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Klinefelter: By the Numbers
Danny Klinefelter DTN Farm Business Advisor
Tue Dec 17, 2013 10:56 AM CST

About every 15 years, I've written an article dealing with victimism. The basic issue is that a lot of people waste time and energy feeling sorry for themselves and blaming others or circumstances for their lack of success rather than trying to learn how to do better or being willing to do things differently. Dr. Haddon Robinson once said, "If you want to get rich, invest in victimization. It is America's fastest growing industry."

I often describe it as the "coffee shop syndrome." There is obviously nothing wrong with getting together with your peers at the coffee shop or local ...

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