Cure Yourself of Excusitis, The Failure Disease!

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Cure Yourself of Excusitis The Failure Disease

“Cure Yourself of Excusitis, The Failure Disease!” Chapter 2 from “The Magic of Thinking Big” by David Schwartz One of the secrets that highly successful people understand is that they think big and dream big!  They set high goals and start to plan how they can get themselves there.  They know that they must hit smaller goals along the way to the big one.  They … Read More

Payment Processing Moves From Terminals Into Tablets!

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Payment Processing Moves From Terminals Into Tablets

Payment Processing Moves From Terminals Into Tablets! As technology changes the world around us, so it changes how we process credit card transactions. When we first got in this business 20 years ago, the big news was pin debit. Then e-commerce gateways were introduced followed by mobile payment processing. Terminals were always in big demand until recently, when card processing got moved inside an app … Read More

A Secret of Success Poem

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A Secret of Success Poem

I ran across this poem when I was re-reading Think and Grow Rich by Napoleon Hills. “I bargained with Life for a penny, And Life would pay no more, However I begged at evening, When I counted my scanty store; For Life is just an employer, He gives you what you ask, But once you have set the wages, Why, you must bear the task. … Read More

Creating the Right Culture in Your Business

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I am going to credit this success tip to Rob Weinstein, co-owner of Event Rental Systems (ERS).  We recently attended a seminar with their clients in Albuquerque, NM.  ERS is a software company with a product for businesses that rent equipment and want to take bookings online. Rob hired a business coach who spent two full days with him and his partner, Corey, establishing their … Read More

How Do You Train a Flea? And Why Would I Care?

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Here is how to train a flea. Put some fleas in a jar and close the lid. Fleas always jump. That is who they are. So they jump and hit their head on the lid, jump and hit their head on the lid and continue on in like manner. Eventually, after a few hours, even a tiny flea with a tiny brain figures out that … Read More

Whatever it Takes

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“I am committed to doing whatever it takes. The die has been cast. I have stepped over the line. I am out of my comfort zone. The decision has been made. I won’t look back, let up, slow down or back away… I cannot be bought, compromised, detoured, lured away, turned back, diluted or delayed. I will not flinch in the face of sacrifice, hesitate … Read More

A Difference of Attitude!

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A few years ago, I had the opportunity of attending a Chamber of Commerce meeting in Silver City, NM. It is a beautiful town of about 10,000 people nestled in the hills in southern New Mexico. Yes it was at one time a silver mining town and today the biggest employer is a copper mine, the third largest in the world! People were still venturing … Read More

Are you imposing self limitations on yourself? Discover the answer in the story of how to train an elephant!

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When an elephant is young, trainers tie one leg with a chain and bolt it into cement into the ground. The baby elephant pulls and pulls and pulls to try to get free. At some point, the baby elephant gives up and accepts the fact that he cannot break the chain. At this point he is fully trained. As a grown elephant, anyone can tie … Read More

The Zig Zigler Pump Story!

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In the old days, people had to get water from their well with a water pump. The trick to getting the water to flow was to pump, and pump and keep pumping until the water started to flow. Then you could relax on the pumping and the water would still keep flowing for a while. If you got tired and stopped pumping, the water you … Read More

A Law of Attraction Story

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We have a bank, US Eagle, who refers us their clients for card processing. We got a call recently from one of the referrals. This woman had a small, seasonal business and wanted to get set up for card processing. We told her to sign up with Square and then call us when her volume got larger. Square does not have a monthly fee and … Read More