- use your WIFI SSID to market your business

- use your WIFI SSID to market your business

Why not use your WIFI SSID to market your business to folks that may not know your business is close to them? During a recent visit to the Orthodontist with my wife, I was left sitting in the waiting room with my WiFi only iPad. The orthodontist is in a typical medical building. It’s a two story building with about 20 suites on each level. Mostly filled with other medical offices.  Family  physicians, dentists, and even a physical therapist rent in this facility. While searching for an open network I found the following list of SSIDs....

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Start every todo list with these three things

One thing at a time Most important thing first Start now [via Lifehacker via Skelliewag via @scottros]

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Success -vs- Luck

Are you lucky?  I mean really lucky.  Someone said that to me the other day.  They actually said that after asking how my business was doing.  While I was cordial and nodded my head in agreement after the conversation was over I took serious offense to being called lucky. In this case lets talk about “being in the right place at the right time”.  A few years ago I might have not taken so much offense to the comment.  Today, with the push of social and direct networking, less and less of this type of success is really luck....

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Are Managers always Leaders? Is there a difference?

The debate between leadership and management has been raging for a number of years. I feel that the distinction between management a leadership is useful one, in that it help us gain a better understanding of leadership and causes us to reflect on our own behavior, asking ourselves, “Are we really leading?” So what are the differences between managers and leaders? “There is a profound difference between management and leadership, and both are important. To manage means to bring about, to accomplish, to have charge of or...

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Lesson #3 | Six Lessons to Effective Management

A sales rep, an administration clerk, and the manager are walking to lunch when they find an antique oil lamp. They rub it and a Genie comes out.  The Genie says, “I’ll give each of you just one wish.”  “Me first! Me first!” says the admin clerk. “I want to be in the Bahamas , driving a speedboat, without a care in the world.”  Puff! She’s gone. “Me next! Me next!” says the sales rep. “I want to be in Hawaii, relaxing on the beach with my personal masseuse, an endless supply...

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