Today’s Success Tip

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Yo dude, I wanna work with you

Today's guest post comes from publicist Stacia Pratt. Stacia is a leading entertainment business publicist. We met when she worked with the Academy Award winning movie, Dallas Buyer's Club: "Yo Stacia!" and "Hey Stacia!" are greetings I expect from a friend, someone I know and would break bread and drink wine with. However, as of late, it also seems to be a common greeting for business letters and emails from … [Read the rest, but only if you want to be successful ... ]

Success Videos to Watch

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Is this your customer service?

When is the last time you posed as a customer in your own business (or had someone do it for you)? It is a great way to check your processes … [Click to watch]

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Big August Deals at Best Buy

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Mini Portable Bottle Cap Air Humidifier

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Pivot Power Adjustable Power Strip

Ever tried to use all the plugs on a power strip only to be foiled by the … [read more]

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Success Books

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The Art of War by Sun Tzu

The Ultimate Guide to Victory in Battle, Business, and Life Coming in at #67 on a recent list compiled by Facebook, Sun Tzu's The Art of War is a timely read now more than ever before. From Amazon: Twenty-five hundred years ago, Sun Tzu wrote … [Read More...]

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Stop Acting Rich … And Start Living Like A Real Millionaire

Stop Acting Rich: ...And Start Living Like A Real Millionaire by Thomas J. Stanley is a follow-up to his hugely successful The Millionaire Next Door: The Surprising Secrets of America's Wealthy. Stanley's premise in both books is that rich people, … [Read More...]

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Seven Days of Success

stacia pratt

Yo dude, I wanna work with you

Today’s guest post comes from publicist Stacia Pratt. Stacia is a leading entertainment business publicist. We met when she worked with the Academy Award winning movie, Dallas Buyer’s Club: “Yo Stacia!” and “Hey Stacia!” are greetings I expect from a friend, someone I know and would break bread and drink wine with. However, as of late, […]

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Be reachable – you are not Bill Murray

If you give someone your contact information – an email, a phone number, a business card – and he or she contacts you: Reply to the email Answer the phone call Return the text Whatever the contact form is, have the courtesy to reply back within 24 hours I know we are inundated daily with […]

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What is U2 and why is it on my phone?

Are you doing things the same old way? My 25-year-old son is successful, debt free, has money in the bank to spend, doesn’t watch TV, doesn’t read traditional magazines or newspapers, and isn’t crazy about social media. How will you reach him? HE is your new consumer. As a part of the Apple product announcement last week, the […]

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It’s the right thing to do

You are a grown adult. You know what is right and what is wrong. Make your decisions, business and personal, based on that – not on money, the bottom line, the stockholders, your profits. When you do the right thing, it comes back to you in so many ways. Maybe not immediately, but eventually. Same […]

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How fast do you plan to drive today? Watch this first.

Drive the speed limit: People who drive the speed limit are more likely to live longer lives and have lower insurance rates. It is really difficult to be successful when you are dead. This is tip #26 from 101 Ways to Rock Your World: Everyday Activities for Success Everyday. A mom lost her young adult son to […]

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Learn your ABCs, your CCs, and your BCCs

Have something fun, great, important, interesting to share? Wonderful. That is one of the great things about the invention of email. You can send a message to many people with the click of a button. Here are a couple of very important rules you may have forgotten: Never, ever list all the emails in the TO line […]

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Part Deux – Find 2-step verification on 50 sites

Your network is a huge part of whether or not you are successful. My mom used to say: you are who you hang out with. I try to surround myself with smart people and suck up their brilliance. Christopher Carfi, GoDaddy Evangelist/Community Development, is one of those people. Chris saw the tip late last week on YDST […]

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