Archive for the Business Category


Why does the government want to kill jobs?

The government claims they want to create jobs.  They scream it out from the mountain tops, “We want more jobs!”  They even get up on their tippy toes, hold the bullhorn up high, and bellow out, “We not only want jobs, but we want high paying jobs!” So, if this is what the government says, […]

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“… find something else to produce.”

” … find something else to produce.”  That’s the message from an article in the International Business Times about the United Kingdom (UK) steel industry. And, the message is ridiculous; makes no sense; shows the author hasn’t thought things through; doesn’t have a true understanding of the problem. Why? Well, I think it’s best explained […]

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“Live What you Love” – Naomi Simson

Just got back from an October Business Month talk from Naomi Simson author of “Live What You Love” and founder of “Red Balloon” a hugely successful online gift retailer.  She’s also a television personality staring in the hit show “Shark Tank.” Her talk was engaging, entertaining, inspiring and – best of all – practical.  Some […]

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Property Investor: How do I find the right accountant?

So, you’re a property investor.  So, you’ve got all these properties.  And, you’ve decided it’s time to hire an accountant.  Now what? How do I find the right accountant? Do I hire a firm or an individual? Do I look local or do extent the search? How do I tell a good accountant from a […]

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Who’s excited about accounting?

Not me, that’s for sure! I’m not really into accounting.  But, then again, I’m not really into a lot of things.  Just add accounting to the list. But, accounting is different.  I’m not into it, but I feel I need to be. Do I need to get excited about it? No. But, I probably should […]

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