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John Mehrmann
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Retirement at Risk

Every passing day brings us one step closer to retirement. When economic conditions or personal finances are unclear, the road to retirement seems much longer, and the road on retirement seems to be ..
(September 29, 2008)
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 | Investing/Retirement-Planning | Visitors: 209

New Crime Warnings

With the evolution of society comes the evolution of crime. Items that were overlooked, discarded, scrap, or trash have increased in value so much that these items have become hot commodities for ..
(September 14, 2008)
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 | News/Crime | Visitors: 286

The Teacher and the Vase

We are never too late to thank our teachers, and never too old to learn from children. Wide eyes stared with rapt anticipation as the teacher strolled between the rows of desks. The teacher carried ..
(September 08, 2008)
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What Doesn't Kill You, Makes You Stronger

Scientists and researchers are experimenting with venom, bacteria, and genes from the common cold to create amazing cures. What can we learn from this approach of studying what could be perceived as ..
(August 18, 2008)
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 | Self-Improvement/Motivation | Visitors: 259

The Power of Niche Sales

Many successful organizations have survived turbulent economic conditions and fierce competitive environments by consistently nurturing a niche, and the loyal consumers in the niche community. It is ..
(July 19, 2008)
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 | Business/Sales | Visitors: 278

Measuring the Benefits of Sales Catalogs

What do Victoria Secret, DELL, Staples, Radio Shack, and Montgomery Ward have in common? Each of these companies has used the catalog to achieve a dominant position in a competitive marketplace. Each .
(July 22, 2008)
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 | Business/Sales | Visitors: 217

Make Gossip Work For You

Are you harnessing the power of gossip, communities, and social networking to promote your brand? Whether your brand is a product, a service, or yourself, this is the era of connectivity and ..
(July 26, 2008)
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 | Business/Marketing | Visitors: 180

Secret to Successful Sales

What is the secret for successful sales? Is it low cost? Is it a famous brand name? Is the secret to successful sales to have the most features, at the best price, with the best quality or ..
(April 13, 2008)
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 | Business/Sales-Training | Visitors: 404

Namastrategy, A Long Term Strategy Based on Respect and ..

Namastrategy (noun) is derived from the words Namaste (Sanskrit), and Strategy (Greek). It is a long term plan of action, and a method of winning, that is based on respect and recognition for the ..
(April 14, 2008)
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 | Business/Strategic-Planning | Visitors: 358

Get Ahead, Tips for Career Advancement

What is the magic formula for getting ahead? What can I do to accelerate my career advancement? What should I do to get noticed and promoted? These are common questions, and the secret to unlock ..
(March 09, 2008)
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 | Business/Careers-Employment | Visitors: 277

Trends in Technology

Garter, Inc analysts highlighted the top ten strategic technologies and trends for 2008. Gartner defines a strategic technology as one with potential for significant impact on enterprise in the next ..
(December 24, 2007)
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 | Computers-and-Technology | Visitors: 529

Christmas on the Bayou

Teresa and Bobby had lost almost everything when the hurricane ravaged the bayou. Flood waters had swallowed up the meager little house in which they had lived, and had taken everything with it. Yet, .
(December 15, 2007)
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 | Home-and-Family/Holidays | Visitors: 231

Buying Or Selling On The Internet

The facts and figures from Symantec Security Response and the Internet Crime Complaint Center are both fascinating and alarming. If you have thought about buying or selling on the Internet, ..
(July 22, 2007)
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 | Internet-and-Businesses-Online | Visitors: 173

Get Ahead With Time Management

Print out this quick tip to get ahead with time management and try it for one week to see how it works for you. It can take less than five minutes for you to get ahead of your projects, your schedule .
(July 07, 2007)
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 | Self-Improvement | Visitors: 165

Supreme Court Ruling on MAP

The Supreme Court ruled in a 5-4 decision to make it easier for manufacturers to require retailers to honor manufacturer assigned Minimum Advertised Price (MAP). Dissenting justices said that the ..
(June 30, 2007)
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 | Business | Visitors: 190

Proper Perspective on Priorities

Sometimes it seems that the responsibilities that we have for coworkers, company, career and family are in tragic conflict. How can we balance the requirements and the responsibilities between ..
(June 17, 2007)
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 | Self-Improvement | Visitors: 221

Get Email Under Control

Email was designed to be a tool to expedite and simplify communication. Tools are effective when managed properly. What happens when the tool starts to manage the person? What happens when a tool for .
(April 29, 2007)
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 | Business | Visitors: 295

How to Prepare for Executive Presentations

The following are tips to help you master preparation for executive presentations. “Executive Presentations" are those presentations intended for introducing new ideas or reviewing performance ..
(April 16, 2007)
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 | Writing-and-Speaking | Visitors: 233

Improving Conference Calls

Do you find yourself frustrated by long and unproductive conference calls? What reputation do you have for managing conference calls? Establish expectations and a reputation for short and effective ..
(May 27, 2007)
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 | Business | Visitors: 135

Make the Competition Irrelevant

Is there an easy way to make the competition irrelevant? In an age with so much access to information, bombarded by advertisements and commercials, is it possible to keep the attention of your ..
(February 11, 2007)
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 | Business | Visitors: 395

100 Year Project

Imagine what you could accomplish if you were given 100 years to complete any project of your choosing. How would you approach your project management and your time management? What would your ..
(March 16, 2007)
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 | Self-Improvement | Visitors: 148

Disciplined Leadership

You want to manage a disciplined team, focused on achieving results, beating the competition and demonstrating continuous improvement. You want to generate enthusiasm while making measured progress ..
(March 10, 2007)
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 | Business | Visitors: 169

Waves of Communication

Are you in a position that interacts with customers or clients? Are you in a management or a leadership role? Would you like to improve your communication with someone else who is in a management or ..
(March 03, 2007)
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 | Business | Visitors: 205

The Rapid Pace of Evolution in Consumer Electronics

The evolution of consumer electronics, high definition displays, digital broadcasts, displays and media is happening at an increasingly rapid pace. Advancements in technology are occurring much ..
(January 19, 2007)
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 | Home-and-Family | Visitors: 149