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The Fallacy Of The Bigger Bonus

Some time right after the summer ends the bonus chatter begins. Usually the first person to start the conversation on the upcoming bonus season is a loser.  He/she knows it but hope dies slowly in the corporate compensation merry go round. As year-end approaches employees become hardened in their expectations.  Nights out with colleagues self-reinforces what the […]

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Why Your Retirement Is A Myth

The retirement planning pundits have finally thrown in the towel. The new leading piece of wisdom to come from this crowd is to work longer before retiring. Recall that other gems have been: Start saving in your 20’s Max out your 401K contributions Take some risk but not too much investing (?!) Now we are […]

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Stop Telling Yourself Your Retirement Will Be Ok

The reality of the 40 or 50-year-old corporate executive is that things have changed. Your retirement isn’t what you expected.   In fact the change has accelerated since the Global Financial Crisis.  The roots however go back much farther. Until the early 1980’s wage growth in the U.S. had grown at 2.2% for around 80 […]

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