Category Archives: Business

The Challenge Of Tweaking Twitter

It is my belief the fundamental charm of Twitter is as much its brevity as its immediacy. Writing in 140 characters or less has become an art form for users. A skill. The national news, entertainment, weather and sports media … Continue reading

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The Best Laid Plans Of Mice And Men Often Go Awry

Our title comes via the poet and lyricist Robert Burns (whom my father either was or was not named after). Some background. I have another WordPress web site (sportsattitudes) where I remind readers on occasion why I rarely make predictions. … Continue reading

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Weather Channel To Cover (More) Weather

For the last few years the Weather Channel has – even during live, severe weather events you’d think would warrant coverage and actually garner them more viewership – run reality shows and documentaries. According to a story in Variety that’s about … Continue reading

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This Week In Finance – Reviewing One’s 401K

If a picture indeed is worth a thousand words…it also is worth a thousand dollars…or much, much more depending on your portfolio. Hang in there folks. What goes up…must come down. At least that’s what they tell us…

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How A Customer Departs Can Determine If They Will Return

Should aggressive customer retention efforts be executed while a customer is actively trying to no longer be a customer…or postponed until the emotion and passion of “checking out” have died down? There are certainly tangible administrative and economical advantages to … Continue reading

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No Such Thing As Non-Revenue-Generating Position

The following was courtesy of a company called Write Specialties (it was mine back in the day).  It was a post I wanted my valued WordPress readers to see considering the current state of affairs in our country… There are no … Continue reading

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