August 16 Ramblings

I look forward to freedom. Freedom to me is being in control of my destiny. Freedom means having a dream and building to make that dream a reality. Freedom means that if I’m tired and need a break, I don’t have to ask anyone if I may take a rest. Freedom means that no longer … Continue reading August 16 Ramblings

Investing In Your Small Business Is Like Investing In The Stock Market.

In so many ways running a business or getting a business off of the ground can be similar to investing in stocks. Despite what anybody may believe an investment has no real guarantee on a return. For example the very first investment into my accessories business were leather handbags that according to the manufacturer could … Continue reading Investing In Your Small Business Is Like Investing In The Stock Market.

The Dark Side Of The Nail Salon Industry & The Plight Of Asian Immigrants (NY Times Link)

I stopped getting my nails done mostly for financial reasons, getting manicures and pedicures on a weekly basis can become costly as the habit becomes addictive. Since quitting the habit I’ve learned how to paint my nails as well as a pro, even repairing my damaged nails in the process. Anywho have you ever wondered … Continue reading The Dark Side Of The Nail Salon Industry & The Plight Of Asian Immigrants (NY Times Link)

Innovative Ideas- BookCrossing.com- A Global Library & Book Exchange Site

If you love your books, let them go – The New York Times An unlikely global sociology experiment – Book Magazine A modern-day message in a bottle – San Francisco Chronicle So I came across this really cool website, BookCrossing.Com while searching online for free books. BookCrossing is a book exchange program that is a … Continue reading Innovative Ideas- BookCrossing.com- A Global Library & Book Exchange Site