Amazon’s Recent Statement Proves Hachette’s True Motive

Amazon’s recent statement is here. Barry Eisler’s comments on it are here. Hugh Howey’s comments on it are here. Read all of the above (links open in a new window) … then come back. My comments (on the general nature of this whole Amazon and Hachette thing) are below: Is Amazon in business to make a profit? Yep. Investors cursed…

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The Internet Is Just A Distraction

I’ve been doing some deep thinking about business again…and I’ve come to a rather interesting conclusion this time… The Internet is a distraction to actually doing business. But not in the sense you might be thinking…I just think that we place too much importance on the Internet for business.  Way too much importance in fact. Here’s part of the reason…

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A Disturbing Evolution In Internet Marketing

Something is bothering me recently… There has been a term thrown around recently on the blogs of several well-known marketers and pro-consumer advocates… The Internet Marketing Syndicate A group of Internet Marketers allegedly forming a “closed door” endorsed marketing and product launch sequence that results in sales of high-ticket info-products being sold (most for  $1997 each). My view on this…

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