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What I Learned from the Financially Literate!

What I Learned from the Financially Literate!

    I recently wrote two articles on both sides of financial literacy. One was, the 14 signs that you are financially literate and the other the 12 signs that you are financially illiterate. I compared and contrasted the habits of each side, the financially illiterate vs. the financially literate. See chart below.  Aside from these two … Continue reading

Accomplishing Tasks for Creatives

Accomplishing Tasks for Creatives

I’ve noticed that in all of the meeting I’ve attended much of the business addressed fall into either past performance or updates based on past performance. Not enough time is spent on strategic planning for future goals. Why is this the case? The only rationale I can come up with is that we focus more … Continue reading

The Most Valuable Businessmen…

The Most Valuable Businessmen…

Do you have that unique ability to ask the questions no one else is asking? If so, this quote may prove you to be that businessperson with the most valuable of skills. The usual questions consist of questions like, • Do you know how to use illustrator, photoshop, InDesign? • Do you have a reliable vehicle … Continue reading

The Most Valuable Skill To Have…

The Most Valuable Skill To Have…

The most important marketing lesson I learned at my first job was that “everything is marketing.” I was assigned to make an ad for a magazine. The day it hit the streets we started getting calls. I heard a customer service rep. say, “We aren’t offering that discount.” As I ran over to her desk … Continue reading