Individuation

“Dignity does not consist in possessing honors, but in deserving them.” –Aristotle The same could be said about the marketplace. Business success does not consist in merely possessing lots of customers, but in deserving them.  In my experience, the personal touch outweighs the good marketing plan, and they must work together.  A good marketing strategy[…]

Epiphany

I had the most amazing thought today.  I know this sounds a little farfetched, but bear with me.  About three years ago I was stuck on asking myself the same question over and over again. “How can I get whatever I want, and nothing I don’t want?”  I know this may sound like one of[…]

Life Connects

I was reading an article on Yahoo about sea life and how scientists are cataloging the worlds sea critters. Did you know there are over 200,000 (201,206 to be exact) validated species swimming in our oceans? Expect that on a Qrank quiz soon, friends. However, what is so fascinating about the research isn’t the numbers,[…]

Why the Why Guy?

Here’s a little story about me. In my youth I was your typical “Nice Guy.” And as the saying goes, “nice guys finish last.” Regardless of what you believe about the above statement, nice guys tend to be a little more trusting (even when they know better) and the inevitable always happens; they finish last.[…]

The Immortal Blogger

A Blog, according to Wikipedia.com, “…is a word that was created from two words: “web log”. Blogs are usually maintained by an individual with regular entries of commentary, descriptions of events, or other material such as graphics or video. Entries are commonly displayed in reverse-chronological order.” Ah, but it’s so much more than that. To me,[…]

I Am No Chris Brogan

I was reading this morning when I came across an interesting article by Chris Brogan titled, “Don’t Be Chris Brogan“ In the article he uses the examples of two other very famous writers, Brian Clark of Copyblogger Media fame and Seth Godin of…well, many-many-many books and blogs. As an up and coming writer (blogging site[…]