The High Price of Auctions

Have you ever considered the high price of auctions?  How much does it really costs to use an auction?  When you are a seller, depending on the type of auction, it can vary a great deal.  Usually there is a nominal adminstration fee to be paid, though more importantly a percentage of the sale price … Read more…

Getting Back On Track After A Break

Getting back on track after a break can be a challenging task at best.  At worst, it can be a routine-ender.  Recently I’ve faced this challenge and realized that it’s an experience worth discussion for no other reason than it’s an obstacle all will face at some point.  There’s a fine line between a good … Read more…

Fundamental Five Questions For Best Living

The fundamental five questions for best living that need to be asked are not new to anybody.  They are the five “W’s”.  The key to these questions leading to daily life improvement is how they are applied.  The number of decisions we make each day, each hour…each minute is staggering.  Most of these decisions we … Read more…

Reduce Risk Using Income Streams

  The age of the financial roller coaster ride is in full swing and to counter the negative effects as an individual, the best plan is to reduce risk using income streams.  Notice I said streams, as in plural.  The only real hedge against financial peaks and valleys is to have a variety of money … Read more…

Best Life Decisions – Small Choices Having Big Impact

When I was in my early twenties, I never realized how some of my best life decisions – small choices having big impact – would happen so often.  If I had, I probably would’ve resolved to stop second-guessing myself much earlier.  That’s how it goes though, your twenties.  At least it did for me, anyway.  … Read more…

Why The Smartest Person In The Room Is Usually The Laziest

I had a discussion with a friend of mine this afternoon, while at work.  It occurred to me that he is one of the smartest people I know.  He is also one of the laziest people I know.  I should spell out straight away, that I define “laziest” a little differently than normal in this … Read more…

Creating Productivity Pockets

What is it that stops you from reaching your goals?  Why is it that some tasks or adventures stay on your “to-do” list indefinitely?  What would you be willing to give up to have a dream realized?  The issues for which these questions are rooted can be narrowed to a few.  Two issues having the … Read more…

Use Leverage In Every Way Possible

Use leverage in every way possible.  This is not an observational statement as much as it is advice, though in truth, it is both.  I have personally witnessed more than one person become a millionaire by understanding leverage and using it at every chance possible.  What I offer below is a my own definition of … Read more…

Nailing A Job Interview

The key to nailing a job interview is understanding the employer’s needs before they tell you what they are.  As a candidate, if you are able to set yourself apart from the group in this area, you will improve your odds of securing the position.  So how do you do this?  Below is a list … Read more…

How To Write A First Book

How to write a first book. How to write a first book? How to write a first book… As with the three sentences above, an approach to the same task can be very different, depending on the person and the variables involved.  Of these variables – the one which matters most: Is my approach effective? … Read more…