FCC regulations have clamped down on free speech on the radio in recent years. Most popular radio personalities have made their peace with that, coming close to the imaginary line without actually crossing it. Even shock jocks have somewhat capitulated, going for silly and crass rather than deep blue. Continue reading “Glenn Beck Suspended After Guest Comments”
The court battle the entire international tech world has been glued to is over. A federal jury took Google’s side in its copyright infringement battle against Oracle. The losing side claimed Google stole some of its software while developing the Android operating system, which is now the world’s most popular smartphone OS. Had Oracle won the case, it could have proven disastrous – and very expensive – for Google.
For years, reality TV dominated the dial. Every station had their top performing “reality” programming along with some B-tier and basic cable knock-offs. The top shows like The Apprentice, American Idol, and Dancing With the Stars delivered huge ratings while not quite as huge programs like Biggest Loser, Here Comes Honey Boo-Boo, and Ice Road Truckers managed to bring in solid viewership. Continue reading “Goodbye Reality TV; Hello Gritty SciFi”
Running a company requires focus, a trait some entrepreneurs, especially young people, sometimes lack. If you’re one who tends to get distracted by all that has to be done to the point that it impacts what you should be doing, then it’s time to pay attention.
It doesn’t matter what you do or why you do it. If that’s the key task that makes you money, you need to be focused on that, as well as on the task of bringing in more of that. But too many business leaders get bogged down in activities that definitely need to be done, just not by them. Maybe it’s control or obsession or fear, but it’s definitely a common failing. Don’t let it happen to you.
Here are four necessary duties you should already be delegating…
This year has not been kind to GoPro. The brand hit the consumer scene in a major way, expertly combining new tech with easy-to-use consumer interfaces and encouraging users to create with their product and share it online. For years, this was the company’s best advertising, and it was always fresh, endless, compelling, and captivating. Continue reading “GoPro Drone is Down – What Now?”
Things seem to be going from bad to worse for Kmart. A few years back, Sears tried to re-energize the failing discount department store but didn’t have much success. A recent announcement out of Alabama says things are getting no better.
According to various media reports, Sears Holdings will shutter four more Alabama Kmart stores as part of a national cost-cutting initiative. The company plans to close 68 Kmart stores total.
You didn’t get into business to fail, but 8 out of 10 people reading this story probably will at some point. That’s the nature of business, even the best ideas and the hardest workers can get caught up in problems that bring them down. Might be you, but it doesn’t have to be. Here’s some advice from a guy who’s built something that works. Continue reading “Advice for Young Business Owners from One Who’s Been There”
Rapport with clients is pivotal to success in the real estate industry. Customers are leaving the sale or purchase of houses in your hands, and they are inviting you into their homes. The home is at the center of the living experience, so recognize the great amount of power with which they are entrusting you. Continue reading “6 Ways to Ensure Great Client Communications”
Real estate can be extremely expensive. However, despite this, real estate investors are able to make a profit off their investments in different properties. This is partly because there are ways to save on real estate. Below are four different ways you can obtain property at a deeply discounted rate.
Real estate is just property consisting of land and buildings inclusive of its natural resources depending on your perception it is the art of acquiring, selling or leasing of property. For a real estate developer to grow his network he has to maximize net revenues as such, it requires one to use the little he has to rise steadily as every story has a beginning.