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 Eureka: Three types of organizationsEureka: Three types of organizations by Akli Hadid
Having worked and visited several companies, patterns emerged. You have companies who treat staff like roommates, companies who treat staff like children and finally companies who treat staff like guests.
 
 The two faces of hunger #1The two faces of hunger #1 by Katerina Charisi
The first time I openly admitted - more to my own self than any other - that we are dealing with a really serious financial struggle, it was after a bad week with very little and poor meals, that ended with me eating only a few crackers and drinking a lot
 
 Oh Lordy !  It's a God Particle !Oh Lordy ! It's a God Particle ! by Leah Sellers
"Peggy Joy, get on over here and help me muck these stalls out," her Brother Kyle barked. "And why should I? You didn't help me wash and dry the dishes after lunch," Peggy Joy quipped.
 
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 Eureka: Negotiating the best dealEureka: Negotiating the best deal by Akli Hadid
The best deals tend to be negotiated on Tuesday afternoons or Thursday afternoons, worst deals on Monday mornings or Friday afternoons. Here's a list of some clauses you want to avoid.
 
 The ConditionThe Condition by David Sparenberg
let us never forget that there are people in this troubled world, men especially, who are very different from you and I-who think abstractly and pride themselves on the suppression of emotion and the will with which they hold clearly
 
 Eureka: 20 expressions that will make you blow dealsEureka: 20 expressions that will make you blow deals by Akli Hadid
We all want to sign optimal deals, be it in marriage, business, family or professional settings. Here are 20 expressions we use all the time that could lead us to go home empty-handed.
 
 The Land of Babel and a Herd of Wild TurkeyThe Land of Babel and a Herd of Wild Turkey by Leah Sellers
"Yep, Jeb, I surely do enjoy teachin' the Sunday School class they handed me," Harvey announced, as he and his old friend Jeb trammeled and crunched their way through the Autumn Woods in search of Wild Game.
 
 Eureka: A unified theory of communicationEureka: A unified theory of communication by Akli Hadid
Briefly, the main characteristics of communication that I have identified
 
 Eureka: A new model for cultural communication dimensions Eureka: A new model for cultural communication dimensions by Akli Hadid
Hofstede has six dimensions. The world value survey has four dimensions. I will outline here what are my dimensions, twelve in total, but I focus on communication. The dimensions are mere observations and did not involve careful data gathering other than
 
 Eureka: Our abusive relationship with North KoreaEureka: Our abusive relationship with North Korea by Akli Hadid
I get that North Korea is being abusive all by itself and that no one is encouraging the North Koreans to be abusive. But before I get there, let me share my experience trying to bring their South Korean cousins to the negotiating table.
 
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