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I had no idea what I was going to tell my parents, but I decided I’d just tell them what happened and see where the chips landed. I felt ashamed of myself for being so disrespectful to my boss, even though she had constantly demeaned me and all the other people that worked at Potatoes, Etc. I didn’t have any respect for her, but my parents had taught me better, and I was proud of my ability to suck it up and not lose my temper. By Brad Feld

Why the highest paid execs make so much
There are a number of theories and concepts as to why. One concept attracted my attention: Winner take all: This theory contends that there are some people who are just really good at their jobs. As technology improves and markets get larger, the best workers know how to leverage those advances to take an ever larger share of the economic pie. This extends not just to celebrities and CEOs but also to top performers in many professions. By Gary Harvey
“There’s this general philosophy right now among many entrepreneurs that business is an art; it’s the idea model – stumbling across something that’s not repeatable. I disagree. I’d say it’s a science,” said Matt Larson, Confio’s CEO and founder. “What we set out to do is turn out products that are used everywhere, that become ubiquitous.” By Gigi Sukin

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This list just scratches the surface. When we automate jobs out of existence, that doesn’t mean there is no work left to do. We are freeing up human capital, and this human capital can be put to work creating thousands of new industries. It will, however, require a whole new level of system thinking to unleash this pent-up ambition. By Tom Frey
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Now through Jan. 4: Walker Fine Art  presents “MOND:SEE” featuring mixed media work by Sabin Aell and stainless steel sculpture by Jonathan Hils. This exhibition explores the mystical feeling  when the moon reflects onto water, eerie yet promising. The back gallery has Eric Corrigan screen prints, Katrin Moller paintings and Christopher DeKnikker wood wall reliefs.

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