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The Perfect System BLOG extends to its readers new works and concepts that I have accumulated over the fifteen years since the book was first published. If you have read The Perfect System, my hope is that I am able to share new insights and wisdom. For those who are coming to it for the first time be prepared for life changing and thought provoking information.

51. MAD COW DISEASE

By | November 29th, 2018|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Two cows are standing in a field. One cow says to the other cow, “Are [...]

50. SELF WORTH

By | November 8th, 2018|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Two short messages. The first is a picture I received from my son, Jacob. Take [...]

49. LOVE/HATE RELATIONSHIP. ANOTHER VIEW.

By | October 4th, 2018|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Having just been through the Jewish Holidays, I want to share with you an idea [...]

48. RED FLAG

By | September 6th, 2018|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

 I would like to share a lesson I just learned from one of my teachers, [...]

47. BE SQUARE

By | August 9th, 2018|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

My pal Rem Langan suggested I share this idea with my blog community. The concept [...]

46. THE TRUTH ABOUT SUICIDE

By | July 26th, 2018|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , |

I heard a piece of wisdom recently that I want to pass onto the readers [...]

45. THE RABBI AND THE MONK

By | June 7th, 2018|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

This is a story told to me by my dear friend and “value-based” business consultant, [...]

44. WHAT DO YOU DO WITH THE MAD YOU FEEL?

By | March 22nd, 2018|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Back in 1969, then-President Richard Nixon wanted to cut funding in half to Public Television [...]

43. THE ICARUS STORY AND STANLEY KUBRICK

By | March 1st, 2018|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

  In Short, in Greek Mythology, the Icarus tale tells of Icarus’ attempt to escape [...]

42. SLAVERY IS NOT DEAD. IT IS ALIVE AND LIVING INSIDE OF US.

By | January 25th, 2018|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

It is no secret that I am Jewish, and I have a smattering of knowledge [...]

41. FIX THE PROBLEM, NOT THE BLAME.

By | January 4th, 2018|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Fix the Problem, Not the Blame. - a Japanese proverb. I heard this statement a [...]

40. DOING “THE WORK” TO OVERCOME ABUSE, PART III: THE GIFT OF SUFFERING  

By | December 21st, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The suffering wakes us up. Our traumatic event or events are a gift (in a [...]

39. DOING “THE WORK” TO OVERCOME ABUSE, PART II

By | December 5th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Traumatic events in our childhood such as verbal, physical and sexual abuse can leave us [...]

38. DOING “THE WORK” TO OVERCOME ABUSE

By | November 16th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

This will be an unusual blog. I will have to make it a three-parter since [...]

37. SCREW UP. SCREW DOWN.

By | November 1st, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

When we screw up, the first thing to do is screw down. When we make a mistake, [...]

36. NEW DISCOVERIES

By | October 19th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Because I am now semi retired, I have more discretionary time on my hands. Along [...]

35. THINK AGAIN

By | October 2nd, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

When you assume, you make an “ass” of “u” and “me”. This was a mantra [...]

TAKING A HIATUS FOR THE JEWISH HIGH HOLIDAYS

By | September 20th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , |

To my Jewish readers, have a sweet New Year filled with only health, happiness and [...]

34. AN EXPERIMENT IN INVENTION

By | September 7th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

This blog will be different because, frankly, compared to my other blogs, it is “light [...]

33. HOW TO LEAD, PART 2

By | August 24th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

More on Leadership. As promised at the end of my previous entry, I am now [...]

32. HOW TO LEAD, PART 1

By | August 17th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

I would like to talk about the idea of Leadership. Having run several large corporations [...]

31. STRUGGLE

By | August 3rd, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

A man found the cocoon of a butterfly. One day, a small opening appeared.  He [...]

30. NO MATTER WHERE YOU GO, THERE YOU ARE

By | July 20th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

There is a story told about a wise woman who sat by the road side [...]

29. WHAT DO WE REALLY WANT OUT OF LIFE?

By | July 6th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

An American businessman was at the pier of a small coastal Mexican village when a [...]

28. THE SUBCONSCIOUS MIND: THE ENEMY

By | June 22nd, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

I have recently had an experience with one of my friends. His health has been [...]

