Weekly Fortune Cookie

"But Wait, if you order it now, we’ll send you a second one free.” “Act now for this limited time offer.” “Let me talk to my manager and see if I can do a little better.” There are so many so-called opportunities that bombard us every day that we have an entire industry built around …

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Your Daily Fortune Cookie 2/2/2019

Most ideas will sound crazy, stupid and uneconomical and then they turn out to be right - Reed Hastings We all know the stories “That’s just a wild and crazy idea young man, no one with half a brain would ever pay good money for that. So take your ‘Pet Rock’, ‘Mood Ring’, ‘Bottled Water’, …

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Your Daily Fortune Cookie 2/1/2019

“Things will come to those who wait” Unfortunately, it will only be the leftovers from those who hustled. You know all the clichés. The early bird gets the worm; first to table gets the hottest food or first come first served. My personal favorite, #1 is always the winner and #2 is just another loser. …

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Your Daily Fortune Cookie 1/25/2019

‘Rest is a good thing but boredom is its evil brother” Rest; we all need it. A good night’s sleep can fill up our energy tanks and send us off to face a brave new world all bubbly and inspired. (Or is that coffee?) But boredom is something quite different. It can make people drink …

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Your Daily Fortune Cookie 1/21/2019

Changes may hurt but they are usually for the better Life is filled with little changes that alter our direction every day.  Many of them pass by so quickly that we barely noticed. Like when you find out that your wife switched from Downey to Snuggle in the laundry two months ago. But others have …

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Your Daily Fortune Cookie 1/20/2019

"You will find the road to your future by exploring the backroads of your past" We are all the sum of our experiences up to this point. That doesn't mean we're destined to follow the same path into our future. But instead, we can look back into the past and determine where it is we want …

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Your Daily Fortune Cookie 1/19/2019

“The heart may believe in itself, but the ears will believe what others say.” Back in the day (we won’t even discuss how long ago that was) the neighborhood bully was usually that kid that would punch me in the stomach and take my lunch money. I knew exactly who it was and I had choices. …

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