I’m Nothing Like Daredevil

Daredevil is an awesome Marvel superhero who was blinded as a child by some chemicals. In the process his sense of hearing was enhanced so significantly that it became a sort of radar that allowed him to essentially see even without traditional eyesight.  At age 15 I lost hearing in my right ear. A nasty […]

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Drama Credit Card Processing

I’ve been through my fair share of Credit Card Merchant providers. It’s a mess of an industry. If you are new to e-commerce you may be scratching your head in frustration. Here are some of the things to watch out for and the smartest thing I’ve ever done to get through the mess.

Amazon and the ecommerce revolution

Has Amazon Ruined eCommerce For Everyone Else?

I operate an eCommerce website. We sell stuff… and while as a consumer I LOVE Amazon I can’t help but wonder if, as a business owner, I should hate Amazon. If you are a vendor or operate an eCommerce site here are the key things you need to consider where setting up your Amazon Seller […]

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Business Owner? Wondering What to Do About SEO?

The objective of this article is to explain the complexity of SEO for the small business owner, while still giving you some clear and simple things you can do to start. This isn’t the end-all but it should at least make you feel empowered to start somewhere.

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I’m a Bear… Learning About One’s Chronotype

It is actually a little crazy to consider that with all the business and self-help books I’ve consumed there is a ton of information about WHAT to do and HOW to do it but as Breus points out there isn’t really anything out there about WHEN to do it.


How We Approach Our Social Content Strategy

This article is meant to review our own company appraoch to dealing with social media and leveraging it as a platform. Not to suggest we have it all figured out but I think this may be helpful to a really small business who is feeling overwhelmed by the consumer expectation. Objective Our customers and members […]


How to Approach WordPress Updates

With that said there is huge danger because updating WordPress plugins occasionally can cause havoc if a combination of plugins has a compatibility issue they didn’t have previously.