I’ll admit I am a bit of a geek, I love to think about thinking and to apply research to problems. I have found that mindset is a large part of success. A positive attitude and the will to win are a part of mindset. This is not the coolest section on the website, it is not filled with neat projects or things like that, but it is useful and I feel it is important.
Its like firearms, I can teach anyone to shoot, if they WANT to learn. What is harder is to teach someone when to shoot. That is more about mindset. Teaching someone how to win when someone is actively trying to kill them is also mindset. It is that sort of material that is golden, but not always fun to read about.
Please give the articles in this section some thought, they are just as important as the DIY type posts.
In today’s post I wanted to give you some examples of common cons and scams. I find that you don’t have to have an encyclopedia of knowledge on the different types of cons and scams as long as you keep in mind that it is impossible to cheat an honest man.
I want to give some tips on Halloween Candy Safety, this is particularly relevant to me because I have a 3 year old that will eat candy off the ground.
Be cautious. Whether it’s Halloween candy or a party buffet, your confidence should be lower whenever you consume food that hasn’t been either professionally prepared or just prepared in your own kitchen. Continue reading “Halloween Candy Safety”→
Charity fraud does a lot of harm. The con artist takes advantage of people’s good will and takes their cash -money that was meant for people in need. You can make sure that any money you give gets into the right hands. Just remember these tips when somebody asks you for a donation.
I believe in charity I feel that it is the duty of those with resources to give some of those resources (time, money, skill) to those in need. I don’t think it should be forced by the government, but should come from the good will of the common man. Continue reading “Charity Fraud”→
Ninety per cent of commercial burglary prevention is physical security. If your complex is locked up and unauthorized entry is made difficult, time consuming, noisy and visible, chances are the burglar will pass up your business and look for an easier target. Continue reading “Commercial Burglary”→