Archive | January, 2012

29 January 2012 ~ Comments Off

The secret to Apple’s marketing genius…

I was doing some math this week and came up with some interesting numbers. If 20 years ago you and I would have had the wisdom to purchase 100 shares of Apple stock, that initial investment today would be worth 4000% more than what we paid for it. Sounds like a pretty good return, huh? We can’t… Read More

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23 January 2012 ~ Comments Off

Lessons from this week’s blackout…

Yesterday, Wikipedia, the free online encyclopedia, went dark and staged a blackout. Yes, one of the most popular sites on the internet turned off their service! In case you didn’t see it, when you visited the website the screen would show the site for just a few seconds and then a large black headline popped… Read More

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13 January 2012 ~ Comments Off

Have you recently gotten an outside perspective?

I had a big breakthrough this week that I wanted to share with you.   No, it’s not the fact that it’s snowing outside today which the skier in me is excited about.  The advice that I want to share this week is about the importance of outside perspective. I recently had lunch with a mentor… Read More

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06 January 2012 ~ Comments Off

Does age really matter?

I hope that you had a great New Year’s! Welcome back to reality. It’s been a little hard for me to adjust as I just returned from a week off spending time with my 78-year-old grandparents. They have been roughing it out living at Siesta Key. I don’t know if you’ve heard, but Siesta Key… Read More

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