Steps Apple could take to become Super Apple and why

3 12 2012

In watching the markets and business play out there are a few things I am seeing that if looked at like a puzzle just seem like pieces that fit. My disclaimer is I am not a numbers guy by any stretch, I do not have the inside information that the guys / ladies at the top have, nor have a I done any really in depth look at anyones books. But I do know a thing or two about strategy, and I do know a little about trends and what would seem to be smart moves to either expand an opportunity or solidify a position or opportunity and weigh the scales in a companies favor. Read the rest of this entry »





Advertisers are killing the Advertising Industry

13 11 2012

Advertisers are killing the Advertising Industry.





Advertisers are killing the Advertising Industry

13 11 2012

We see articles every day about how difficult it is for marketers to find what works. How most really have no idea what they are doing because nothing seems to stick anymore. That media is to blame because of all the different new outlets and channels to advertise on yet all of it is so fractional and segmented based on individuals interests. Read the rest of this entry »





Apple should buy Disney now…..here’s why…..

5 11 2012

First my disclaimer……(in my best Sgt. Schultz voice) I know nothing…nothing….nor do I have any insider info. This Opinion is mine and only mine. You decide what to do or what not to do with it. Read the rest of this entry »





National and Local business…what most chains don’t recognize

25 10 2012

National and Local business…what most chains don't recognize.





National and Local business…what most chains don’t recognize

25 10 2012

We see and deal with them every day. Chains or National Brands that litter the malls and landscape in our communities. From restaurants to grocery stores and everything in between. Some are widely recognized and some because of growth may be new to us but familiar to others. THIS is where the story begins and is a fatal flaw in most if not all National brands. Read the rest of this entry »





Most will never do it until they have to….Why?

3 10 2012

A little over three years ago I thought I had hit rock bottom. My Marriage was falling apart, I was afraid I would lose my kids, financially I was broke, and I was most likely going to lose my job because of the stress and strain I was under that was taking me out of “the game” both mentally and physically. I spent the next three years on a roller coaster called life that had so many ups and downs it would be impossible to describe here. It is the kind of experience that when you look back it was the worst of times and I would not wish it on anyone……But……it was also a time of amazing growth for me personally that I now realize would likely not have happened had I not had to. Read the rest of this entry »