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When dealing with people

People believe your modesty. If you want people to think you are incompetent, then be modest. Flattery works even when it is obvious. Even flattery that is obviously self-serving and over the top works. It makes people feel better about … Continue reading

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Donald Trump

Real estate developer, mogul. Born Donald John Trump, on June 14, 1946, in Queens, New York, the fourth of five children of Frederick C. and Mary MacLeod Trump. Frederick Trump was a builder and real estate developer who came to … Continue reading

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How companies got their names

Mercedes: This was actually financier’s daughter’s name Adobe: This came from the name of the riverAdobe Creek that ran behind the house of founder John Warnock Apple Computers: It was the favourite fruit of founder Steve Jobbs. He was three … Continue reading

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