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No matter how talented or accomplished you are, you cannot always count on attracting and retaining the attention of others. Too many options compete for everyone’s attention, and they multiply with each passing day. It will be more and more challenging to rise above the noise and hold onto the attention of those who matter to you. Attention provides leverage. The more people we can attract and motivate to join us on a challenging quest or initiative, the more impact we are likely to achieve. So, what are effective ways to attract and retain the kind of attention that helps…

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Never confuse investment with dumping a lot of money on something. The strict definition of investment is that of purchasing items which are in turn are used to create future wealth. Even a comic book can be an investment if you wait long enough. So when you’re investing in technology to operate a business, you’re spending money on items that make it easier to do business. A business can invest in advertising, technology, and other items that will offer significant return, and even savings down the road. However, as with all investments, you want your money to work to its…

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BoConcept, a luxury furniture retailer, just released a very cool 5 minute short, “The Guest”, starring Mads Mikkelssen. His name doesn’t sound so familiar? Remember the slick villain from James Bond Casino Royale who bled out of his eyes? Ya, that’s him, and guess what, he’s actually pretty funny too, when he’s not giving James Bond crap. We’ve seen a few big brands produce shorts recently instead of traditional advertising. Many brands are also taking the route of hiring a big name actor to anchor them. BoConcept does a fantastic job of not only offering an entertaining/comical 5 minute short…

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The vibrant city of Miami is located in South Florida and has long been one of the most popular sunny destinations in the USA. The city is surrounded by intense natural beauty for visitors to explore, while Miami also boasts interesting cultural attractions that focus on the unique history of this part of the world. Trips to Miami can be surprisingly affordable with a little planning. Here are some of the many things that are waiting to be discovered. Miami Seaquarium This is a marine animal dream, covering an impressive 38 acres. You can catch a large number of sea…

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In the UK, as winter begins to surrender to spring, the National Hunt is galloping towards its first major event of the year, The Cheltenham Festival. However, for the numerous backpackers presently half-way across the globe from Cheltenham, there are more scenic and less competitive equine-related activities to explore. Indeed, whilst some homebodies sit and watch valiant runs by contenders More Of That and Peace And Co., travellers will be trotting beneath a leafy forest canopy or sloshing across a glittering bay. But, for those who love to see the world by e e pack, where should you to get the…