Tag: Wal-Mart

Dress for Success; Shop at Wal-Mart!

By Thomas J. Stanley on Feb 18th, 2014 in Current Events

Last month a picture of Jim Harbaugh, coach of the San Francisco 49ers, appeared in USA Today.  But the picture was not taken on a football field.  Coach Harbaugh was standing in front of a rack of blue jeans and khaki pants in a Wal-Mart store.  In his hands he was holding packages of underwear and […]

So Many “Bargains” They’re Nearly Bankrupt

By Thomas J. Stanley on Jul 14th, 2011 in Studying the Wealthy

In spite of Dave and Linda’s high income, they are two paychecks away from insolvency.  How can this be possible?  Perhaps it has something to do with Linda’s collection of nearly 200 pairs of shoes all purchased on sale from a variety of upscale retailers.  She insists that she saved thousands and thousands of dollars by buying […]

Wal-mart CEO-Leadership

By Thomas J. Stanley on Mar 8th, 2011 in Studying the Wealthy

In The Millionaire Mind, I mentioned that the millionaire population contains a disproportionately high concentration of people who told me that integrity is a critical factor in explaining their economic success.  “Being honest with all people” was tied [with being well disciplined] for first in regard to the percentage of millionaires who rated it as […]