So there you have it. My top 10 reasons to be thankful for social media. The long and short of it is, social media reminds me that life is about connections creating them and maintaining them. Once you have a clear picture in your mind about what you want to do think about what you want from the business and what you want to achieve. This will be different for everybody, we all have our own goals and ideas so don’t worry about what anyone else thinks or wants. Are you looking for an income, a high profile, a good reputation, or any combination of these and other things?Think about how long you want to do it for, and how you will get out of it when that time arrives.
In the last 18 months, one of the greatest economic story lines surrounding college athletics was the signing of new apparel deals by athletics departments. This summer, the University of Miami the first athletics department ever with an apparel deal left Nike and signed with adidas. Miami’s deal came after Notre Dame’s January 2014 departure from adidas to Under Armour, after a 17 year partnership with adidas.
It was somewhat amazing really. Just imagine a devil worshipping, drug addicted pedophile living in Albany, Georgia and getting away with it. For those who do not know, Albany is a Mecca for Southern Baptists and a very religious place.. So you see, keeping multiple copies of your scanned files is not being paranoid. It is being smart and it is one less thing to worry about. Not to keep harping on this but I backup my files to a tiny 32GB flash drive that I carry in my change purse.
4. An enticement is helpful, such as holding drawing for one of your products or even a gift card toward the purchase of one of your products. I can tell you from personal experience, attendees love freebies that count. In fact, I tell my staff, ‘If you can’t read my texts because the spelling is so awful, keep trying. You will.” And they do. For better or for worse, her dyslexia and (self diagnosed) ADHD, affect every part of her job and every person with whom she works.
We humans like to think we’re pretty clever. After all, we drive cars, build cities, do really hard maths homework. But every so often one of our furrier fellow creatures gets the better of us, and that happened in a couple of zoos recently. Sarah Haskins is an Olympic distance triathlete who competed in the Bejing Olympicsand who is breaking course records. You see, endurance sports of any kind, is really any race beyond a sprint. While many of the people in the pages of this magazine may run only one or two really long endurance races or challenges, folks who compete in dozens or more races a year, running half marathons, Iron distance races, marathons, or sprint duathlonsor triathlons are testing their endurance another way.