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Bitcoin…so, is there egg on my face?
Cryptocurrencies / Currency / Financial / Investing / Scams

Bitcoin…so, is there egg on my face?

On July 27, 2017, I wrote a blog trying to tell my followers about the difference between speculation and investing. Nothing has changed. What has changed is that the wonderous and mysterious Bitcoin has increased from a paltry $2500 (considered insane then) to over $11,000 USD today. I have had some people continuously remind me … Continue reading

Respect… an exercise applied to business
Business Ethics / Investing / Investment Groups / Respect

Respect… an exercise applied to business

It’s kind of the calibrator for society, don’t you think? Whether we are talking about relationships (romantic, friendship, or work), it is what separates up from down, good from evil, right from wrong, something from sustaining or imploding. It’s the greatest currency anyone can possess or give, and it costs nothing. Respect…In other words, for … Continue reading

“Cloud Based” Electronic Medical Records….The ONLY Answer
Digital / Electronic Health Records / Electronic Medical Records / Health / Healthcare / Natural Disasters / Personal Medical Records

“Cloud Based” Electronic Medical Records….The ONLY Answer

Three major Hurricanes in the last 3 weeks…homes lost, people misplaced, injured or worse. Businesses devastated. You know what else is lost? Those priceless medical records; “The history of you on paper”. If there was ever a reason to argue for at least digitizing records, this last month was it. What will all those who … Continue reading

Don’t Confuse Speculation with Investing. Crypto Currencies… GET out!
Business / Financial / Investing / Private Equity / Scams

Don’t Confuse Speculation with Investing. Crypto Currencies… GET out!

Tulips come to mind! Generally considered the first speculative “bubble”, investors and common folk alike bought into the never ending rise of tulip bulb prices way back in @1637 A.D. Yes, this is as relevant today and a lesson to be learned. It was coined “Tulip Mania”, where prices rose exponentially and deviated from any … Continue reading

Crowdfunding: The “Fat Lady” is on stage
Business / Capital / Crowdfunding / Investing / US Government

Crowdfunding: The “Fat Lady” is on stage

In a recent blog posting on Crowdfundinginsider.com, the question is posed if the “Wheels have come off” the REG CF for Crowdfunding. The article explores the political manoeuvring that went into the legislation and the “finger pointing” that has resulted with the dismal results so far. It is reported in this piece, that a paltry $24 … Continue reading

Trump’s 12 Days of Christmas – A Look at the Proposed Appointees for Cabinet by Trump
Business / Capitalism / Economics / Leadership / US Government / US Markets / US Presidential Election / Wealth

Trump’s 12 Days of Christmas – A Look at the Proposed Appointees for Cabinet by Trump

In the latest instalment of the Film series “Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps”, the character Jake Moore (the idealistic stock broker son-in law) asks one of the Billionaire Investors “What’s your number?” Perplexed, the Billionaire asks for clarification. Jake replies “How much is enough, how much money is enough ….what’s your number?” The Billionaire smiles … Continue reading

Fake News; More Than Just a Problem
Brands / Digital / Media / Regulations / The Internet

Fake News; More Than Just a Problem

There has been a lot of press recently given to the amount of “fake news” stories in relation to the recent U.S. election, with the internet serving as a breeding ground for such stories and their possible impact in the eventual outcome. It went from the ridiculous to the sublime.  Examples are Sarah Palin refusing … Continue reading