Tag Archives: Opportunities

Know When to Hold Them, Know When to Fold Them

I grew up in a community and an era when fathers worked for the same employer for 40 years, then retired.  I went to school with many who thought that would be reality for them as well.  Reality has a … Continue reading

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Today’s Island Life

To say we live in interesting times hardly describes what is going on in our community, or for that matter, in our lives in general.  We live in a time of changing retail habits.  The online presence of many retailers … Continue reading

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What Happened to the Passion?

I remember listening to Robert Fulghum at a Rotary International conference in Portland Oregon in 1990.  Prior to this conference I had never heard of him.  He had a simple delivery of common sense that made you realize that common … Continue reading

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Falling Into a Job

Many times I have used the expression that myself or someone ‘fell into a job’.  In thinking about it I really don’t think this happens.  I think an opportunity presents itself and we either choose to take the risk or … Continue reading

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Inspiring!

Working with the want-to-be entrepreneurs is truly inspiring.  They are a step ahead of most of us as we only have the idea of a business buried in our mind. We are not willing to expose ourselves to the risks … Continue reading

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