Mother of the Bride Speeches – Mother of the Bride has a Special Role to Play

Mother of the bride speeches are a valued and special addition to any wedding ceremony.  Aside from the bride herself, the mother of the bride is perhaps the most respected, venerated member of any wedding party.  And everyone wants to hear what she has to say. No pressure there, right?  Just remember that, in delivering […]

Writing a Business Plan – A How-To Guide

Lots of people want to start their own business. One of the first things that stops these would-be entrepreneurs from realizing their ambitions is the seemingly daunting task of writing a business plan. Writing a business plan, though, is a rather easy task if you understand your business, so let’s take a look at what […]

Copyright – What is It?

Artists, writers, innovators, and entrepreneurs…in fact creative and business people from all backgrounds; mostly those starting out, but even some with a level of experience in their field behind them, have at some point or another realized they’ve had misconceptions about what copyright is, how it works, for what types of creative work, and what […]

Energy Independence – What Would it Mean?

Everybody’s talking about exorbitant gas prices. No matter where you go, no matter what you do, no matter who you see, the big topic is how we’re being ripped at the pump. While President Bush’s drill some more for some more policy will boost oil company profits even higher in 2017 and beyond, it won’t […]

Learning More About Micro Economics Could Serve You Well – Book Review

Well, it appears that many small towns and communities across America are now taking the bull by the horns, and working locally with economic development associations, city planners, and chambers of commerce. They want to get their economies cooking again, and they are tired of bitching and moaning, and complaining about the global economic fallout, […]

Top 5 Emotional Trigger Words That Make People Buy

1. The word “free” in your ad goes a crazy long way. People want reasons to do anything and free is a big motivator. It could be a free ebook, a service, or a free report you’ve created. Let them know the perceived value of the free item. Also, it’s not free forever, right? How […]

Five Steps to Starting a Business

Starting a business can be a rewarding experience, but it can also be very time consuming and difficult. Many resources are available to assist you, but information overload can cause you from moving forward. Keeping it simple is often the best way of maintaining the momentum necessary to get your business started. There are a […]

Top Ten Ways to Promote Yourself on Web 2.0

After reading about how various indie musicians promote themselves in a NY Times magazine article this past weekend, and meeting Scott Ginsberg for the first time, I have a series of Web 2.0 epiphanies. Ginsberg is the Nametag Guy, a smart young man who wears “Hello, my name is Scott” nametag on his shirt all […]

A Powerful Suggested Technique for YOUR Home & Property Search

A Powerful Suggested Technique for YOUR Home & Property Search by Jody Hudson  You can be a pro at buying a home: Whether you are buying your first home or you are an experienced home buyer who owns more than one home, there are some things that can help you get faster results and get […]

Cost Seg is Timely Strategy For Commercial Property Owners Who Filed Tax Extensions This Year

While the economy struggles to improve, owners of investment property and property used for business are looking for every tool to improve their bottom line, especially as the deadline on tax returns on extension for this year draw near. Individuals and companies looking at a large tax liability as of September 15 or October 15 […]