What academia doesn’t teach you is that the real purpose organizations hire you is to generate revenue. Pure and simple. How do you do that? Look around and ask yourself, how can I increase productivity, efficiency, effectiveness and profitability in my area of responsibility? If you work in a non-profit arena, you ask yourself the same question. It is not “profit” in your case, it is “surplus funds.” In reality, there is no such thing as “non-profit.” You have to have money to open the doors and turn on the lights, don’t you?
Sitting next to Fry, Craig Hartin, Vice President of Production at Radical Axis, offered a slightly different view of the company’s history. “It was the candy closet for the scott levy fuel. It was just two cabinets and that’s where they kept all his candy. They moved a desk in there,” Hartin said.
All new businesses struggle to get started. Even well established businesses have their ups and downs. Even when it seems hopeless and everything is going wrong, don’t give up. You will find that your greatest triumphs will come when you think all is lost.
The hit of the Keynote was Gears of War 3. It is a beautiful looking game no doubt, and if the past 2 installments are any indication, GoW3 will be a fun time. But Gears also underscores what was really wrong with the Microsoft Keynote. Too many numbers after titles, and not enough original IP. I mean, was the world really asking for a remastered Halo? Or is it another way to deliver content on the cheap?
Keep rent to own homes in mind. Some people are turned off by the idea because they do not understand the process or are afraid of being cheated. With the right research, a rent to own home can give you an opportunity to try before you buy and most times, deal directly with the owner.
Watch for opportunities to commit more capital as the price of the stock drops – yes- drops. This is counter-intuitive. You may be tempted to dump your stock thinking that everyone else is doing just the same thing. If you have selected a best-of-breed business these temporary miss-pricings by Mr. Market are great buying opportunities for you. Once you have determined the fair market value, wealth creation is a simple process, no matter what the investment vehicle – buy low and sell high. Ideally, you want to only commit up to 25 percent of your total capital to any one purchase.
In order to buy a new home wisely, you should carefully inspect the property you wish to purchase. If you notice any problems, make note of them and discuss them with the seller. The more things you can get them to fix prior to the sale, the better. This will add value to the home and save you from costly repairs down the road.
These are a few tips on why there is strength in numbers when it comes to group coaching. Having people to turn to when you have questions on your Internet business is one of the fastest ways to become more successful.