Demystifying Business Systems

Is it just me or is the newest way to “guarantee success” for your side-hustle or “make your business scalable” is to make sure that you’re using the right systems for your business. Of course, to learn those systems you must sign up for this course or that course. Maybe it’s free (and if it is, you’ll learn a bit, but you’ll get hooked into buying into a more expensive course). Maybe it costs hundreds or thousands of dollars. Look, I have no problem with anyone looking to make a profit off of what they know. That is, if they actually know anything. The issue is that from my now six years of full time experience as a business owner working from home, there are some things that most, if not all, of these webinars, courses, email lists, and books do not tell people like you.

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Gwyneth Paltrow Is Still Obsessed with Vaginas

I guess Gwyneth Paltrow is done steaming her vagina (which, by the way, gynecologists say is a bad idea). You should also NOT follow Paltrow’s awful advice about sticking a jade egg up your cooch (which got her into some legal trouble, by the way, by suggesting it is healthy in some way, shape, or form on her website), either (because gynecologists know a lot more about bacterial growth than Paltrow).

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My #1 Lesson Learned from the Previous Decade

Well, we’re now living in a new decade. I know some people dispute that. Some people believe that 2020 is the last year of the decade and that the new decade doesn’t start until 2021. Whatever. I’m not into hairsplitting. I am also not into “new year, new me” bullshit because, frankly, you can make changes any damn time you decide to own up and make some fucking changes.

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Former Phone Sex Worker Partially Vindicated After Dismissal from Indiana Army National Guard / VISTA

So, here’s a legal news story you’re hearing or reading little about…unless you purposefully look for it, anyway. Imagine this: you’re a volunteer for VISTA and you’re working with the Indiana Army National Guard. And I love me some Army National Guard people. But, remember, you’re a volunteer. You’re not getting paid for your services.

This post was updated on January 8, 2020 around 3:50 pm CST at the request of Amy Hrnishfeger to correct specific factual issues listed in bold below.

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