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Using Apps to Overcome Writer’s Block

July 4, 2014 0 Comments
Using Apps to Overcome Writer’s Block

I just tried out this tool on a website called Write or Die (http://writeordie.com/) as I have been trying to get over some writer’s block I’ve been experiencing lately. I took the challenge to write 500 words in less than 15 minutes. Write or Die features a “consequence mode” that kicks in whenever your writing slows […]

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Building Rapport to Get What You Want – Secrets from an Elite FBI Boss

April 22, 2014 1 Comment
Building Rapport to Get What You Want – Secrets from an Elite FBI Boss

My wife remarked the other day, that I am able to strike up a long and deep conversation with just about any stranger I meet. Specifically, Julie was laughing about how much personal information this one particular lady had just shared with me and, admittedly, it was some pretty shocking stuff. Getting people to tell […]

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90 Second Reads – 13 Great Tips for Starting a Blog & Keeping it Going

April 19, 2014 0 Comments
90 Second Reads – 13 Great Tips for Starting a Blog & Keeping it Going

With the demise of Facebook’s free organic reach for brands and businesses, many of my friends and colleagues are moving to Google Plus and going back to blogging, and for good reason: Google Plus has been shown to dramatically improve the search engine rankings of associated blog contents. Blogs continue to be one of the most important […]

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90 Second Reads – 11 Easy but Effective Negotiating Tips

April 9, 2014 1 Comment
90 Second Reads – 11 Easy but Effective Negotiating Tips

Negotiating cannot be avoided if you are involved in the operation of any sort of business.  If you actively avoid negotiations you probably aren’t getting everything you deserve and are leaving opportunity or profit on the table. The first step to mastering the ability to effectively negotiate is to get over the idea that the […]

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“Can I Make Money In Any Online Business Using A Simple…?” No, You Cannot.

April 8, 2014 2 Comments
“Can I Make Money In Any Online Business Using A Simple…?” No, You Cannot.

A dear friend from high school asked me this morning what I thought about an advertisement disguised on Facebook to look like an article titled “Learn How to Make 6-Figures In Any Online Business Using a Simple 3-Part Blog Formula” in which the authors are touting a free online webinar promising to teach others: Why there’s […]

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Dear Maddie & Max: Travel Has Taught Me One Great Truth…

March 7, 2014 0 Comments
Dear Maddie & Max: Travel Has Taught Me One Great Truth…

“To all the ships at sea, and all the ports of call. To my family and to all friends and strangers. This is a message, and a prayer. The message is that my travels taught me a great truth. I already had what everyone is searching for and few ever find. The one person in […]

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Practical Application of Remote UAV Drones in Private Investigation

January 23, 2014 6 Comments
Practical Application of Remote UAV Drones in Private Investigation

I’m definitely excited about really getting into aerial video and see the Phantom UAV (Unmanned Aerial Vehicle a/k/a “drone”) as being my doorway into possibly going commercial with it. Living in Mexico, we do not have the same Federal Aviation Administration regulations and laws concerning commercial use of RC (remote control) aircraft that my counterparts in […]

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Serious Facebook Privacy Concerns with Smartphone GPS Location Capabilities

July 30, 2013 4 Comments
Serious Facebook Privacy Concerns with Smartphone GPS Location Capabilities

Concerned about Facebook privacy? You should be, especially if you are using the iPhone or Android smartphone apps and allow your phone’s GPS to broadcast your location when tagging pictures or sending instant messages. Here’s why…

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