We create for a purpose. Something within in us cries out for expression so much so, that when we steel ourselves to the task, it gets done. But what drives this purpose? What, in fact, gives us the courage to come out from the shadows in a crowded world and say, “this is me and I give it to you”? Continue reading
To find confidence, you’ve got to sell. To sell you’ve got to do just three things: Continue reading
We’ve been indoctrinated to thank people for their feedback whether we’ve invited it or not. Continue reading
You’re absolutely correct when you say that creativity lives in art. For art isn’t merely an outlet for enjoyment. Sun Tzu showed that there’s art in war. Continue reading
July 1, 2018.
Dawn broke over the milking yards Downunder as the roosters clucked and the hens crowed, for Amazon USA had indeed blocked shipments to Australia and everything was now topsy.
Then it all went quiet as an emu climbed atop a wombat for a peck at the shearer’s screen. Sure enough, the message from Mr. Bezos there didn’t make sense. Continue reading
Late last week, the US Supreme Court ruled that US businesses must levy State sales taxes on all goods sold according to each target State’s regime thresholds.
In giving its opinion the court revealed that Amazon is already complying with this burden. In other words Amazon’s computers are dealing with roughly 50 separate sales taxes—and nary a hiccup’s been heard. Continue reading
The hardest thing to being creative is resisting the urge to be popular. Continue reading
Late last week Amazon Dot Com announced it would block its US website to Australia beginning July 1. Continue reading
In what must be a first for social media, a platform has purposefully disabled the utility of a share counter. Continue reading
Maybe next year as the luge screams down the ice in the Winter Olympics they’ll say the winner flashed by “as fast as 2017”. Aren’t these years getting quicker? Continue reading