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I Don’t Get Google Wave

Last week I received a Google Wave invite.  I had wanted one and when I finally got one I was really excited.  Until I set it all up and then my excitement went away.  I thought, “Ok, so now what do I do?”  And that is about as far as it went, I haven’t even looked at it yet.  What…

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Moving on from being fired

A couple of weeks ago I posted about being fired for crushing it.  I read GaryVee’s book in about a day and was motivated to just work constantly on two blogs that I write and get my consulting business off the ground.  I am now proud to announce that things are looking a little more on the up and up…

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4 Tips for Blogging When You Don’t Have Time

With the launch of my new consulting company, I have been able to speak to several local small business owners about their websites, or lack there of.  I’ve heard several times, “well we have a website, but it hasn’t been updated in months, we paid somebody $500 to build it and that was it.”  When asked why they haven’t updated…

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Dear Auto DM User, STOP!

Dear Auto DM User, Stop sending me an automatic DM when I follow you.  It’s ok, I don’t want a thank you from you because I chose to follow you.  I definitely don’t want a link to somewhere that I don’t know what it is.  I decided to follow you because I think you may have some good useful content…

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If Customers Aren’t Happy, What Business Do You Have?

Customer service is talked about every single day.  Every company talks about how they put their customers first and their customers are who they are in business for.  There are companies out there that are doing it right and do whatever it takes to satisfy their customer needs.  Even if it means taking a loss on that particular order or…

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One Week Since My Firing

Exactly one week from today is the one week of me being fired from my former company.  There have some great sides to the firing and some obvious negatives.  Let’s start with the negatives so we can end on a positive note.  The number one unfortunate thing that has happened is that the steady, reliable income that I had two…

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My Top 5 iPhone Apps

Want to do anything in life?  We already know, there’s an app for that! Below is a list of the 5 iPhone apps that I use every single day all day long when I am not connected to my laptop.  These apps may not work for you, but they satisfy my needs.

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How Social Media Has Changed the World

Over the last decade or so the internet has been making the world a much smaller place to live.  The world wide web has done just that, extended your company into a global presence.  We all know these things, so I’m not going to waste your time or mine talking about.  Go read a post from 15 years ago if…

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Fired for “Crushing It”

About two weeks ago I finished reading, what is in my opinion one of the most motivational books ever, Crush It by Gary Vaynerchuk.  Before I read this book, I was already blogging and getting after it.  I was working a 9-5 doing mainly affiliate program management, which is something that I love to do, but there were other things…

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