislature, both parties.

It is now official -you are ALL corrupt morons:

a..The U.S. Postal Service was established in 1775.You have had 234 years to get it rightand it is broke.
b..Social Security was established in 1935.You have had 74 years to get it rightand it is broke.
c..Fannie Mae was established in 1938.You have had 71 years to get it rightand it is broke.
d..War on Poverty started in 1964.You have had 45 years to get it right; $1 trillionof our money is confiscated each yearand transferred to “the poor”and they only want more.
e..Medicare and Medicaid were established in 1965.You have had 44 years to get it rightand they are broke.
f..Freddie Mac was established in 1970.You have had 39 years to get it rightand it is broke.
g..The Department of Energy was created in 1977 toessen our dependence on foreign oil. It has ballooned to 16,000 employees with a budget of $24 billion a year and we import more oil than ever before. You had 32 years to get it right and it is an abysmal failure.

!!!You have FAILED !!! in every “government service” you have shoved down our throats while overspending our tax dollars.

AND YOU WANT AMERICANS TO BELIEVE YOU CAN BE TRUSTED WITH A GOVERNMENT-RUN HEALTH CARE SYSTEM ??

YOU THINK YOU CAN RUN THE AUTO INDUSTRY…. THE BANKING SYSTEM?????

MAYBE WE OUGHT TO KICK YOUR EGG-HEAD BUDDY BUMS OUT OF OFFICE AND HIRE WALMART TO RUN THE GOVERNMENT ???

WALMART SEEMS TO KNOW HOW TO RUN A BUSINESS… WHY DON’T YOU GUYS JUST ADMIT IT’S WAY BEYOND YOUR PAY GRADE, AND QUIT?

Folks, keep this circulating. It is very well stated. Maybe it will end up in the e-mails of some of our “duly elected’ (they never read anything) and their staff will clue them in on how Americans feel.

“You can’t fix stupid, but you can vote it out”;

 

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Written by solutions777

August 29, 2011 at 5:38 pm

TALENT in Hiring

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In the entertainment industry, it is the talents the makes a project work: no talent; no movie, television show, CD or play.  These people are artistic and creative.

In other industries, organizations or business, these individuals have more effect on success or failure.

This is the issue.

Most organizations hire based upon prior experience and likeability.  This is a big mistake.  Organizations that want to maximize their success, should hire pure ability  —  generally intelligence.   Why do organizations hire the way they do?  Because people are immature.  They will not hire someone more capable than themselves.  They hire people they like.  They like people like themselves.

The best example of this is government.  Government workers from the president on down are much less capable than those in industry.  Top people from industry go into government service for the notoriety.  Once in government, they do not do a good job.  It is for their personal public relations.  It is also possible that the top people from industry are not that capable.

This is a reason the world is a disaster zone.

 

 

 

Written by solutions777

August 24, 2011 at 3:44 pm

Stupidity and/or Laziness

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The human inhabitants of our planet are Stupid and/or Lazy.

They whine and rant about everything.  They wait for someone else to do something.  If they do something, it does not work but also causes more problems.

What they are doing is inflating their egos and creating false pride.  The planet’s inhabitants suffer from a total lack of maturity.  Our society has evolved technologically, but humankind has not evolved with it.

The answer is to start dealing only in reality and fact.

Fact:  A person may not be the most intelligent, but he can still select intelligent managers to direct the world.

Fact:  A person does not have to be doing everything, but he can do his fair share.

Reality:  A person can have his own opinions and beliefs, but he should not be enforcing his opinions and beliefs on others.

Reality:  A person can want anything he desires, but there is never be any guarantee that he will get anything he wants.

It is past time for the people of the world to grow up.  Change is necessary for growth and survival, but all change is not good change.

Does anyone want the world to survive?

 

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Written by solutions777

August 22, 2011 at 4:27 pm

THE ECONOMY

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The world’s economies are in trouble.  Countries are close to bankruptcy.  There are many people without jobs.  Health care is expensive or not available.  Consumer prices are continuously increasing.  The number of poor or have-nots is growing.

What is to be done?

Every politician, economist, blog writer or main stream media persona has a different idea about what should be done.  They all agree on one thing;  everybody else is wrong.  They almost got it right.  The reality is all of them are wrong; none of them have any idea on how to fix the economy.

All of them blame someone else:  the Democrats, the Republicans, special interest groups, the rich, business, and on and on.

Again, all of them are wrong.  In the end, the blame lies with all of them.  Since none of them know anything about economics, they should all just remain silent.

The economies can be fixed, but not by them.  It is time to find someone that really understands economics.

 

 

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August 21, 2011 at 8:47 pm

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