How To PIck A Fitness Trainer

There is nothing like having your very own personal trainer! Where else do you get the opportunity to consistently meet with someone and every moment of every session its - all about you? Where the purpose of every session is help you not just to look better but also to feel better! Picking the right trainer for you and your health needs requires some basic knowledge of the fitness field. Both the American College Of Sports Medicine (ACSM) and The National Strength and Conditioning Association ...


How to beat the mutual fund companies at their own game

You'd have had to be living on a desert island with no TV, newspaper or internet connection to have missed hearing about the great mutual fund scandal of 2003. The issue was that some mutual fund companies allowed certain hedge funds to engage in after-hours trading, sometimes incorrectly referred to as market timing. Unfortunately, some companies have used the confusion about the term "market timing" to further their own cause. How? They have used this issue to pretty much ban all forms ...


How to Find Value in No Load Mutual Fund Investing

What are you thinking when it comes to your no load mutual fund selections? Are you saving pennies and sacrificing dollars? Are you spending your time looking at expense ratios, analyzing Morningstar ratings and searching for funds with low fees and no 12b1 charges? If you are like most people, you know these things in and out. You've spent hours evaluating them, and your chosen mutual funds cost little to purchase and maintain. But they still don't perform to your hopes and expectations. ...


Six Ways Under Your Nose To Finance Your Home-Based Business

There are lots of ways to get additional capital to expand a home-based business. But before you look outside for financing, leaving the decision about your company's progress and merits to someone else, consider these six ways under your nose to finance your home-based business: Personal Savings Savings are easy to tap and involve no paperwork. The negatives: if you use the money in your business, it eats into your safety reserve and is no longer there for emergencies. It diverts funds from ...


Balance your life

Balance your life By Liana Metal ----------------------- Writing is a solitary task. Writing needs concentration and quiet. Writing requires absolute commitment. Are all there scary statements true? What is more, is it possible to balance your writing career and family without turning yourself into a zombie? Everything is feasible; I am the living example of it. There is only one secret: TIME PLAN. This is step one for the aspiring writer's success. Without it, nothing can be achieved. How can ...


Professionalizing The Family Business

Professionalizing the Family Business Family business expert discusses the difficult and emotionally destructive problems confronted In the 30 years I have been working as a family business consultant, the most difficult and emotionally destructive problems I confront in the "business" element of a family business occur during the transitional phase where the client company is moving from a founder / owner- managed business environment to a professionally managed business environment. It should ...


A SECRET HOME BASED BUSINESS...LONG TERM STOCK INVESTING!

I have a dear friend who is a medical doctor. I once mentioned to his secretary that it seemed to me that his ex-wife had really taken him to the cleaners in their divorce. His secretary very quickly and forcefully admonished me and explained that his ex-wife was the reason for his great wealth. I was fascinated when she described how his stay at home spouse has spent all of her free time learning to invest in stocks and turned their modest savings into a true gold mine! You can do the same if ...


The Key to Fitness Success

"If you and I want to change our behavior, there is only one effective way to do it: we must link unbearable and immediate sensations of pain to our old behavior, and incredible and immediate sensations of pleasure to a new one." - Anthony Robbins, Awaken the Giant Within Why isn't every person who wants to be fit and healthy exercising on a consistent basis? If we know what we should be doing, then why aren't we doing it consistently? Fitness Motivation Coach Lisa Nordquist calls this "The ...


Online Stock Trader Tactics ... Short selling stocks or going

The trading method you employ to approach the stock market can make a big difference in your results. Stock trading is a very competitive field and in order to succeed you need to FOCUS on a set of simple strategies that you can implement without hesitation. It doesn't matter if you want to profit by shorting stocks or going long. The real " secret " of the stock market game is enclosed within the trading set ups you rely on to decide when to buy or sell a stock. So the clearer your set ups ...


Succession Planning Obstacles in Family-owned Businesses

Succession Planning Obstacles in Family Businesses Just like a physical obstacle course, succession planning for family businesses is like an obstacle course. You have to find the obstacles, then overcome them... fly over them, dig under them, outflank them to move around them. And it is often the ones that you didn't see that cause you the biggest problems! Every family and family business situation is different, so there is no one "master map" because there are no fixed or defined ...