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April 2017

apple
Marketing

The Steve Jobs Advantage

I’m looking around this coffee shop and all I see is shinny grey MacBooks with a white Apple on it. When the cover is shut, the apple is upside down to the owner of the Macbook. But the symbol…

Lifestyle

Fleas

If you put fleas in a shallow container they jump out. But if you put a lid on the container for just a short amount of time, they hit the lid trying to escape and learn quickly not to…

Lifestyle

I Wrote a Children’s Book

It’s called Liberty Race. You can get it on kindle for 2.99. Over the last 4 years, I’ve read so many children books to my daughter It made me want to create my own. It has a really nice…

Business

Raving Fans

So many business owners miss the point. They focus 90% of their time and energy on trying to gain a customer. And when they gain that customer they stop and go back to trying to gain more. They let…

2minutesdereksivers
Lifestyle

2 Minutes

Derek Sivers tells a story where he used to bike to work. Every time he went he would cycle as hard as he could. Huffing and puffing, thighs burning. When he reached his destination his time was always within…

coffeeshop
Leadership

She Was Mad

There was a lady in line at the coffee shop this morning that yelled at a kid working there. I didn’t hear exactly what was going on but she just yelled at him and stormed out. Two hours later…

wisdom
Leadership

Thinking About The Future

A hundred years ago the Dean of Oxford was told that the the oak beams in the dining hall were filled with beetles and they needed to be replaced. They didn’t know where they would get beams of that…