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I Make Mistakes Too…

I worked for Sears many years ago. Early into my “career” with Sears I decided retail was for me. I worked hard to impress management and was rewarded with a small—very small—department to run.   Yipee! I was given the combined department of...

Bad Sales Training

I spoke with my mortgage company yesterday.   As usual, they tried to sell me insurance. They are always trying to sell me insurance. Sometimes, the tactics they use border on unethical. Sometimes they cross the border.   This time, the GreenTree “rep” was...

How May I Help You?

Press “1” to report a fire in your area Press “2” to hear the status of your fire Press “3” to hear about about other services we offer   Your call may be monitored because they’re really fun to listen to later.   The point?  ...

Nearly Perfect Yet Still Very Bad

I attempted to do business with a few websites lately that offer great services. Each however was badly flawed.   overnightprints.com   I needed some new business cards so I decided to give these guys a try. After 2 hours of getting the layout exactly the way I wanted...

Monday Idea

Think about this…   Instead of planning your DAY, plan your WEEK.  You WILL get more done this week if you plan the week’s goals instead of today’s “to-dos”.   Start by listing the handful of things you need to accomplish this week. This...