What’s stopping you?

Posted on March 15, 2015

At one point in my life, I was too big to sit comfortable on an airplane. Believe me, nobody was comfortable around me. Now that I've lost 200lbs, I've gone snorkeling in the Cayman Islands and kissed a stingray. I've gone Skiing in Colorado, and experienced so much more that life has to offer. So ...

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Your WordPress websites are being hacked. Mine were too.

Posted on January 3, 2015

Over 100,000 Wordpress websites have recently been hacked. Most likely yours are being attacked right now. But let me tell you… About a year ago, one of my biggest websites was put out of business for 2 and a half days. It was bad. It effected online sales, retail sales, customer service, emails,... everything. Why? We didn’t have an emergency plan in place. We assumed that since service had been good for so long, that everything ...

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Are you pursuing your dreams?

Posted on October 6, 2014

Sometimes the path isn't clear. You may find yourself having to overcome unexpected obstacles. Climb over, under and through the rocks, mud, slime, weeds, and make your own path if you have to. But don't give up. Don't stand still. Keep moving towards the life you seek. Otherwise time will quickly take it all away and it will simply fade into the night. Press on. Be Relentless. Achieve. Right now. What are your dreams?  How are you chasing ...

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Your Apple iPhone 6 is an investment. Here’s 6 Steps to Making the Most of it.

Posted on September 20, 2014

Now that you have shelled out the cash for the most recent generation of iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus you're going to want to be certain to get the most out of your investment. Obviously you're going to want to upgrade to the next iPhone at some point, and taking a few steps now can make all the difference in how lucrative that transition can be.

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Bootstrap Live Video (Part 1 and 2)

Posted on March 7, 2014

So it just occurred to me, that some people might appreciate knowing what I'm paying attention to. I don't have time to create my own content right now, but if you follow me on Twitter, you know I'm all about absorbing and sharing some of the best marketing content available. Check out this conference featuring some brilliant people who bootstrapped their own businesses.

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Here is a great response by Seth Godin on what is really important when it comes to social media marketing for businesses. So, how do you go about earning the privilege of a real relationship with customers, peers, and influencers through social media? It can be done.  Virtually.  How are you making this happen?

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UPS is delivering 300 packages a second. It’s time to take your online store more seriously

Posted on December 22, 2013

Have you heard the news? UPS is delivering over 300 packages a second. Online commerce is at an all time high, and who would blame the consumer with all of the craziness that shopping retail has to offer. From high gas prices, mobs at Walmart to the mass debit and credit card theft at ...

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Monday is a New Opportunity for Your Success

Posted on December 2, 2013

So it's Monday morning. You could do what 98% of people do... You could complain about it being Monday and be upset about how quickly your weekend went by. You could focus on all of the bad stuff going on in the world and in your life. You could trudge through your day and look forward to all of your favorite shows on reality TV. or... You can create your own reality. You can start building a list of things you need to get done ...

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Oil Lube & Tan – What Exactly Are They Selling?

Posted on November 23, 2013

I'm driving through rural Arkansas and what do I see? A garage offering Oil & Lube with Unlimited Tanning.  Or is it Unlimited Tanning with Oil and Lube? Either way. This was too funny to pass up!  So I had to flip back and go take a quick picture. There have been so many times in my ...

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How to Double Your Sales by Asking for Referrals

Posted on November 20, 2013

In sales, we're taught to always be confident in your product or service, and to always ask for the sale.  It doesn't matter if you're in retail sales or business to business sales.  A confident salesperson will always close more deals than someone who is unsure of themselves or their product and service. If you're truly confident in what you do, you should ask for the referral too. Referrals are one of the most powerful but consistently ...

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