History is made by people

Life Choices

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“History is made by people: Its movement depends on small currents as well as great tides.” – Margaret Thatcher I came across this quote today and I started thinking about how this applies to everyone.  We all go about our day doing what needs to be done on that day’s to-do list.   But sprinkled in […]

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Protect yourself from the Chupacabra

Tax time

Baby goat jumping in a field

Protect yourself from the Chupacabra. I am currently living on a small island that is loaded with goats.  Everywhere you go there are wild goats, goat farms or statues of goats.  The grocery stores are full of goat products.  And it kind of smells like goat when the wind dies. Naturally, this got me thinking about […]

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The Michael Westin Business Model

Life Choices

Woman walking in a field

An emerging entrepreneur recently asked for advice.  He was just starting to see some success in his business, but he was still just struggling to make ends meet.  And he had just been given an amazing offer. If he would put his current business on the back burner, they were willing to offer him a […]

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Scammers are Geniuses!


Man holding a banana

I gotta hand it to fraudsters.  They are some of the most ingenious people out there.  If they would only apply themselves to good, they would probably solve most of the world’s problems. The latest scam to come out is about erroneous tax refunds.  The scammers will steal your information.  File a tax return claiming […]

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Self Love & High Vibrations

Challenge Existing Dogma

Woman sitting on a curb

It’s Valentines Day!  And I don’t know if it is the time of year or I went down a social media rabbit hole but there are a lot of people promoting “Self-Love”.  Apparently, I am not at as “high vibration” as these people because my first thought was to worry about my browser history.  I […]

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Do, or do not. There is no “try”

Accounting Basics


Do, or do not.  There is no “try” Yoda, The Empire Strikes Back This is something I see in a lot of newer or struggling business owners.  They always say they are “trying” to make it work, “trying” to succeed, “trying” to make ends meet. A true entrepreneur takes the word “try” out of their […]

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