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About ARD

Anthony Dziedzic draws upon his many years experience as an information technology professional and company executive in developing the principles and methods of TeamTacks(tm) and the guidelines presented in the Ten Commandments of Teamwork. The ideas and disciplines presented in Mr. Dziedzic's 'Motivated on Purpose' series of workshops and presentations have been published and quoted in Information Technology trade journals: Datamation, InformationWeek and CIO.

Think about it

I’ve had an opportunity to respond to a less then thoughtful email that presented conservative non-thinking opinion of the Latino population in America.  Here’s the exchange of emails that when all done we agreed on just who Latinos are. Anthony, … Continue reading

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Work as a Team

OK, the election is over.  Now we need to work as a team and begin getting this Republic back to being a united nation.  One that again could be the beacon of liberty and justice for the world.  Only We The People … Continue reading

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Conservative Views

How time flies by when you try to take your mind off politics. It has been awhile since I last expressed my opinion. Much of that time was used to enjoy the summer and the people in my life I … Continue reading

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Conservative Email

When writing this blog there are times when I just run out of ideas and other times an idea comes and slaps me in the face.  That happened today.  I came across an email directed to a GOP conservative from … Continue reading

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A Hundred Years

“… as recently as 1900. At the turn of the last century, women couldn’t vote. African Americans and other people of color had no rights at all. Workers had no rights or security; there were no weekends; there was not … Continue reading

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Subsidy anyone?

Here’s a portion of an article I read at Newsmax.com. The federal government recently announced a new $54 million, 12-week campaign using TV spots to encourage smokers to give up the habit, and state and federal spending on anti-smoking efforts … Continue reading

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Patriotism

This week we celebrated out nation’s independence. It was great to see the fireworks, to celebrate with a BBQ, to remind ourselves what a great country we live in.  Our founding fathers gave us this heritance but at what cost? … Continue reading

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Happy 4th of July!

Today I received an email from the mother of our children with the message Happy 4th of July.   This was my response… Hi Deb, I’m going to piss a lot of people off with this email but as an ex-marine … Continue reading

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Supreme Court Leak?

I came across an on-line press release with the following quote. “With reform bringing millions of additional people into the system, our end-to-end solutions will help Blue plans and all TriZetto clients transform their operations to compete and win in … Continue reading

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Romney’s Bain or is it Bane?

The other day I received the email below regarding Romney’s record ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ The Washington Post reported this morning that “Mitt Romney’s financial company, Bain Capital, invested in a series of firms that specialized in relocating jobs … Continue reading

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Stay or Move Forward?

I’ve used the past 18 months doing research of how this great country of ours became a country of the 1%.  Actually a country of the top 20%. It started with Reagan’s fear mongering and we, the people bought into … Continue reading

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Hope for Change

We had hope in 2008 that the man we eventually elected President would give us change. We were wrong. No one man can give us the change we need and want, Think about it. Jesus didn’t. Gandhi didn’t. Martin Luther … Continue reading

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