Big Red Car here.  Going to be a crackerjack day here in the ATX.  Hot, sunny and the same as far into the future as you can see.  Ahhhh, the joys of July in the ATX.

Speaking of a bit of heat, the issue of all things race has been heating up since the Zimmerman murder case verdict.  In case, you have been living in a garage and have not been paying attention, Zimmerman was famously acquitted of a charge of second degree murder of Trayvon Martin.  A jury, having heard and evaluated the evidence, rendered a verdict of NOT GUILTY. Continue reading


The Character Traits and Skills of the Successful CEO — Communication

Big Red Car here.  Looks like the rain may be done with the ATX but who really knows?  We loved the rain and the cool temps — Hell, it was 71F yesterday afternoon.

Well, yes, it was raining at the time.  But still — 71F in mid-July.  Well, that’s a bit of “all right”, no?

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Saudi Texas

Big Red Car here.  Well the rain has stopped but it’s going to be a cool and humid day in the ATX.  Hey, we like cool in July and who doesn’t?

So The Boss is out early this morning but no work for a Big Red Car.  The Boss won’t take a Big Red Car along unless there is sunshine in the forecast.

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The Market is Not Stupid

Big Red Car here.  It’s a quiet morning and nobody is up and stirring yet.  Well, except for that mean old bitch, the market.  She’s been up all night long making the adjustments that she is wont to make.

Ahhh, the sound of rain falling gently on our lovely ATX.  It is a narcotic sound and makes me want to get back to sleep.

But, dear reader, I must tell you about something that is very obvious — the market is not stupid.

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The Characteristics Traits and Skills of the Successful CEO — Decisionmaking

Big Red Car here.  Been enjoying cooler temps and a bit of rain here in the ATX.  We love a bit of July rain because it is so damn rare.  More on the way today.  Eeeehaw, ya’ll!

So The Boss was thinking about what makes a great CEO and he has focused on decisionmaking.  Hmmm, so, Big Red Car, what the Hell does that mean?

Well, Old Sport, listen and I will ‘splain it to you.

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Savor this day

Big Red Car here.  Raining in the ATX this morning and probably going to rain all day.  WTF, Big Red Car — no happy face weather report?  Haha, Big Red Car, be careful here.

So this day is going to be a bit rainy, so what?  Gets me to reflecting on things.  Hey, I like a bit of rain.  A welcome diversion from endless sunshine plus it won’t even crack 85F today and that’s not all bad, eh?

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