Buying New Car Blues by Ken Jacobsen
... You kiss your spouse or significant loved one…knowing that today is the day that you will add a new vehicle to the family. Very exciting indeed. You pack up the car with the two kids (big mistake as you didn't remember that this process take about 20 hours) and you head on down to the dealership. You pull up to the lot and are greeted by a big “cheesy” grin from a guy named Gus who claims that today is his first day. He immediately begins with a line of questioning as if you were being ...
Are Weight Loss Supplements Right For You? by Tom Worsley
... My opinion is that if they help you to lose weight and make you feel good about yourself again then go for it. What do you have to lose except a few pounds. There are hundreds of products on the internet you can try. A couple of my wife's favorites can be found at the following web page. You can also get good information on dieting and weight loss at this site along with a very handy calorie calculator.
How to Get Past the Boredom of Exercise by Francine Larson
... I feel so much better. I found some back up for this emotional, feel-good phenomenon, as well. Did you know that gardening lowers blood pressure, reduces stress and muscle tension. In fact, according to this article, just looking at a picture of a garden reduces stresses, heartache and losses in our life. This article, Grow Better, Feel Better, Garden Longer is by Karen York. She is the author of Holistic Garden: Creating Spaces for Health and Healing.
Are You An Investment Dummy Like Me? by Jack Humphrey
... Collins, had chosen to write for people like ME instead of a bunch of learned investment "geeks." Finally someone had written about investing strategies in a language that I could understand and about strategies I could feel comfortable in applying without feeling as though I was being a risk taker or putting my money in jeopardy. This is no small feat. I feel most people who are like me are conservative with their investing, and don't become active in the management of their investments, ...
Weight Loss One Step at a Time by Kory Doszpoly
... We need to get away, so we don’t feel imprisoned, and so that we can go on for a long time to come. This is why I decided to integrate a day off into the program. On this day, I celebrate a week of “job well done.” Thus the name Reward Diet(TM). My day off is my opportunity to eat whatever and however much I desire. I’ve learned that it is impossible to undo an entire week’s progress in just one day. (Not to mention that in about two weeks time my stomach shrunk so much that I was only able ...
In Direct Sales- Your Summer Preparation Checklist by Jane Deuber
... * I make return calls to team members who call me with questions. * I use my cell to make “feel good calls” to potential team members. * I follow-up on customer inquiries regarding product details or availability. * I turn on a classical music station and write heart-felt thank you notes to customers and hostesses. * I check in with future hostesses to see if they have any questions and give them encouragement. * I take time for me. There will always be a phone call to make, or a note to write.
Making the Most of Your Hair Salon Visit by Adeea Rogers
... on CD, iPod or on an MP3 playerPlan your week, weekend, a trip, an event, etc. Make phone callsWriteRead books and/or magazines (that you bring)Balance checkbookClean purse or walletOrganize receiptsClip and organize couponsGive yourself a mini-manicure or freshen your top coatTry these techniques for one salon visit; I think you will find that it makes a difference. You will walk out of the salon looking great and feeling great because you have accomplished some things while in the salon.
Nice Guys Finish First by Tom Richard
... We love what we do and would love the opportunity to serve you." The owner didn't know what to do. Confused and frustrated, he laid out all of the new proposals on his desk and tried to make sense of them. Some had free products in one category and full priced products in another, while others had discounted products across all categories. "Why did these salespeople wait until the last minute to give me these options?" he wondered. Feverishly pounding away at his calculator, the owner’s ...