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Social Media Becomes a Local Resource

By Gail Z. Martin Google AdWords offers specialized services to target customers within a 20-mile radius from your business. AdWords permits you to add or exclude areas, and can integrate your targeted AdWords campaign with text messaging. Facebook can serve … Continue reading

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Welcome to the Presidential Suite

By Gail Z. Martin “Welcome! Right this way.  I’ve got the Presidential Suite waiting for you.”  With those words, the smiling restroom attendant ushered me into a bathroom stall that had plenty of space for me and my luggage.  She … Continue reading

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The No Excuses Vacation

By Gail Z. Martin Every year, when warm weather rolls around, you’ll hear them. They’re the ones bragging about how long it’s been since they went on a vacation, as if being a workaholic is a badge of honor.  If … Continue reading

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Think, Act and Grow Rich

By Gail Z. Martin I love Napoleon Hill’s book, Think and Grow Rich.  If you’ve missed this classic, grab a copy from the library.  Hill interviewed the capitalist kings (the great Robber Barons of the early 1900s) to discover the … Continue reading

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Spring Happened—Did You Notice?

By Gail Z. Martin We’ve had an indecisive spring this year: hot one day, cold the next.  But finally, the leaves are out, the grass is green, and the flowers are blooming.  We humans might be confused about how to … Continue reading

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