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Jen Groover’s Social Media Tips

Posted by on August 29, 2013 at 4:28 pm

What is your brand and how to build it Jen Groover is the creator of The Butler Bag and has launched 50 businesses. She is a branding and innovation expert. She spoke about Building Your Brand at the 21st Annual Usana convention in Salt Lake City on August 17, 2013. Your brand is your story. […]

Laurie Ford & Jose Cruz

Posted by on May 9, 2013 at 4:22 pm

Met up with Laurie Ford in Ontario on May 8, 2013. She was one of the first two people to contact me when she found this blog about fitness trainer Jose Cruz and his unscrupulous business activities. She knew him ten years ago, and has an outstanding judgement that she is still waiting to serve […]

What it takes to get extraordinary in your life

Posted by on April 25, 2013 at 9:37 pm

This is a newsletter written by one of my business coaches, Andrew Barber-Starkey. I love it because he nailed it. This weekend I participated in a great event called Speed Coaching that was organized by Shawn Bearman. We had a group of highly qualified coaches on hand. Small business owners who attended were able to […]

Real Estate Agent or Property Manager?

Posted by on April 24, 2013 at 4:40 pm

This blog is in response to a frequently asked question. I’ve replied to dozens of similar questions and here is my answer to this question: I’m a real estate investor and thinking of creating multiple sources of income. Should I become a real estate agent or property manager? I asked a similar question to a […]

Are you getting enough stress?

Posted by on April 23, 2013 at 6:05 pm

Have you ever heard of the Biosphere experiment? The University of Arizona built a $200 million self-contained biosphere of the planet in the 1980’s. They discovered that without wind to create stress, the trees in the biosphere were weak and fell over. The lack of stress in an environment is actually detrimental to its being […]

Invitation to a Summons To A Payment Hearing – Jose Cruz has been found

Posted by on April 11, 2013 at 8:35 pm

  Jose Cruz, the scammer, has been located in Surrey and served. This has been 3 years in the waiting for Jose to return to British Columbia. He was served a Notice of Hearing and did not show up on March 1, 2011 at which time I was awarded a Default Payment Order. He fled […]

My summary of Darren Hardy’s interview with John C. Maxwell

Posted by on April 11, 2013 at 4:36 pm

John has sold over 21 million books. His newest book is “The 15 Laws of Growth”. John explains that growth doesn’t continue unless it is intentional. We all have accidental spurts of growth from unplanned experiences. If you don’t know what to do with that growth, you pretty much lose the benefits. Be purposeful every […]

Joint Venture

Posted by on April 3, 2013 at 5:03 pm

When we do joint venture, and only one of the partners is putting the down payment and signing on the mortgage, what do you suggest for that? KdM Here are some things to consider. You don’t necessarily want or need all the partners to be on title because this will affect the group’s ability to […]

How To Take Your Business From Surviving To Thriving

Posted by on March 14, 2013 at 8:01 pm

Andrew Barber-Starkey’s brand new seminar “How To Take Your Business From Surviving To Thriving” Andrew’s been working on this seminar virtually full-time since last October and at last it is ready to launch. It is without question the most powerful seminar he has ever created. He is both excited and terrified about it. Deep in […]

How is your Real Estate Adversity Quotient (AQ)?

Posted by on March 12, 2013 at 11:07 pm
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I had the pleasure of meeting Dr. Paul G. Stoltz, author of The Adversity Quotient and The Adversity Advantage, and listening to his wonderful pearls of wisdom. The average person experiences about 33 adversities per day. It is how they respond that measures their resilience (the capacity to strengthen and improve by adversity). A person […]