Money For Lunch – Business

Spray Pump – Clean Out or Throw Out!

August 10, 2018 11:55 AM0 comments
Spray Pump – Clean Out or Throw Out!

Our client brought us the Gear spray Pump from his Weed Control Sprayer and asked us to fix it. One look told us what the problem was. The pump had never been cleaned out and the herbicide coagulated inside the pump. Among other problems, the pump shaft snapped because the gears were […]

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Make More Money With A Better Business Website

August 9, 2018 11:40 AM0 comments

Conquering the digital space of the business industry is a tall order.  You cannot simply build a website from a template, and sit, waiting for your business to explode into a reign of glory and income. Working the online circuits takes special skills and applicable knowledge of how the internet […]

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Alien Invaders – Cost you Money!

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Quagga mussels are invading AZ waterways. They are related to zebra mussels that have taken over mid-west waterways. The US spends between $500 million to $5 billion to fight this problem. These mussels clog waterways & pipes. They filter food from the water, decreasing the food source for native fish […]

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Saudi prince invests $250M in Snapchat

August 8, 2018 3:41 PM0 comments
Saudi prince invests $250M in Snapchat

Snap  Inc. got a fresh infusion of cash from the Saudi royal family to help it survive despite losing $353 million this quarter. Prince Al-Waleed Talal tweeted a video of him and Snap CEO Evan Spiegel, noting that he’s invested $250 million in exchange for a 2.3 percent stake in Snap Inc. The investment raises questions […]

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B & G Sprayers – A Math Lesson

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Last month I posted a comment that the tip on your B&G Sprayer wears out, increasing your chemical cost 10% per year.  My suggestion to be aware of this hidden cost was met with scorn by one reader. A certain Mr. RT Garrett thought my advice insignificant.  Here is his comment: ” […]

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Ways You Can Use Bitcoin Safely

August 7, 2018 12:17 PM0 comments

If you read the news, you will know that Bitcoin has had a lot of press recently. Since its inception in 2009, it has been seen as something of an unknown force. However, in 2017, the price of Bitcoin rose to an extraordinary level, and this made many people look […]

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The Real Cost of a Small Business Loan

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You’re running a small business … this could be something like a busy, drop-a-coin laundry service with thirty units of washers and dryers or it could be a bakeshop turning out daily a good volume of great-tasting bread loaves, cakes and pastries everybody in the neighborhood just can’t seem to […]

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Lawyer Stephen I. Ostrow – How To Sue A Telemarketer!

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Lawyer Stephen I. Ostrow – How To Sue A Telemarketer!

Born in New York City, undergraduate studies at The State University of New York, Buffalo. After backpacking throughout Europe for a year, graduated from The Pepperdine University School of Law. The courtroom has proven a natural setting for Steve’s East Coast wise-guy style. a business and real estate attorney, combining […]

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Power Spray Rig – Little Things Cost You Money

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Power Spray Rig – Little Things Cost You Money

A weed control technician came in and said the Honda engine on his weed control sprayer wasn’t working properly.  It turned out the engine contained bad gas and the culprit was quickly identified.  The technician had left the cap off the gas can used to fill the Honda engine.  It had rained […]

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5 Ways High-Performance Organizations Make Meetings Effective

August 6, 2018 12:14 PM0 comments

Every organization has to figure out how to make meetings productive. It’s a complex challenge. To be effective, each meeting needs to engage the individual talents of the people involved, work to achieve the organization’s specific goals for the moment, and do so in a way that’s both culturally relevant […]

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