In "Being the Banker," Ben examines how to approach gaming, from the perspective of success, loss, and other philosophical ideas.
This week, he examines how to cope with failure, discussing the opportunities for personal development.
Ask anyone I’ve played. They all say I cheat. And of course I don’t, but the truth never stopped anybody, so I won’t dwell to long that matter. I’ll just get straight to it: how do you win a game? And in particular, how do you win Monopoly? I have tried more than a few tactics in my time, so I hope that my expertise (such as it is) will shed some light on this subject. I believe that there is a method which, if employed, will guarantee most excellent victory.