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7 Resolutions Every Marketer Should Make for 2017

When I go online, do you know what I see? Noise. Well, I hear the noise. Content here, the information there, join my list, free product today. Noise, noise, noise. Content, content, content. I always ask myself, are people really able to stay in business with so...

Coursera Iberoamerica: One Year, Four Million Served

Things are looking up for online education. And that means things are looking up for the people of the world. For you and for me, for any one person that believes knowledge is being democratized because it is. Coursera agrees. A little over one year ago, I...

Soy Rico’s Guide To Financial Freedom

Luis Restrepo Ortiz’s father was killed in 2000 by the drug traffickers of Colombia. He woke up that morning, just like any morning, and went to work at the supermarket he owned. That afternoon, a truck came by, a man got out, and shot his father...

How To Succeed In The Shark Tank

Scott Adams had all five sharks fighting to give him money. Literally, they were competing with each other to win him over. I’ve probably watched 100 episodes. I have never seen anything like this. I tracked down Scott’s contact information and emailed him. I had so many questions...

Burg Schlitz: A Castle’s Commitment To Excellence

There are over 30,000 hotels in Germany, so if you want to stand out, you have to be extraordinary. You can’t just be good. You must be extraordinary. I recently found one such place. The second I walked in, I knew I was in for a different...

Ruben Vardanyan Changes The World One Country At A Time

Where is George Clooney? It was her turn for a question, and that’s what she asked. We were in Armenia at a private press briefing with three of the most powerful philanthropists in the world, and she used her question to ask where George Clooney was....

Free Ride To The Polls: WomenVotes Takes You There

This is breaking news, or should I say, “braking” news. If you are in many parts of America, you can get a ride to the polls. This ride will be round-trip. This ride will be free. This ride will be provided by 100% volunteer drivers and is women inspired. This...

A Service Provider’s Guide To Freedom

Twenty-five years ago, it was born on the first floor of a two-story apartment building in Queens, NY. Two immigrants came from Ecuador to find the American Dream. Their names were Jorge Nunez and Maritza Nunez and together, they conceived Nunez Dental. Twenty-five years ago, in the first...