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Believe it or not, wealthy people lose money. It is safe to infer that they do not like those occurrences. Money is a tool that comes with a measure of uncertainty. But, it is useful, a popular and often regulated means to acquire good and......

A common question for a child is “what do you want to be when you grow up?” The responses to this question evolve as a person is exposed to the fundamentals of life through learning. As a working adult, the business environment expects more precise......

If you are pondering where did the that “big check” go you just received, you may need to rethink your approach to record keeping. Not knowing if you are reaching your initial “for profit” purpose is stressful and is one of the many negative outcomes......

Effort is a major key to being a responsible citizen. One adage declares  that “the only thing that is constant is change (Heraclitus).” Education is a treasure that helps cities grow and benefit from change. People with goals, dreams and capital (human, social and financial)......

One of the foremost activities of businesses is selling their products or services. The process known as branding requires companies to be more than impersonal sources of goods or services. A business must be relatable. Is it important to you what your patrons think of......

The gig economy is here to stay. One report suggests that it will change the traditional employer/employee roles. Employers are using technology and other improved work flows to change the way we work. This may include the process of right-sizing. However, workers are taking a......

One of the first concepts learned in life is that money is used to buy things. Even though this concept develops as an individual progress through school, the billion-dollar food, housing, baby – product, clothing, toy, funeral, media (including social-media) and entertainment industries, etc. attest......

At a speaking engagement with local high school students, I expressed that success means different things to different people. For some, success is raising a family and taking the unit to wealth – spiritual, work-life happiness and financial. To me, success was becoming a Certified......

In being objective, the answer to this question may be “yes” and “no”. Professionalism is an expected behavior in certain industries but is lax in others. The perspective below highlights a few opinions you may value: Yourself. The industry that you work in may require......

Opinions precede and follow you throughout your career. Fortunately, you have the tenets of professionalism to maintain your legacy. With the assertions of “he said, she said” and social media, you are wise to be influential in your own career. A personal brand is a......

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