Why do we wear stress as a badge of honor?

In a Harvard Business Review experiment, they found that individuals described as having calendars that were “always full” were perceived as higher status than those who lead a “leisurely lifestyle.”

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Plymouth Rock, 1620 — engraver Joseph Andrews

American Values

Socially Mobile Culture

Look at the 80's

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Post 2008 America…

Where we find ourselves…

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Is there hope?

A final thought

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