It’s no secret that our government right now has become a sideshow. No matter where you fall on the political spectrum, you are no doubt aware of the crazy things people are doing and saying. That’s why, for me, today seemed fitting for a very basic rule that we all must remember. Keep calm.  The

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The advice is truer today than ever – only take advice from someone more successful than you. With social media, it’s easier than ever make motivational posters, sell courses, ebooks, “universities”.  Some are great.  My only advice is make sure that whoever it selling the product has actually done what he or she is selling.

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People love to think that something is going to ruin our kids.  Every 5 or 10 years, something becomes popular that the “old” people think is going to ruin children.  And yes, I’m old. In just the last 20 years, here are some of the things that people were sure would ruin kids but now

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See any new malls open lately?  Probably not.  I know there are strip malls.  Do you ever see indoor malls open?  Probably not.  It has been almost 20 years since a new indoor mall was opened.

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With our new president making headlines every few hours, it’s easy to think that he can also control your business. While guidelines, laws, and such control what your business does, it is important to remember that that is not what allows for success or failure of your business in general. Entrepreneurs have to change with

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Most people on the buying end of ecommerce don’t realize just how important feedback is. If you a seller you already know or need to know right now. When you sell on Amazon or eBay, there is something called seller metrics.  This is a fancy term for how they assess you as a seller.  And

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One thing that people need to remember in life is that everything costs some combination of time and money. Sometimes things cost money and save time. Sometimes things cost time and save money. Sometimes they cost both. The trick is to learn which one makes sense for you. Here’s a basic example.  You spend 2

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People that are self employed learn very quickly that they are never really off work – just on a break.  You do other things, sure, but the business is never far from your mind. I find that is quite similar to parenting.  There aren’t hours of the day that you’re a parent and hours you

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One of the fastest ways to financial trouble is thinking that you deserve nice things. You might think you deserve nice things because you’re older. You might think you deserve nice things because you work very hard. You might think you deserve nice things because your friends have nice things. You would be wrong. You

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