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Starting my own company!

Started this discussion. Last reply by Wayne Jan 5. 8 Replies

So, I am starting my own company.Next year, on all accounts, promises to be pure hell.Any good advice, consoling words, or whatever?All my life I have, even reluctantly, been told that I am…Continue

Reduction and Prioritizing

Started this discussion. Last reply by David F. Aug 16, 2013. 3 Replies

My fellow gentlemen (and ladies!), Ah, it's always the same matter: I work by behind off like a champion,but once I am done cutting off one head of the hydra, three more heads arise.How can I reduce…Continue

An Oblong Box

Started this discussion. Last reply by Dave Preston Jun 29, 2012. 1 Reply

Keep your Poe on your shelves, Gentlemen!Another borderline absurd question, but then again,this place has proven to give answers to the most absurd questions,so I am hopeful you can help me with…Continue

A treaveling man's office - Folder for unbound papers

Started this discussion. Last reply by Rafael Jun 27, 2012. 3 Replies

Hi,As you might see from some of my older threads here, I travel a lot, and usually have to bring work along.Now, lately, I am working a lot with unbound manuscripts, and so, I am looking for a good…Continue

 

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Wayne replied to Rafael's discussion Starting my own company!
"Taxes Taxes Taxes!!! If you are well read on your local tax codes and business tax laws start hitting the books. Taxes and stupid L&I safety inspections will get you is you are not careful. If you can afford to after you start before you hire…"
Jan 5
Steve Fine replied to Rafael's discussion Starting my own company!
"I have no idea what you mean bro-science-y  ???"
Jan 3
Rafael replied to Andrew D, USA Ret's discussion Touch Practice - New Group - Another Effort at Feminizing men in the group The Great Debate
"I have to say, I do not share the radical criticism some of you apply. At worst, this therapy, new age thing, or whatever it really is, is a waste of time. At best, it's... Oooooooh so easy to make fun of. "
Jan 1
Herb Munson left a comment for Rafael
"Ah Rafael, you did well! Welcome to The Great Debate!"
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Rafael replied to Rafael's discussion Starting my own company!
Dec 31, 2013
Rafael replied to Rafael's discussion Starting my own company!
"Heh. I'd rather not tell. :) Marketing, that corner."
Dec 31, 2013
Rafael replied to Rafael's discussion Starting my own company!
"Thank you. :) I have heard of those titles, and will check them out. Aren't they a bit bro-science-y?"
Dec 31, 2013
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Rafael replied to Andrew D, USA Ret's discussion Touch Practice - New Group - Another Effort at Feminizing men in the group The Great Debate
"Sir, I have been revising representative video material for years now, and I can tell you, yes, yes, they do: Mostly, they do so while scantily clad, and/or while bathing in baby oil. This appears to be a behavior mostly common among women with…"
Dec 31, 2013
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The Great Debate

"Iron sharpens iron." A place for men to impact each other by debate and exchange of ideas. This is a group where no ideas are off limits. If your motto is, "I never talk about politics or religion," this group is probably not for you. A "gym" for thinkers.See More
Dec 31, 2013
Steve Fine replied to Rafael's discussion Starting my own company!
"Good for you - put on the blinders - avoid the nay sayers - seek and accept good advice - gather some good counselors - and focus on the main thing each day. I am reading the new book by Gary Keller of Keller Williams Real Estate, seems to offer…"
Dec 31, 2013
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Starting my own company!

So, I am starting my own company.Next year, on all accounts, promises to be pure hell.Any good advice, consoling words, or whatever?All my life I have, even reluctantly, been told that I am exceptional in a certain field of expertise. I want to test my skills now, or fail. And, hell, I know enough about failing.Any advice appreciated. :)RafeSee More
Dec 31, 2013
Rafael replied to Will Whitson's discussion Bloggers, how do you promote your site?
"By exchanging banners with other bloggers, for example. ;) http://samueltaylorcoleridge.me Effectively, blogging is a bad platform for publishing material, UNLESS you already have a community that craters to you; some forum posters have a bigger…"
Dec 14, 2013
David F. replied to Rafael's discussion Reduction and Prioritizing
"What kind of work do you do? I recommend: The seven habits of highly effective people. For me it is about using a Dayplanner and logging my day.  It lets me see the progress and better schedule my time.  After that, I use project…"
Aug 16, 2013
Rafael replied to Rafael's discussion Reduction and Prioritizing
"Bought it via audible. This will be a fine treat for this evening's drive. :) Thank you! :)"
Aug 16, 2013
Richard replied to Rafael's discussion Reduction and Prioritizing
"Rafael, Go to your local library and check out Goals! (How to Get Everything You Want - Faster Than You Ever Thought Possible) by Brian Tracy.  He's got lots of suggestions.  Hope this helps."
Aug 15, 2013

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