Reading Time: 6 minutes “Great work is done by people who are not afraid to be great.” – Fernando Flores I use to be envious of great people. By “great”, I mean people who have achieved things so noteworthy they become famous for it. Some do it early in life, like athletes. Tiger Woods is a great example. Others take

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Reading Time: < 1 minute The test of a first-rate intelligence is the ability to hold two opposed ideas in mind at the same time and still retain the ability to function. F. Scott Fitzgerald A few years ago, Kevin M. Schultz, a historian and teacher, published a revealing book about two of America’s most noteworthy intellectuals, William F. Buckley, Jr.

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Reading Time: 2 minutes “But I for one believe that one of the gifts of Social Media marketing is the movement of business into an Ethical age, one where ethical action (largely) leads to more money, greater success.” -Kevin von Duuglas-Ittu One of the more interesting conversations I’ve witnessed on ethical behavior was about SEO link building. The discussion was on

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