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Bees Do It!

For a while, my brother was in the beekeeping business. Bees are fascinating to watch, and there are several business lessons you can learn from them.

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Stop List

The difference between successful people and very successful people is that very successful people say “no” to almost everything.—Warren Buffet For years I have been making a “to do” list almost every day. Most days I write the items down at the very end of the day, right before bed. This is the normal way…

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What You Need to Know About HDPE Furniture

There are lots of different brands of HDPE furniture available in the market. Not all are created equal. Let’s start with the material itself. HDPE stands for high density poly ethylene. As several manufacturers advertise most of the material is made from recycled milk jugs and containers. This makes most all brands very green product.…

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Six Tips for Better Signage

Use easy to read fonts and good contrast of colors. Most people, and especially those of my age don’t want to struggle to read your sign. Don’t use wispy letters or those with curly-cues that make it harder to read. Ever try to read sign or menu on a red background with thin black letters, frustrating…

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Ken’s Ten

We have all heard the 80/20 rule and it seems to be pretty accurate. In our company we are a little more generous and work on a 90/10 rule. And on the latter we practice Ken’s Ten. I grew up in a small town and began selling men’s clothing at the ripe old age of…

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