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  1. nomadjanet

    OFF-TOPIC U.S. Citizenship For Sale

    You cannot hire an illegal for 50 for 12 hours in South Texas, maybe 20 years ago, not now. I understnd why they send their monty home, I just know that keeping more money in circulation in our area is important. Our economy is kept down by the toal underground economy of our city. I am not...
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    OFF-TOPIC U.S. Citizenship For Sale

    I am in S Texas. In our city about 1/3 of our popluation is illegal immigrants from Mexico the issue is that these people mostly work under the table. They don't pay income tax or any other taxes that support our economy (other than sales tax) they send most of the money they make here back to...
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    Thoughts on closing a business

    The issue is not that he needs to be there, it is that he has the type of relationship with the business & the employees that makes him feel he has to be there and supervise people. We have a plumbing, drain & septic system service business. In our state 1099 in a residential plumbing service...
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    Thoughts on closing a business

    One of our businesses that used to be our main income stream has taken a down turn. We are still making money overall but it is requiring our time to do so and the profit looks like it will be less than 200k this year. My partner is burnt out on the situation (he hates having employees) and I...
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    Take the CEO color test!

    Best Occupational Category You're a CREATOR Keywords Nonconforming, Impulsive, Expressive, Romantic, Intuitive, Sensitive, and Emotional These original types place a high value on aesthetic qualities and have a great need for self-expression. They enjoy working independently, being...
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    FAILURE The dirtiest scandal of all time!

    You like to run in the park. Look at the high rise apartments next to the park. Ask the doorman (if there is one) if you can put up a flyer that you will walk dogs for the residents. You like to work out, advertise as a fitness partner for a nominal fee you will work out with the middle...
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    Action Takers - What Are You Up To?

    October 1st week :completed turning everything into CPA for our real estate partnership, our car business corp and our personal taxes. filed all paperwork. 2nd week; got finale approval for the permits for our new multifamly project & set up schedule for completion of utility installtion for...
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    Corporate Formalities Question

    You can get a corporate forms program for your computer for a pretty reasonable price we use minutebook.com it has standardized forms for meetings of various kinds. As far as how to and when to disperse of your stock you need to seek legal advice I am not a lawyer. But meeting forms are...
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    A Product That's a Bit... Errr

    I'm not offended, just offering my opinion. I often research the products, services or procedures that I am looking for on line. As a woman I am thinking when I put in a search I don't want to see the electronic equivalent of "Jugs" pop up on my computer when I am really thinking about an...
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    How to make the best of being "Out of Pocket"

    For Peace or Prosperity Why are We here? My time in Afghanistan Of course you can't release it until after you are released from service but it would be controversial therefore it would sell. Make the story as complicated as possible so the ending is buried in stories and parables. Put...
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    How to make the best of being "Out of Pocket"

    Write a book. I have been trying for months now and can't seem to concentrate everytime I get going someone calls me into their world and I lose focus.
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    A Product That's a Bit... Errr

    Who would buy your product? Women or doctors? Most women don't call their breasts boobs. Most women that are looking for enhancement products are trying to keep from getting porn to pop up so they are using words that are more medical or technical in nature. Say I am was looking for juviderm...
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    REAL ESTATE Septic systems...

    Where are your systems located? One of our businesses maintain septic and another one installs. In Texas they are regulated by TCEQ and locally by the County Health department. The cost of the system is mostly determined by the type of soil and "lay of the land". High water table...
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    Private Sector Job Growth: 2008-2010

    Our service business had growth through July, started falling off in August had the worst month in our 30 year history in Sept October is not looking any better. We have lost employees and sub contractors both. We are holding onto our funds but that is not why we are not hiring. We are not...
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    Yea, out of the loop and on the run. LOL

    Yea, out of the loop and on the run. LOL
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    My "life hacking" time saver!

    New post topic what saves me time: I only allow my assistant to contact me by email. She is not allowed to voice mail me, tweet me, or text me, I don't want little pieces of paper with written notes. I have found since implementing this rule I have never missed an important message and I can...
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    NOTABLE! Life Altering Choices - Yours?

    One of my life altering experiences was purchasing our first investment property when we were early 20's. My husband had heard that a local street was going to be turned into a divided highway. It was not out in the news yet so we made an offer on some land that was used as farm land we bought...
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    how to stay fastlane in your thinking?

    What I mean is that if you are at the point where 10K extra seems like a large amount of money to you, it is easy to be distracted by the thought. You need to use visual pictures (cut & paste) to make it real to you. If you haven't had extra money in the past you can become paralyzed by the...
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    how to stay fastlane in your thinking?

    My husband likes classic cars. He started a new business which allows him to buy & sell classic cars. He buys one, tinkers for a few months & drives it and sells it and buys another. All the expenses are a write off last one we took a loss of $500.00 after expenses. Next one we will be...
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    OFF-TOPIC Lets Hear From Folks in Austin TX!

    IMHO you should try Fredricksburg or Kerville or Marble Falls small cities just north west of Austin, great lake front properties in the hill country. The hill country is slighly cooler & less humid & is BEAUTIFUL. Most of these places are close enough to Austin to enjoy the night life & far...
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