Month

November 2017
Ever daydream about the “gurus” figuring that they have it all figured out? You know, the big companies, with big teams and big budgets, that their leads and sales just come easier than the average business and it isn’t so much work to figure it all out? Unfortunately not. No matter the size of the...
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Last week we talked about how you can use “Elon Musk Strategy Number One” to grow your business by turning everything into an event. If you missed it, click here. (It’s a brilliantly written piece by a very modest marketer.) This week we’ll take “Elon Musk Strategy Number Two” and put it to work for you...
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In honor of it being our 18th year in business, we are sharing the 18 things we are most thankful for this year.  Please add what you are most thankful for in the comments! And Happy Thanksgiving to you and yours. Co-workers who have a good sense of humor with the ability to laugh at oneself...
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The other day Tesla founder, Elon Musk, held the debut of his long anticipated electric…wait for it…it’s coming…semi-truck! I mean who doesn’t remember being a kid and eagerly awaiting the latest news, catalog, comic book about semi-trucks. Oh the good old days! (Woomp woomp) But before we move on to the REAL ingenious (why does...
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I remember the first time, like it was yesterday. And it wasn’t pretty. I sounded extra nasally. More than my normal super-nasally self. I looked rough… the bags under my eyes had extra suitcases along for that day’s journey. I looked like I hadn’t slept since before Al Gore invented the internet. Yet it was...
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Time Vampires. Interruptions. Productivity Wasters. These are just a few of the ways to describe things that keep you from being your most productive self, from accomplishing your goals, and from allowing you to spend less time working while getting more things done. I have always been obsessed with productivity and time management. And I...
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I enjoy casinos but not for the reason many who frequent them do. As a marketer and entrepreneur I’m fascinated by a building designed to extract as much money out of people as possible often with the exchange of nothing in return except a chance for “riches.” I mean isn’t it that long shot chance...
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7 ounces of meat, vegetables, 1 piece of fruit and lots and lots of water.  Plus I have to give myself a shot daily and I paid over $1,000 to do this… Why would I pay to be tortured? Quick results, of course.  Fitting in my closet full of designer clothes from before I started...
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