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Archives for January, 2010:

Advertising Basics Done Right

On a recent HGTV show, they compared three $35,000 bathroom renovations.  The purpose of the comparison was to show what the return would be on the investment made.  They went through each bathroom and discussed the different options each homeowner made. The host of the show was a famous decorator who knew what he was talking about.  He loved all the new gadgets used but was not overly excited ...


Useless News

I have recently been introduced to the work of Penelope Trunk from one of my very loyal followers.  If you have never read any of Penelope Trunk's blog posts, you really should give them a try.  She has a very unique way of writing.  Her most recent post, Workplace News You Cannot Use, proves that point. When you were younger your mother probably said to you, "If you don't have anything good t ...


Just Do It

Just Do It.  I don't know where Nike came up with that slogan, but it works. Procrastination is a major problem for a lot of people.  Who knows why.  Maybe it is fear of getting the job done.  Maybe the job is so big you don't know where to start so you just put it off until another day.   Maybe you really don't want to do it in the first place. Whatever the reason, the answer is to Just D ...


Admin Etcetera is on Facebook

I just wanted to let you know that Admin Etcetera is now on Facebook.  For more of the great business articles and ideas that you see here, go to   I would truly appreciate  your becoming a fan.