A lots been said about how much of a time suck Facebook is. Here’s why I DO spend time on Facebook and why I make no apologies for it: [Read more…]
Imagine this: You just launched a new product and find out that:
- Your website is unavailable because your web host/server is down
- You can’t seem to send or receive emails from your business email accounts and you have clients ringing your phone saying they can’t send you email
Here’s how you fix this:
If you’re ever in a position where an investor is interested in funding your business, you probably go through the following emotions:
- Woohoo! Somebody wants to give us money! Then it quickly becomes…
- Sh%$$t, what do I do now? How do I know I’m not going get shafted? How much is my business worth? How much equity and control will I lose or have to give up?
“…the majority is always wrong.” – Dan Kennedy
Update: Gizmo5 has since been acquired by Google and most likely being integrated with Google Voice.
I like to think of myself as a Contrarian (in everything I do). I’ve never been a huge fan of Skype. It was bloated software, their customer service for the paid services was abysmal, trying to buy something from them was a confusing and frustrating experience and the software regularly crashed my computer.
But I digress.
My wife and I have been trying struggling to get into the habit of going to bed early so we can get up earlier and have an early start to our days.
The principle itself is sound. Doing it in real life is a completely different matter.
Here’s an unscheduled post, but I wanted to let you know that one of the two web hosts I recommend (and use) has a time limited coupon where you can save 75% off the first 3 months of your web hosting with Midphase (you need to sign up for 12 or 24 months – the last 9 months are charged at the regular price).
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You’re a star at your company. You are THE go-to expert for your role. You are the best at what you do.
For being a star, your boss promotes you to being a manager, so now you have people work under you.
And you crash and burn.