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You Get Out of Life What You Put In – The Gujuratis Of India

Inspired by a conversation with my friends AJ, Chris and Doug while playing golf today. Here are three remarkable facts about motels in the U.S.: At least 1 out of 2 motels are owned by Indian-Americans Out of those Indian-owned motels, 70 percent are owned by Gujaratis, people with roots in the western Indian state …

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13 Little Things You’re Doing to Sabotage Your Success

An article by Brent Beshore CEO of AdVentures. Here is a summary: 1. Grammar: Misspellings, lack of capitalization, and generally poor grammar say you’re inattentive to detail, or, frankly, just don’t care. 2. Flaky McFlakerson: Just do what you said you would when you said you’d do it. 3. Quick Sale: Never ask to get before you give. Add value before you expect value …

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Is It Worth It to Age Wines Anymore? Feature Article in Wine Spectator

“…most of today’s fine wines will reach a point of diminishing returns on aging after just five years of added cellaring after release…10 years of aging and you have embraced 99 percent of all the world’s wines, never mind how renowned or expensive…” Interesting isn’t it? Is It Worth It to Age Wines Anymore? | Drinking …

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Wealth Legacy Group – RJ’s Blog – The “Necessary Nine” Tips For Successful Business Succession Planning

This post is a summary of a wonderful post on my friend RJ’s blog… 1. “Make it a family affair”… If you have a family held company, include your family members in the discussion early on … don’t leave them in the dark. It will only create hard feelings and ill will later on. 2. …

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Do Small and Medium Sized Businesses Lack Long-Term Vision?

Came across a report today that many business owners in the UK are driven by short-term priorities like selling the company to make money and do not pay enough attention to longer-term strategic goals, according to research by the Economist Intelligence Unit for Ernst & Young. As many as 85% of business owners in the UK …