Informing, Connecting and Branding Professionals and Entrepreneurs
We all know how it goes. In spite of your great spam software, you open your email to find 30 new messages (even though you had gone through everything before you went
to bed a mere eight hours ago). Of those 30 messages, 20 want you to
buy something; the other 10 are related to your social networking site
or newsletters of some type.
You start opening some of them because, well, they look interesting. You click on a link in the…
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I've been to many sales meetings and have witnessed some great sales people apply the yes question strategy. Once I understood the importance of applying this strategy and how to do it I was able to close with more clients myself.…Continue
As a business person, are you “business-like”?
The term “business-like” is one of the most expressive in general use. It includes many attributes such as reliability, integrity, efficiency and a sense of…Continue
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Are you reading any or all of Stieg Larsson's Millennium trilogy this summer?
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We all know that whether it is in our business or in our personal lives, there are often consequences (intended and unintended) for our actions. Admittedly, sometimes we get
lucky and the potential consequences never happen, but, more often,
they do catch up with us. Your willingness to accept the consequences
often guide your actions
There can be two kinds of consequences—good and bad. Generally, we want to minimize the bad…
Added by Dr Robin Rushlo on August 26, 2010 at 8:00am — No Comments
Everyone has their favorite of excuse for not wanting to change or start something new. The more resistant to change, the more excuses. Making significant changes in your life is hard work!
But what if you really could start from scratch? What if you put aside everything from your past, all your current problems, and just started over?
Starting over doesn’t mean you have to take a vow of poverty, divorce your current spouse, or…
For millions of years, mankind lived just like the animals. Then something happened which unleashed the power of our imaginations. We learned to talk, and we learned to listen.
-Professor Stephen Hawking
Social media is a term used to describe the type of media that is based on conversation and interaction between people online. Where media means digital words, sounds & pictures which are typically shared via the Internet and the value can be cultural, societal…Continue
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There are some products we all use every day and we all assume are safe. After all, if they weren’t safe the government (a.k.a. the Food and Drug Administration (FDA)) wouldn’t let them be sold,
right? Maybe not.
The fact is that manufacturers don’t have to get FDA approval to introduce a new product. Nor does the FDA regulate what is in that product (beyond a list of ingredients that are prohibited).
What kind of ingredients should…
Added by Dr Robin Rushlo on August 18, 2010 at 1:30pm — No Comments
I will be taking a few days off starting tomorrow (Camping in PEI with my wife along with one of my daughters and my grandson Anthony, 2 1/2 years old) and all I can think of is not being online.
This really bothers me - why sould I feel guilty or sad about not being online or filling my mind with what I will not be able to do as to what I will be able to do with my family out in the wilderness? - I don't know if I should be happy or sad and that is the sad part. I need to…Continue
Once upon a time a "selected few" controlled the web. These individuals who dominated various niches were able to promote and generate loads of money from promoting products and services to those niches which out much effort. It was all a matter of throwing up content on a long sales page.…Continue
Ever since I started writing 10 Minutes of Brilliance, I’ve been careful to not allow commercial favors I might receive to influence my editorial judgment.
For instance, yesterday I received 1000 beautifully printed 2-color business cards from my printer 4over4.com. But did I mention or give a shameless plus for…Continue