Is Selling DVDs Still Possible On Amazon? What I Know (and Don’t Know) About Amazon’s Approval Process


DVD casesLate last year I wrote a post that got a lot of attention.  I believe the reason it got so much attention was it contained very specific information about how to get approved to sell in the DVD/movie category after Amazon’s September restriction was put into effect.  This was something no other seller seemed to be willing to disclose- at least as far as I could find!  The original post is HERE

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February Income Report 2015


dollarsWow!  I can’t believe March is already here!  This is the month I’m supposed to start sticking to a set schedule (and it seemed so far away when I wrote that post!  I’m definitely improving though thanks to that written goal!)

February was down in numbers in almost every area.  I’m excited, however, as I look at the numbers because they provide a lot of insight- which I’ll get into more toward the end!  I believe this is really going to help me work on the trouble areas for the coming months!  Continue reading

The Power of a Brand (What I Learned While Shopping for a Coat!)


RI’ve had the same coat for more than 10 years and it’s falling apart.  I tend to hold on to, and wear down my possessions until there is nothing left- whether it be my car, my clothes, my furniture, or in this case… my coat!  The reason is a combination of laziness and a drive to get my money’s worth- something that was instilled in me from an early age!  2 weeks ago I came to terms with the fact that my coat was absolutely falling apart and was not going to last through the Winter.  I decided to go shopping!  What I found was remarkable!

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Time to Get Serious- 2015 Goals


new-years-eve-2015-583216_1280It’s a new year and a great time to re-look at our businesses and decide how to best grow and adapt for 2015!  I’ve written out a list of goals for this year (I actually did!)  Some goals share some common themes.  I found it helpful to take those themes and break them up into smaller chunks to increase my chances of meeting those goals.  I’ll review the goals and the strategy I plan to use to implement the goals in hopes that this will help you set your own plan for 2015 and build your business!

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