Book Review: Critics say this is Seth Godin's most passionate book. First, he tells you, "There are no longer any great jobs where someone else tells you precisely what to do." In his new book, Linchpin: Are You Indispensable?, he tells how to free your people so they can become artists, which means creators of unique, compelling and substantial value. If you can … [Read more...] about How to free your people, and yourself, to become indispensable
A judge has ruled that U.S. bills discriminate against blind people. It means that the government may be forced to change the nation's paper currency so everyone can easily distinguish one denominaton from another. Throughout most of the world, countries produce bills in different sizes so blind people can measure one bill against another to determine each one's value. Other … [Read more...] about Can you tell a $1 from a $5 without looking?
Save a bundle on projects How to build 'sweat equity' in your home Homeowners usually have a mental list of projects and improvements they would like to make. Some are still in the dream stage. Others would be possible if the costs weren't out of reach right now. There might be one or two under serious consideration, projects that would improve the value of your home. Sweat … [Read more...] about How to build ‘sweat equity’ in your home
It sounds easy. Debt resolution companies offer to get creditors to settle for far less than you owe. All you have to do is give them a couple of thousand dollars up front and make a reasonable monthly payment after that. But this is what could happen: * They make no payments on credit cards and other loans for several months, if ever. Your credit card and loan … [Read more...] about Money troubles? Deal with creditors yourself.