The Art of Re-inventing

With my birthday coming up yet again, the standard questions arise. I always ask myself, how is my life going, could I be more successful, make more money? Could I be a better husband and father, a better friend? Could I do more in my work life? When my birthday rolls around I question everything. Dr. Phil says, "is it working for you?" Good question. I ask myself, can I do more? What more could I do for everyone in my life? What more is there? Maybe it's an opportune time to slow everything down…

One Putt Could Change Your Life Forever

Sunday, October 16th 2007, I sat watching my TV intently as the Las Vegas PGA Golf Tournament unfolded. A golf pro named Will Short Jr., who had NEVER won a PGA tournament was about to win his first tournament, and with it, $720,000. I thought to myself, WOW, this is amazing, one putt will change the course of his life forever. One minute later, the announcer said the same thing. When the announcer echoed my own thoughts, I immediately began to apply this principle to the Bankcard Industry. I asked myself critically, "Could one putt,…

Branding Your Way to Success

When we start out in business, everything seems so simple. We have a vision. We have a plan. Then, life gets in the way. At this stage in your career, you may begin to start questioning yourself: How consistent is the 'public you' with the 'private you'? Are you achieving the goals you set? Is your reputation what you hoped it would be? For most of us, the answer to these questions is, "Not really". If that's your answer too, I have very, very good news for you. Thanks in large part to the power…

Making Money On The Internet

Don't miss this opportunity to learn from the Internet Coach. Coach Ron Tunick has developed a simple, online, 5-step permission based marketing system so you can work from your home or office, earning serious money via the internet. When you have the right coach paired with the best money making techniques, you're ready to lay a solid foundation for success. Coach Ron Tunick will share his insights and expertise in the simplest most straightforward terms. My personalized internet coaching system, the 30-day Fast Track plan, covers the following topics: Internet Marketing Permission based marketing How…

Time for a Merchant Makeover?

We're all familiar with the classic saying, "You never get a second chance to make a first impression". Nowhere is this more evident than in your own online business. The Internet's an incredibly rich and vibrant marketplace, with over 6 hundred million consumers online and ready to access to your website! While you might never see all six hundred million, the fact remains that they could visit your website. Now here's the real question you must ask yourself: What first impression is my site making right now?   If you're like most online merchants, you…

New Strategies from the Real Insider

Now here's a wild concept, fire the boss! If you own your own business, this may be the one report you need to read. As a business owner, you probably already know that making a profit today isn't easy. The world is now your competitor. Want to buy a product or a service? Just go online. There are about 500 million people ready to sell you something cheaper and faster than the guy next door. If you're going to compete for business in your own community then this report was written for you. Ok, you're…

Change Your Approach, Raise Your Income

Change Your Approach, Raise Your Income   Today's marketplace demands highly skilled sales professionals. This translates into individuals who know their product, and more importantly, who know how to build merchant relationships through properly developed communication skills. Fine-tuning your initial approach will help you achieve remarkable results. Once we believe we can change our style, anything's possible. As we start the fine-tuning process, consider some of the basic driving forces behind conducting business: Our society's perception of salespeople How our merchants conduct business The role of basic human emotions   These issues play a crucial…

Is there a better way to learn…than sitting in class all day?

To play sports you have to experience the activity and actually play. In learning I believe you have to get involved in the activity itself. Teachers should create a lab environment for their subjects taught. There are so many different ways to learn today. lets try some NEW approaches and see if we can graduate more kids who can be productive in their lives. Get out of the classroom. Find a Mentor who is a true expert in their field and work with the Mentor for a week. Get real life training and real life…

Fire Yourself!

"Fire Yourself today to grow your business" When I do my speaking engagements around the country most people like my catchy phrase about firing yourself. I use this title in my talks to get your attention. My goal is to help business owners understand that there are important techniques to growing a business in today's fast pace competitive market place. There is a real story to be told behind my title phrase and it concerns growing ones business. I know from personal experience how the arrogance of an owner of a small business can get…

What did you really learn in four years in college?

“Most Kids should NOT go to College” This is an alarming comment to make. Is it true? YES. Here is my take on why College age kids need to take another path to finding a better paying job or career.   I talk to and play Golf with CEO’s and business owners every week. I consult and train business owners on how do a better job of solving problems in their business. They share their concerns about new hires, employee issues and why college grads are not productive. Here is what they say about College Grads. Kids…