Increase Web Traffic and Gain Customers
Why Increase Web Traffic?
The title says it all – increase web traffic and gain customers. If you have a web site and nobody looks at it, you’re just wasting your money. Unless you can increase your traffic, your web site is of no value.
Robin Williams and You
I’m sure, like me, you were saddened to read of Robin Williams‘ demise this week. He brought so much to so many during his life, and will be sorely missed. You might choose to read Kim Castleberry‘s post about this tragedy here: meanwhile, here is a short ( 1 minute) tribute to his life -
Do You Like Contests?
Last weekend I joined in a a contest to set a new record for the world’s biggest float trip. We drove up to New Braunfels, TX, and joined Billie’s sons and their partners to participate in an event organized by Roger Creager. Apparently, the record was held by Minnesota with 251 tubes tied together for five minutes: We planned to bring it to Texas. Continue reading
How well do you communicate?
A few weeks ago I was offered a brief consulting assignment in the Middle East. Well, apart from a short visit to Beirut many years ago, I have never spent time in the Middle East. So, naturally, I was eager to enjoy the experience.
The interesting part, though, is a takeaway I brought back on communication problems. I have always believed myself to be a pretty good communicator: generally people understand what I’m saying, even though they might not agree with me. But then, I’m mostly dealing with people whose first language is English. Continue reading
Purpose, Passion, and Profit – 6 Questions for You
With many options for vocations, how do we choose where to focus our efforts for creating viable sources of income? “Oh-look-something-shiny” seems to affect many of us, and each carrot dangled just out-of-reach looks juicier than the one we longed-for last week. What should we consider before jumping on still another “wonderful opportunity”?
Having been lured by a succession of chart presentations featuring dollar $igns and circles (with the top circle labeled “YOU”), most of us have been assured that we indeed can become Top Circle, collecting overrides on the other circles’ efforts. As new associates, we strive to understand the compensation plan, talk to strangers, attend multiple seminars, and keep in touch with our “upline” … So, why have we failed to build huge, sustainable organizations of living circles?
I also took massive inaction (LOL!) sitting in a bus for over two hours when most of the streets were blocked with parades! It turned out that San Antonio chose last week to hold a major fiesta to fill the gap between Easter and May 5 (Cinco de Mayo). Everybody and his uncle was out …
Do You Want to Get Better?
Everybody wants to get better at something, whether it’s to lose weight, run faster, make more money, be healthier or play a better game of golf. What do you want to get better at or from? What if you could do this by playing a game?
I came across this excellent blog post today that tells just how you can do that. Yorinda Wanner wrote a post entitled “Super Better – Introduction to the Game for Getting Better“. Continue reading