Over the past few months at work, I’ve been helping a senior financial adviser market his business. This is one of his favorite quotes: People don’t need extraordinary insight or intelligence. What they need most is character to adopt simple rules and stick to them. — Benjamin Graham Graham was an economist and professional investor […]
How much in fees does your bank take to watch your money? If your bank takes more money than a stranger, you need an ally. Whatever their actual policy is, I almost don’t care. This commercial piqued my interest. This commercial is pure genius. All banks, hang your heads in shame, fire your marketing people, […]
Originally posted on TechCrunch:
Ask any startup founder, and they’ll tell you that engineering talent is in high demand, but the problem is that good talent is hard to come by. What’s more, we have a computer science education deficit in the U.S. Today, computer science is absent in 95 percent of high schools. Luckily,…
Asa: The point of the story is…you don’t really want to go when something’s closing cos then…you have to wait to go back there. Bianca: Yeah… I’m about to graduate in three weeks and it sort of feels like my school is closing for me. You know? Asa: Yeah…If something feels like it’s closing…you should just say, […]
How nice. The Wall Street Journal has published a story on how I nap, apparently the correct way to sleep.
Breezy and beautiful idea
This list, put together by Jim Kukral for the National Federation of Independent Business, is spot on, but I’ve rearranged the order from most to least common reasons and put my own spin on them. Laziness – “Rome wasn’t built in a day.” Don’t want it – “There’s no such thing as ‘can’t,’ only ‘don’t […]