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The Federal Debt Ceiling – Its Origins and Implications

Posted on 11 September 2013

  The United States debt limit or debt ceiling is an amount, fixed by legislation, of the national debt that can be imposed by the Treasury.  Since the different expenditures of the government are observed and authorized by different pieces of legislation, the debt ceiling does not play any role in restricting annual deficits.  And […]

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Ideas are Cheap: Turn Your Product into a Money Maker

Posted on 08 June 2013

Ever had an idea that would make life easier for you and thousands of others? Maybe you didn’t act on your last great idea because you became overwhelmed by the thought of all the legwork. Where do you even start? There’s also the widespread belief that it takes a boatload of cash to get a […]

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3 Tips on Growing Your Start-Up Business with a Minimal Budget

Posted on 17 April 2013

    One of the most important aspects in starting your own business is capital; and although there are many ways in which you can secure it, let’s face it, not everyone is willing to invest in something that’s not really established yet.   But thanks to technology and social media, young entrepreneurs can build […]

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Nintendo and Video Gaming Technology

Posted on 13 November 2012

  I am old enough that I can remember the first video game that went mainstream – Pong.  It was a console-based, two-dimensional table tennis game that could be played with one or two players.  The player(s) controlled a paddle that was basically a short vertical line and attempted to keep a small circle representing […]

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10 Effective SEO Techniques Small Businesses Should Utilize

Posted on 02 August 2012

  Startup entrepreneurs usually have a hard time marketing their product or service.   Search engine optimization is the least of their concerns — after all, why would you worry about keywords and link building when you have a lot of other things about which to think.   Unfortunately, this is a misconception.  It does […]

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It’s Just Peachy!

Posted on 22 May 2012

  If you are the owner or manager of a hotel, restaurant, or resort, one of your primary concerns is ensuring that you have the proper levels of supplies and equipment – everything from paper products to cleaning supplies and from linens to serving utensils to restaurant equipment to furniture.  Of course, since your needs […]

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Performance Marketing: Leveraging the Power of the Internet

Posted on 04 May 2012

  As the Internet has become a more integral part of the lives of average people, savvy business owners have realized its enormous power in driving motivated buyers and revenues to their establishments – both on and offline.  Today, most shoppers research their prospective purchases online, using search engines to find sources, pricing, and reviews […]

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Showroom Logic: Driving Traffic and Revenues to Car Dealers

Posted on 02 May 2012

  I’ve often thought to myself that anyone who sells a product for $20, $30, or $40 thousand or more while netting less than $1 thousand in profit on each unit sold has got to be crazy.  Yet, that is just what auto dealers across America do every day of the week.  I understand, of […]

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Dodge that Curveball: Insurance Against Calamity

Posted on 18 April 2012

  Death and taxes.  Back in the day, these were the only two things in life on which we could supposedly count.  But, to death and taxes, every American can now add the following ugly truths and potentialities:   1.         A sinking economy   2.         Dwindling “entitlements” into which we, the taxpayers, have paid (i.e., […]

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Gadgets for Geeks

Posted on 17 April 2012

  Don’t tell a soul, but I have a crush on Dr. Sheldon Cooper.  For the uninitiated, Dr. Cooper is the main factor in the equation of The Big Bang Theory.  On this hit comedy series, Sheldon is a 21st century Mr. Spock possessed of an eidetic memory and an IQ off the charts compared […]

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