The Difference Between Profit and Value

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There comes a time when we need to think about the weight of profit vs. value in what we do. Many of the decisions made in today’s world are based on profit, not value. Even when value is considered, it’s done so as a subset of profit. For example, if value is truly the driver, there wouldn’t be so...

20 Amazing Commercials That Will Inspire the Greatness in You

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Do you watch TV? If you do, you would have seen countless commercial clips in between TV segments, where companies frantically advertise their products and services in 15-45 seconds, hoping to grab your attention and get you to buy their stuff. Personally, I don’t watch TV for 2 main reasons: (1) most syndicated programs today tend...

Affirmation Challenge Day 12 [Wealth]: ‘I’m financially abundant, and money comes to me naturally.’

Affirmation Day 12, [Wealth] Wallpaper: "I'm financially abundant, and money comes to me naturally."

This is Day 12 of the 15-Day Affirmation Challenge where hundreds of participants around the world gather to practice positive affirmations for 15 days in July 2014. The challenge is now over, but you can do the tasks in your own time. Visit the overview page for all Affirmation Challenge tasks and posts. Dear everyone, welcome to Day 12 of our 15-Day Affirmation Challenge!...

Gratitude Challenge Day 10: Give a Gratituity Tip

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This is Day 10 of the 14-Day Gratitude Challenge where hundreds of participants around the world gathered to practice gratitude for 14 days. This challenge was conducted in Aug 2013 and is now over–however, you can still do the tasks in your own time! Visit the overview page for all Gratitude Challenge tasks and posts. Hi everyone, welcome to Day 10 of...

How to Deal with Friends/Relatives Who Borrow Money

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“How do you deal with friends borrowing money? I lent money to a friend last January but he hasn’t paid up. I am usually strict with money matters but I made an exception for him as I knew he really needed the money. Recently, another friend is requesting me to loan him some money as...

How to Get From Earning $6/hr to $1,000/hr

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Back when I was in junior college, there was a time when I took on vacation jobs to gain exposure to the working world. One of the more memorable jobs I took on was a blue-collar job where I had to stick double-sided tape onto blue foam boards all day long. (The boards were supposedly printer...