Overcoming challenges: The 3rd anniversary interview of PLR Internet Marketing

In 2010, I received a call from someone who was looking to start a new online venture. His name was Warren Wooden and he had enjoyed some successful ventures in the past and was looking to start up a new business — online. In the earliest days of his business, I provided a bit of […]

Why Taco Bell’s ‘Viva Young’ commercial is surprisingly effective

I almost never watch live television — everything gets PVR’d so I can fast forward through the commercials. But sometimes a commercial will come on that make me watch it. Taco Bell’s ‘Viva Young’ commercial (which first aired during the SuperBowl) is that commercial. This commercial is surprisingly effective. The commercial is quirky, so it […]

What I’m working on this week (Feb. 25 – Mar. 1)

March already!!! Wow, the days are flying by. Last week was busy with a number of personal commitments, and it was capped off with a great Sunday watching the Daytona 500 with my wife. But some of my work has piled up and now I really need to wrap some of it up, especially since […]

Spend time focusing on your business structure

Entrepreneurs are sometimes too busy growing their business to give any thought to the overall strategy. But spending some time on business structure can help create a strong business. In a recent article posted online, I list a number of ways that we can understand structure in familiar organisms and organizations, and I show how […]

Productivity hack: The first hour of the day

This week, I’m blogging about a few productivity hacks that have helped to change the volume and value of the work I accomplish in the day. PRODUCTIVITY HACK: THE FIRST HOUR I am not a morning person. I’ve had to train myself to get up early (well, earlier than I want to) and get to […]