◀ The Principal Blog

Posts by Jerry Ripperger, VP of Consulting, the Principal Financial Group, Princor Registered Representative


Use as directed…or maybe not. Things often start out as one thing and end up being something entirely different.  Take 3M Post-It Notes for example.  Dr. Spencer Silver was a researcher at 3M laboratories working on developing a super adhesive.  Needless to say he invented an adhesive that was…

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Sharing is Caring

Everyone likes to feel special.  And what’s more special than your birthday?  I share my birthday (March 27) with Cynthia Mueller, one of my coworkers.  What I have found is that sharing your birthday is a good thing – after all, there is a much higher likelihood of having cupcakes brought…

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