Monthly Archives: October, 2017

The Trust of Ebenezer Scrooge

The Trust of Ebenezer Scrooge by Stephen Hudak “Marley was dead to begin with.  There is no doubt whatever about that.”  These two lines start Charles Dickens’s class “A Christmas Carol”.  The writer is referring to Ebenezer Scrooge’s partner, Jacob Marley, but the first sentence also describes Scrooge himself.  Oh, Scrooge was very much alive …

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Fast-Track

Varco Pruden’s Fast-Track Program Varco Pruden’s Fast-Track (FT) program provides you with a quality project, best price available, and the fastest delivery VP can offer.  As VP Command has evolved we can pass along the power of our software to you, the builder and customer, as find ourselves doing less and less mundane engineering – …

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The Leadership Secrets of Dracula

The Empowerment of Jonathan Harker by Stephen Hudak As we approach the time of ghosts and goblins, no, not your annual performance review – Halloween, let’s consider what we can learn from Bram Stoker’s Dracula.  Published in 1897, Dracula is revived in all forms – books, movies, costumes – and lives in our imaginations. Putting …

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