Category Archives: Blog

New to Netflix

If you love binge watching Netflix shows, you’ll be interested to see what’s being released for November.  From Good Will Hunting to Trolls Season 4 for the kids, there’s lots to choose from. If you enjoy the Netflix Originals, you’ll love the lineup featuring everything from Creeped Out to Oh My Ghost to John Leguizamo’s Latin History for Morons.

Check out the full list here:

http://www.vulture.com/article/new-on-netflix-movies-shows-originals.html

Lakers Pressing On

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While the Dodgers couldn’t make it happen, the LA Lakers are in full swing as attention sways to the NBA. After a road trip that resulted in two lost games, the LA Lakers returned home on Halloween to win it against the Dallas Mavericks.

LeBron brought his game and scored 29 points. Check out more highlights here:

https://www.lakersnation.com/lakers-highlights-lebron-james-29-points-clutch-free-throw-mavericks/2018/11/01/

On to Bigger and Better Things

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Well, the LA Dodgers may not have been able to bring home the World Series championship, but they gave the good fight. Now the future of many of the players is uncertain. Free agent Manny Machado, for example, thanked the Dodgers organization for its support over the years but was noncommittal regarding his future there.

Read more about it here:

http://www.espn.com/mlb/story/_/id/25139883/free-agent-manny-machado-thanks-los-angeles-dodgers-fans-instagram

Types of Digital Currency: Making Sense of it All

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Even though I have a big interest in Bitcoin and other mainstream digital currencies, there’s still a lot I don’t know about it. There are so many types out there, it’s hard to keep track. From Ripple and Litecoin to Peercoin and Primecoin, check out this informative article to sort out what all the different kinds are and what they do.

https://www.techbullion.com/10-types-digital-currencies-work/

Outsource Everything but…

Accounting, quality control and sales. At least that’s what Entrepreneur says in this article:

https://www.entrepreneur.com/article/321084

It’s true that most startups today are undercapitalized, using every penny they have to stay afloat long enough to produce a positive cash flow.

Most investors want to see some type of revenue before risking a partnership with you.  That’s why you have to strip your company to the bare necessities, without outsourcing critical areas of your business. This includes accounting, quality control and sales.

The Difference Between Ethics and Business Ethics

Ah, tricky proposition. There is a difference. Sometimes ethics is easy and clear cut. Other times, the water gets murky. In regards to reporting code violations, coughing up confidential information, etc. when the rules aren’t quite so clear, it can be very tough to employ a solid set of business ethics.

Where do your ethics lie? Check this Forbes article out that explores the difference between ethics and business ethics.

https://www.forbes.com/sites/bruceweinstein/2017/10/31/whats-the-difference-between-ethics-and-business-ethics/#534226965428

 

Venom is almost here

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Marvel Comics’ most notorious villains is now immortalized in the latest Venom movie, based on the popular Spider-Man spinoff character. This action-packed trailer showcases the film’s wild alien effects and it looks to be a blockbuster.

Hitting theaters in just a few days — October 5 — Venom will feature The Dark Knight Rises star Tom Hardy as Eddie Brock, a journalist who is the host of a powerful, symbiotic alien that provides him superhuman abilities.

I know where I’ll be this weekend!