The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly (Debt) – Thought

From one of great classic westerns… Take a quick Google of “debt”, devoted readers, and you will find a plethora of opinions about it. Some say that under the right circumstances debt is good. Some say that debt is always bad. And some say that it is ugly…necessary but not a good thing. Good debtContinue reading “The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly (Debt) – Thought”

Thought – To RISK, or not to RISK

That is the question…and I think that picture is Shakespeare… When dealing in matters of life, and money, the concept of risk vs. reward will inevitably come up. At its’ core, risk vs. reward boils down to this: “The more you are willing to risk, the potential reward increases, but the potential loss increases asContinue reading “Thought – To RISK, or not to RISK”

Thought – “Is the Juice Worth the Squeeze?”

A former VP in my work organization had an expression that really stuck with me. She used to ask the question “Is the juice worth the squeeze?” when talking about potentially pursuing different initiatives. The meaning behind the expression is simply “Is the goal you are trying to reach worth the price you have toContinue reading “Thought – “Is the Juice Worth the Squeeze?””