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May 14

The rule of the powder blue tux

Flash back to spring 1976. I was going to the prom with my friend, and I went with him to arrange to rent a tux for the event. The rental form asked for our top three color choices, and we dutifully listed three: black (of course), dark green (in the semi-darkness of the gym, it …

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Sep 24

Pauses that refresh

There are a lot of reasons why we shouldn’t sit for long stretches. The same goes for our brains: we need to occasionally drop in on websites designed to stimulate us aesthetically, make us think (about different sorts of stuff), or make us laugh. Here are 4 sites I like to visit on a regular …

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Aug 03

Running with the sharks

Several friends and associates have recommended Shark Tank, so I overcame my aversion to reality programming and watched an episode. Like most of the other reality series I’ve sampled, this one was occasionally painful to watch. But there were some takeaways that I will share with my entrepreneur clients. Here are three: Set your ego …

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May 16

Introductions

Welcome to the first installment of the Red House blog. As you can probably tell from the rest of the website, our clients are often involved in a new venture that is usually technology-based. It can be a group of scientists that wants to start a tech-centric company, an established organization looking to go in …

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