An editorial from CNN Money the title of which pretty much explains it all.
Click anywhere below for the entire story.
A 30 second read, easy, small words.
Apologies for snide editorialization.
I'm starting to crack.
Because, as we all know, all these guys really know what they're doing.
From The Wall Street Journal 8/10/2010, a letter from Michael P. Fleischer, president of Bogan Communications Inc of Ramsey, New Jersey.
Click anywhere below to link up Mr. Fleischer's letter.
Not a very tough read, recommended.
Sally is a terrific employee, and she happens to be the median person in terms of base pay among the 83 people at my little company in New Jersey, where we provide audio systems for use in educational, commercial and industrial settings.
She makes $59,000 a year—on paper. In reality, she makes only $44,000 a year because $15,000 is taken from her thanks to various deductions and taxes, all of which form the steep, sad slope between gross and net pay.
It's the arithmetic stupid.
This video runs almost 6 minutes which I will admit bumps up against the maximum limits for holding my attention.
It is however, well worth the time, and provides quite an education.