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Kas Winters
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Converse with Family Members

The art of conversation has changed. Consider benefits of both old and new ways to exchange information and decide how you choose to handle communication with your children. It is possible to keep plenty of face-to-face talking while including electronic forms as appropriate for our youngsters. Click here for the full article.
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Will the Internet Eliminate Magazines?

“You say potato, I say potahto...”, the debate has been going on since the start of time. Everyone has their own comfort level and preference for reading, shopping, and searching. Do you prefer electronic media( the internet) or print media? Electronic media allows a greater volume and greater access to explore our world easier and faster. But the old familiar feel of a magazine in your hands, the smell, keeping it crisp, rolling it up, folding the page to mark your spot has kept print alive and continues to be of value. Click here for the full article.
Boomer and the Babe
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Are We Having Fun Yet

It’s time we stop complaining, quit listening to the news broadcasts and get back to work. It’s my opinion that when you listen to the media broadcasts you end up depressed. I don’t know of any business owner that can perform effectively if they are wallowing in the news we hear every day. Click here for the full article.
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Seven Persuasive Tools

The Vietnam Veterans Memorial (VVM) is arguably the most powerful memorial in the world. Maya Lin’s choice of chronological order for name arrangement may be the primary element of that power. In making that choice, she engaged six of the seven persuasive tools identified by B J Fogg, in his book, Persuasive Technology: Using Computers to Change What We Think and Do. Click here for the full article.
Dr Bret Wilson
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Health News You Can Use

Research shows over and over that exercise is good for you. Most people would understand that exercise builds muscle tone, improves cardiovascular health and helps maintain a healthy weight. However many people do not realize that exercise can have a positive effect on memory and mood. We may realize that a walk after a stressful meeting helps to “blow off steam”, or that we sleep better after exercise. A recent study discussed the benefits of exercise for depression and mood gives indications of long term effects of maintaining mental and emotional health. Click here for the full article.
Boomer and the Babe
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Albert’s Hair

Do you remember that picture of Albert Einstein? You know the one that is a close-up with his wild hair all askew? The caption was “a bad haircut can make you look really dumb.” That’s the way it is with Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter or any other short missive you publish, no matter how you distribute it. Click here for the full article.
Boomer and the Babe
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3 Do’s and Don’ts

If you have decided to use radio in your marketing mix you need to consider some important points that will give you the best bang for your buck. Click here for the full article.
Boomer and the Babe
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Personal Branding

According to the dictionary definition, branding is the sum total of a company's value, including products, services, people, advertising, positioning and culture (Dictionary.com). It is also the promise of the value you'll receive for the time you spend engaging with a person or in reading their sales message Click here for the full article.
Boomer and the Babe
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No Thank You or Kiss Off

We who write e-newsletters for the most part are doing so to disseminate what we hope is legitimate information. It is certainly the case that many of us are also trying to gain the attention of someone that is a potential customer for our service or product. That being said, I also understand that we all get a shload of crap emails. The question is what you do with the emails you receive. Is it SPAM or is it possibly good stuff but just annoying due to its volume. Click here for the full article.