The Listen Books by Joe Gwerder

Inspire Feeling, Promote Thought, Encourage Responsibility

Wanting to Belong

In this article I will talk about a basic human desire in association with a current trend in the American business world. I have said many times that the human being is a “herd” creature. In general, each of us wants to belong…. We all search for ways to fit in; to be accepted; to… Read the full article…

Solar Leasing Heading For Trouble

For the past 10-15 years, the collective experiences of this country’s people has been nothing short of constant change – severe change! A synthetic “boom” was created. People had plenty of work, lots of money, big houses, cars, boats etc.. Then the rug was pulled out from under them. That “adjustable rate mortgage” they signed… Read the full article…

Unforeseen By-Products

Have you ever been directly involved in something that provided you a tremendous satisfaction while at the same time caused you significant turmoil? Most of us have experienced such times in our life, although I believe that many of these types of occurrences are somewhat mild overall. In this discussion however, I am referring to… Read the full article…

“Guarantee”

According to Webster’s Encyclopedic Dictionary, a common list of definitions for “guarantee” is as follows: a promise or assurance; something that assures a particular outcome or condition; to secure as by giving or taking security. Then, just for fun, I looked up “assurance”. Again, according to Webster’s, the primary definition is: a positive declaration intended… Read the full article…