Top 10 No-Risk, All-Reward, Hesitation-Busting Guarantees

Success is based on persistency and consistency – not magic – says entrepreneur, coach and author David Mason, who offers his insights for taking your business to the next level, helping small business owners who want simple to use tips and hints to grow Big Profits. The fear of making a mistake is a HUGE obstacle that keeps many consumers from opening up their wallets. That’s understandable. We all hate to be wrong, especially when it comes to making a purchase. Offering a guarantee of satisfaction means that there’s no chance that the consumer can go wrong. The idea of “risk reversal” takes the pressure of the client and puts the risk on you. The prospective buyer doesn’t need to …

Top 10 Innovative Web 2.0 Applications of 2005

As 2005 draws to a close, I am overwhelmed by the amount of Web 2.0 startups that this year brought. There were no doubt hundreds or perhaps thousands of new services that came about following on the trend of “Web 2.0”. Developers are beginning to create apps that are truly useful. Characteristics include more user interaction, far more efficient use of technologies such as AJAX, and slick design. 2005 also brought many “me too” companies. It seemed like every other Web 2.0 application was “The Best Social Bookmarking Site” or “The Best Startpage Site” or “Another Boring To-Do List site”. My only hope is that this nonsense ends a quick death by the end of this month. I am optimistic …

Top 10 Tips On How To Stay On The Straight And Narrow

Do you ever wonder where the hours have gone? I sometimes do. There are times when I find it all too easy to be, as the song says, busy doing nothing. Well, not exactly nothing, but not exactly the activities that are the most important; the ones that would serve me and my business most at that point in time. One of the strengths of an entrepreneur is the ability to be self-motivated, to get out there and make things happen. On the flip side our enthusiasm for all things interesting and new, can mean that we risk going off at a tangent and spending time on things that are not really key at that point in time the next …

Madonna says

Madonna raised some eyebrows when she declared that “TV is trash” and that she does not let her children Lourdes and Rocco watch TV, save one movie on the weekend. Madonna: “We have TVs but they’re not hooked up to anything but movies. TV is trash. I was raised without it. I didn’t miss anything. TV is poison.” Getting rid of the family TV is not as horrible as it may sound. In fact, not allowing her children to watch TV is perhaps the best decision Madonna could make as a parent. It was certainly the best decision I made for my children and me. Here are the top ten reasons why Madonna is right: 1. Heavy TV watchers are …