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Registering for Starbucks WiFi

Accessing Starbucks WiFi If your on Long Island and still without power, this is for you. Today as I was working at a local Starbucks on Long Island, I was asked how to access the WiFi network in the…

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Earning My Starbucks Gold Card Today!

Yes that’s right! On today’s visit to Starbucks I will be earning my 30th star which entitles me to a Gold Card. What do you get? Right now I have a green card and at that level I get…

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What I’m Reading This Sunday Morning:

The Millennials: Confident. Connected. Open to Change. Here is a topic I explore quite frequently here on my blog, the differences between Generations X, Y and the Millennial’s. Looks like the Pew Research Center is also doing an in depth…

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Shuttle Rollout

OK, so I have a little bit of Trekkie in me but I’ve always enjoyed the more boring aspects of the Space Shuttle, like how do they position the Shuttle onto the launchpad? The? 7 hour, 3.4-mile trip began at 6:38 a.m. and…

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“Columbus” – Greatest Businessman Ever?

Happy Columbus Day everyone! I was just going over my History Channel subscription delivered to me via email and thought I’d share this short clip on Columbus day. Columbus could be considered one of the most successful entrepreneurs of all time…

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“Age Of Stupid” – Film Opens Today

Just in time for President Obama’s big Speech at the U.N. today about Global Warming, the premiere of possibly the first movie to be distributed worldwide without the help or financing of any major movie studio and it happens to be…

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The Science of Motivation

This is an incredibly interesting presentation. The carrot and stick method of motivating people does more harm than good.  Rewards narrow our focus and restrict our possibilities whereas working completely autonomously increases creativity. If your a manager of people…