Congratulations to Regan Lindsay for winning the Club Starter Package at Stoa NITOC! She will be bringing this package back to her home club and saving her coach $245. … [Read more...] about Winner of the $245 Club Starter Package
Business – So much of life is wrapped up in it
I have a tune perpetually stuck in my head: "Takin' care of business everyday; takin' care of business every way." Business to me is much more than money, sales, goals, projections, etc. Business – at least how business should be – is more about freedom, thinking, engaging, living. Much of life is, in my opinion, takin' care of business.
Government rarely provides more efficient, more effective, or more affordable solutions than private sector solutions. But sometimes private sector solutions fall short, too. This is why I opt out of … [Read more...] about We Love Samaritan Because It Works
You know the idea behind pruning, don't you? To grow a tree or bush, cut back a portion of its larger branches, even fruitful ones. I've been doing a lot of pruning lately, and I already see the … [Read more...] about Pruning
This post is a virtual high-five to nearly 50 writers and editors to this year's edition of Monument Publishing sourcebooks. These young people (and a few old fogies like me) dedicated much of their … [Read more...] about Meet Your Sourcebook Authors (there are more than you think!)
I'm an author and a small publisher, so you can imagine that the health of the ebook market is of interest to me. There's a feud between two industry giants — Amazon and Hachette — and I have to say I … [Read more...] about In Amazon v. Hachette, I Side with Amazon
I own Monument Publishing, an educational publishing company for academic debaters. I started out as a simple self-publisher of one book per year, but we grew to become a powerhouse of sourcebooks and … [Read more...] about Markup Word Docs Like a Boss (Using Styles)