8 minutes | Feb 26th 2019

Clio and the Digital Watch

The study of history doesn't get a fair shake. I'm not just talking about studying it for the sake of consuming facts, but putting it in context with respect to the present. In all facets of life: business, politics, leaders. We're constantly distracted by what's immediately in front of us that it's difficult to break away and reflect on things. That means considering external events and individuals, as well as being introspective. If we're curious and patient enough to do this, we'll find answers and insights to the challenges we face chronicled by some of the great minds of the past. "Employ your time in improving yourself by other men's writings so that you shall come easily by what others have labored hard for." – Socrates   Would you consider leaving a rating or review for the show on Apple Podcasts? It helps other people find us.   Links: This episode: smonty.co/fullmonty66 The Car of History Episode 49: What's Past Is Prologue Other commentary and updates at ScottMonty.com   Credits: Theme song: Afternoon by Maestross is on a royalty-free license from Jamendo.com. Image credit: The Nine Muses - Clio (History) by Johann Heinrich Tischbein, 1780 (public domain)   Subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, SoundCloud, Spotify, or Stitcher.  Or try this: ask Alexa or Google Home to "play the latest episode of The Full Monty podcast."   If you find this program valuable, please consider supporting it on Patreon. It covers the cost of hosting, email, music and more.    
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