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Wishing you a relaxing and enjoyable holiday. Here are some patriotic thoughts to ponder on your day off - from the Art of Manliness blog.
The Best John Adams Quotes
By Jeremy Anderberg on Jul 02, 2019 12:53 pm
While figures like Thomas Jefferson and George Washington may come more readily to mind when we think of America’s revolutionary period and founding, the foremost proponent of the cause of independence was truly John Adams. Nobody made more speeches with more vigor for the side of liberty. Because of this, he was put on a five-man committee to draw up a Declaration of Independence, and became that document’s most ardent advocate.
Topics: Independence Day
Small businesses stay small either by choice, or because they start chasing growth in the wrong places.
When you strip away the layers, it all comes down to darts.
Imagine a dart board with a bull’s eye and around it is a series of wider and wider circles. The bull’s eye is where the people just like you hang out. They are the people (or businesses) who feel the problem your company set out to solve. They are usually your first customers and raving fans.
Summary commentary from a recent article by Lynn O'Shaughnessy, College Planing Specialist
I recently read an outstanding article by Lynn O'Shaughnessy, a specialist in college planning who heads up a service we subscribe to for college planning and advice for parents. The topic was how to make a decision when faced with competing opportunities for your child's college education - an expensive, well-known school or a more affordable option that may not be as sexy.
Topics: college planning
Commentary and resources to keep you safe & secure in today's interconnected world.
In this issue:
- "Wormable" Microsoft Flaw: What you need to do
- Cybersecurity shorts
- Software updates
Thoughts and ideas for our entrepreneur clients to help them value and grow their business.
Why Now Is The Riskiest Time To Own Your Business
Most people think of starting a business as risky, but unless you invest a significant amount of start-up cash in your venture, you’re not really risking much other than your time.
In view of the developments this week regarding US-China trade, I asked our chief investment strategist, Byron Sanders, what his thoughts were and if we should be making any tactical portfolio adjustments at this time. I think his comments are particularly instructive and worthy of sharing. Here is what he had to say: