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Ricardo Semler

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Ricardo Semler is the CEO and majority owner of Semco Partners, a Brazilian company best known for its radical form of industrial democracy and corporate re-engineering.
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Synchronicity
An Acausal Connecting Principle. (From Vol. 8. of the Collected Works of C. G. Jung) (Bollingen Series XX
C. G. Jung - Nov 14, 2010 (first published in 1952)
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Jung was intrigued from early in his career with coincidences, especially those surprising juxtapositions that scientific rationality could not adequately explain. He discussed these ideas with Albert Einstein before World War I, but first used the term "synchronicity" in a 1930 lecture, in reference to the unusual psychological insights generated ...
Ricardo Semler
Gives you an enormous insight into the people who are doing things and why they’re doing things.     source
The Oxford Shakespeare
The Complete Works, 2nd Edition
William Shakespeare - Aug 01, 2005 (first published in 1910)
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Hailed by The Washington Post as "a definitive synthesis of the best editions" and by The Times of London as "a monument to Shakespearean scholarship," The Oxford Shakespeare is the ultimate anthology of the Bard's work: the most authoritative edition of the plays and poems ever published.Now, almost two decades after the original volume, Oxford is...
Ricardo Semler
Has all of the human traits; if you look somewhere you will find it, either in King Lear or Hamlet or Macbeth; it’s there.     source
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The Little Prince
Antoine de Saint-Exupéry - May 15, 2000 (first published in 1943)
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Few stories are as widely read and as universally cherished by children and adults alike as The Little Prince. Richard Howard's translation of the beloved classic beautifully reflects Saint-Exupéry's unique and gifted style. Howard, an acclaimed poet and one of the preeminent translators of our time, has excelled in bringing the English text as clo...
Ricardo Semler
Says that you are responsible for everything that you captivate.     source
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The Archetypes and The Collective Unconscious
C. G. Jung - Aug 01, 1981 (first published in 1959)
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Bollingen Series XXEssays which state the fundamentals of Jung's psychological system: "On the Psychology of the Unconscious" & "The Relations Between the Ego & the Unconscious," with their original versions in an appendix....
Ricardo Semler
I always go back to The Archetypes and The Collective Unconscious .     source
Parables and Paradoxes
Franz Kafka - Jan 12, 1961
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A bilingual collection of parables and paradoxes taken from Kafka's novels, short stories, and letters...
Ricardo Semler
Wonderful.     source