Monthly Archives: August 2010

The Coming Latin American Boom

August 27, 2010
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Explosive growth in Brazil, Uruguay and Argentina is fueling gains of 125%, 136%, 361% or more… and here’s how to play it… According to the World Bank, the economy of Latin America grew twice as fast as the United States last year. And it’s on track to do the same this year. So while the…

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The Power of Time

August 26, 2010
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“Time is free, but it’s priceless. You can’t own it, but you can use it. You can’t keep it, but you can spend it. Once you’ve lost it, you can never get it back.” - Harvey Mackay As I describe in my book, No B.S. Time Management for Entrepreneurs, I organize everything with start and…

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Entrepreneurs have the Advantage

August 25, 2010
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For many years, major corporations and ‘big business’ had a huge advantage over the small business owner and entrepreneur.  This was because they could use their big budgets to manufacture brands and positioning in the marketplace, and essentially ‘buy’ the market. It didn’t really matter too much whether their product or service was any good…

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Why There Are No Jobs in America

August 22, 2010
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I’d like to make you a business offer. Seriously. This is a real offer. In fact, you really can’t turn me down, as you’ll come to understand in a moment… Here’s the deal. You’re going to start a business or expand the one you’ve got now. It doesn’t really matter what you do or what…

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Powerful Silly Ideas

August 18, 2010
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“Read, every day, something no one else is reading. Think, every day, something no one else is thinking. Do, every day, something no one else would be silly enough to do. It is bad for the mind to continually be part of unanimity.” - Christopher Morley It was an experimental wine that Thierry had been…

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Succeed in the marathon of life

August 16, 2010
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Start off on the right foot — preparation is the difference between dropping out of the race and finishing it. I ran my first marathon after my fiftieth birthday. I’ve run nine more since then, including the New York and Boston marathons. I’m proud of that fact for a number of reasons, not because I…

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Merger Mania is Heating Up in This Sector

August 12, 2010
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In the cellphone world, it’s all about “apps.” In the oil and natural gas industries, it’s all about supplies. And in the healthcare sector, it’s all about pills. Lots and lots of pills: sleeping pills, anti-depressants, anti-oxidant pills. They’re everywhere. It’s big business for Big Pharma and the companies are very good at marketing their…

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The Junkie’s Secret: MMM

August 12, 2010
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As a teenager, I had the impulses of a junkyard dog. If someone looked at me the “wrong” way, I started barking. This resulted in many scraps — most of them with bigger and more skillful fighters. I managed to “win” a great many of them, however, because I was able to tap into something…

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Social Media Revolution Best Ads

August 11, 2010
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Bailout with UPS Is Social Media a Fad? You can either promote your Business or Cause using? Social Media, so people will follow you or keep traditional advertising with big pocket budgets. Video Part 2… Did you know these Human Capital stats? Perhaps the sources and references for the data contained can be argue, but…

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Liquid Millions

August 2, 2010
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Forget about Oil… Forget about Gold… Water is the Most Valuable Resource of the 21st Century. The world population is rising by about 80 million people every year. We are expected to reach eight billion people in the next 15 years. That’s a lot of thirsty mouths. In fact, the demand for water is expected…

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