SPECIAL FATHER’S DAY BLOG

By | June 15th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Sung by Groucho Mark Music and Lyrics by Harry Ruby https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NePo9ooA6WM&t=21s

27. ONE OF THE ULTIMATE KEYS TO SUCCESS

By | June 8th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

In a situation when I am unsure of what to do, I create two questions [...]

26. NOTHING HAPPENS SUDDENLY

By | May 25th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Let me ask you this, do things in life happen suddenly? Of course not. Nothing [...]

25. THE RESPONSIBILITY RULE

By | May 11th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

We are responsible to others, not for others. This was a very hard lesson for [...]

24. THAT HURTS!

By | April 27th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

I would like to discuss the concept of Pain. The Perfect System show us that [...]

23.THE BIG CATCH

By | April 13th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

I have a confession to make. It has been years since I have re-read The [...]

22. THERE WERE NO PSYCHIATRISTS IN THE OLD WEST

By | April 6th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , |

I have often been asked to write about Depression. I have friends who suffer from [...]

21. DO THE OPPOSITE!

By | March 23rd, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

I would like to dispel two adages that we all learnt as kids. In fact, [...]

20. WHAT’S LOVE GOT TO DO WITH IT?

By | March 16th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

This week I would like to tackle the issue of “Love”. First, let me start [...]

19. PEARLY OF WISDOM

By | March 2nd, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , |

A pearl of wisdom from my friend Alan Bleviss. A young boy enters a barber [...]

18. RULES OF THE ROAD

By | February 24th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

I was listening to a lecture last week, and I heard an interesting fact. Almost [...]

17. “SOONER OR LATER, IT’S GOING TO BE LATER”

By | February 16th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

This line was written by my often times creative partner, Marc Giacomelli. It was for [...]

16. SEARCHING FOR ABUNDANCE

By | January 25th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , |

I was talking to my friend Greg McMullen last week about staying out of “the [...]

15. DON’T DANCE!

By | January 19th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , |

My Teacher had 3 powerful lessons related to dealing with situations and staying objective: My [...]

14. THE FIRST THING YOU DO WHEN YOU FIND YOURSELF IN A HOLE

By | January 12th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , |

I have had the merit to study with a Kabbalistic Master. I tell you all [...]

13. DON’T BLAME THE MICE, BLAME THE HOLE. (TALMUDIC WISDOM)

By | January 5th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , |

Don't blame the mice, blame the hole. (Talmudic Wisdom) This was a very expensive lesson [...]

12. MY GOD!

By | December 15th, 2016|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

I have talked around the concept of the idea of “God” for most of my [...]

11. HALF EMPTY OR HALF FULL?

By | December 9th, 2016|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , |

For those readers who believe in a higher authority or what some call “God”, the [...]

10. THE MOST IMPORTANT QUESTION IN LIFE…

By | December 2nd, 2016|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |

“The two most important days in your life is the day you are born and [...]

9. AFTER LIFE IS THERE DEATH?

By | November 25th, 2016|Categories: Blog|

I read an important book (to me) last year. It is called Journeys of the [...]

8. GOOD VIBRATIONS

By | November 17th, 2016|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , |

My business partner, Wahn Yoon, and I were chatting the other day about the idea [...]

7. AND NOW FOR SOMETHING COMPLETELY DIFFERENT

By | November 10th, 2016|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , |

I would like to take a break from the intense, seriousness of my blogs to [...]

6. I HATED MY MOTHER

By | November 3rd, 2016|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , |

My mother lived in Hamilton. She was a very unhappy person. Always dissatisfied with her [...]

5. FUNNY

By | October 27th, 2016|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , |

I heard this great joke the other day and found it so profound and full [...]

4. THE DAVID BOHM EXPERIENCE

By | October 18th, 2016|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

I was turned onto a book called Thought As a System by a trusted friend [...]

3. ENERGY INTELLIGENCE

By | September 11th, 2016|Categories: Blog|

In preparing to write my book, The Perfect System, I came upon a most amazing [...]

2. PRODUCT OF OUR LIFE EXPERIENCES

By | August 11th, 2016|Categories: Blog|

We are all a product of our life experiences. Which means that we all see [...]

1. WHY NOW?

By | July 11th, 2016|Categories: Blog|

It’s been over a decade and a half since I last visited The Perfect System. [...]

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