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In today’s fast-paced and increasingly digitized business world, the significance of data is unquestionable. It is the foundation of decision-making, the driver of initiatives, and the fuel that powers organizations to outpace competitors. For some businesses, data is etched into even the most basic day-to-day operations.

Therefore, data availability, quality…

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This article is more of an informed opinion rather than just a description of the lay of the land for Data Governance. I have been in the Data Governance space for a long. In part, we are selfishly trying to clarify our messages and boil down the problems affecting organizations…

Great post! Start early, yes. I knew that as I was younger, but still didn't really do it. I started a business though, and made up for it. Alas, unless you have the personality and live on your own, many things wind up competing for your money.

How Much Money Do You Really Need To Retire?
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What brought this on?

My wife is turning 50.

She’s the spring chicken in this couple. She is not taking it well.

I also thought getting old would take a lot longer. A few years back, I passed the 50-yard line (did you know fifty is only 14 in Scrabble?). So I started to…

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No worries. I’ve got you covered. Health and fitness are essential later on in life. But first, let’s focus on me for a minute.

I am into a good living. But to truly enjoy life, I have to stay in shape. It helps with everything; you know what I mean…

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Ten years ago, my wife and I decided to become foster parents. We couldn’t conceive and wanted to have children. Then, in late 2013, our wish came through. Two beautiful boys came into our lives, and we haven’t looked back. Bliss.

Well, that’s not entirely accurate.

You see, I was…

Marc-Eric LaRocque

Fascinated by the management side of data, marketing, wine, travel, and now retirement. Email me at

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