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Jan
17
059 - On Joy And Enjoyment - Moral Letters for Modern Times

059 - On Joy And Enjoyment - Moral Letters for Modern Times

Joy as we understand it does not depend on what possessions you are currently enjoying, and what pleasurable experiences you may be seeking. It is a condition arising from a tranquil mind, undisturbed by external things.
4 min read
Jan
14
Do You Want To Hear The Truth? (Newsletter 029)

Do You Want To Hear The Truth? (Newsletter 029)

Although we are blind to many of our imperfections, our colleagues' vision is perfect when identifying our flaws. Others see what we cannot.
6 min read
Jan
13
058 - On Existence - Moral Letters for Modern Times

058 - On Existence - Moral Letters for Modern Times

If wishes could create reality, would we live in paradise or hell? I fear we are on the path to finding out.
5 min read
Jan
10
057 - On Outrunning Yourself - Moral Letters for Modern Times

057 - On Outrunning Yourself - Moral Letters for Modern Times

Though we travel to the ends of the earth, we cannot outrun ourselves. Rather than looking to travel in more luxury and greater style, we should sit still with ourselves and consider whether we are running to something or running away from it.
4 min read
Jan
09
Posts In Chronological Order And By Topic

Posts In Chronological Order And By Topic

See posts organized in the order they were published. You may find this especially useful for the Moral Letters, depending on when you joined Klugne.com
3 min read
Jan
07
Keep Your Cool (Newsletter 028)

Keep Your Cool (Newsletter 028)

Long-term success as a senior manager requires you to keep your cool. You need to be adept in handling information overload and remaining calm when others have lost their cool.
5 min read
Jan
06
056 - On Calm Amidst Bedlam - Moral Letters for Modern Times

056 - On Calm Amidst Bedlam - Moral Letters for Modern Times

To retire from work life does not mean you have retired from your worries. To take the one step without taking the other is to change places but not position.
3 min read
Jan
05
Switzerland Is Not Sweden (But It Might As Well Be)

Switzerland Is Not Sweden (But It Might As Well Be)

We pay different attention to things close to home than we do those farther away.
3 min read
Jan
03
055 - On Cohen's Condos - Moral Letters for Modern Times

055 - On Cohen's Condos - Moral Letters for Modern Times

We assume the prominent are thrilled with their privileges, and made content thereby. But what do we know of their inner thoughts, their joys and their worries?
4 min read
Jan
01
018 - On Deprivation - Moral Letters for Modern Times

018 - On Deprivation - Moral Letters for Modern Times

You do not need what you think you need to be happy, because all you need is within you.
4 min read