Author: Agedashi23cents

The 50 Dollar Story

There’s a story about a lecturer who offered a $50 note to his students  “Who wants this $50 note?” Everyone raised their hands, indicating very much that they wanted it. “I may give this fifty dollar note to one of you, but i need to do this first.” The lecturer crumpled the $50 dollar note and asked: “Do you still want this note?”  His students continued raising up their hands. “Ok hang on…,” the lecturer said, “what if I do this?” The lecturer dropped the $50 dollar note on the ground and crushed it with his shoe. He picked...

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Learn From A Donkey

One day a farmer’s donkey fell down into a well. The animal cried piteously for hours as the farmer tried to figure out what to do. Finally, he decided the animal was old, and the well needed to be covered up anyway; it just wasn’t worth it to retrieve the donkey. He invited all his neighbors to come over and help him. They all grabbed a shovel and began to shovel dirt into the well. At first, the donkey realized what was happening and cried horribly. Then, to everyone’s amazement he made no further noises. A few shovel loads...

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Don’t be a chicken!

Don’t be a chicken! If you know one thing about me…You know that I love helping people YOU build your business!Now, you have the opportunity to do that same thing!I know you might think I am a little cuckoo… That I am just winging it…But this isn’t some half-baked idea!I have been working around-the-cluck to…Hatch some new businesses – INCLUDING YOURS! This is how it works!YOU buy a chicken for a family overseas. Buy A Chicken They use that chicken to start their own business…And BOOM!A new business is hatched! But, what’s in it for you?Well, how about some CRAZY...

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3 Saving Goals To Set

Setting specific financial goals is often the first essential step toward achieving your dreams. After all, if you don’t have goals, you won’t know what to do with your money — and you won’t know if you’re on track to be prepared for important life milestones such as retirement. Unfortunately, it can be hard to figure out exactly what goals to set.While everyone has their own objectives in life and their own unique financial priorities, there are four big savings goals most everyone should have for themselves. Here are those four goals, along with some tips to help achieve...

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Turning Audience Into Buyers

[Knock-Knock] Is this thing on? It’s every page and group owner’s worst nightmare…. You ask a question – Or post something – And all you get is the lonely echo of an “empty room”. The sound of silence. But you know you have ‘fans’…. And you know you have members in your group…. What if you had a way to find that PERFECT conversation starter? You know, the one that gets everyone TALKING. The ‘ice-breaker’ to open up your audience. Imagine how excited you would be, if after posting the perfect post, you log in to 10 responses. And...

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You can’t use these words on facebook…

You forgot the magic word [alt: Don’t say THAT!] Facebook can be fickle. One word, which may seem harmless, can derail your reach. You see, it’s not a question of *IF* but rather *WHEN* Facebook adds a new word to the “BAD” list. You may have seen it…. Try the word “Free” and see how Facebook punishes your normal reach. In fact, there are 25 KNOWN words that can get you BANNED! BANNED WORDS LIST The great folks over at Moolah Marketer have an amazing list of 25 words Here you should NEVER use on your page. Check it out and...

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Facebook is dead…let’s talk about it.

*|MC_PREVIEW_TEXT|* View this email in your browser Facebook is dead…let’s talk about it. Have you ever heard that Facebook is dead? Here’s a page I started in Oct 2018.  Before i took the page strategies course in Feb 2019, I had less than 80 page likes and of course they include my mum, my friends and everyone around me i can get hold of. After applying the strategies by Moolah and Rachel, I manage to grow my page steadily and even got a MILLION reach with this post I uploaded on 26 May 2019.https://www.facebook.com/HamsterBuddiesPage/videos/455370801880563/ As at 25 June 2019...

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5 Money Saving Ways This Valentine’s Day

It’s here! The week where Romance and Love is highest in the air. So are the prices of all things lovely, from flowers to chocolates, dinner to staycations and anything that ends with love in it. If only there is a way not to put our wallets on the chopping board this year. The reality is, spend a whole lot of money is not the only way to show your other half that you care. Flowers seem to be a ‘must-have’ on this special day but we can always skip the tradition and go instead for something more unique. Here...

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Let It Go

Monkeys are agile, mischievous and extremely fast at escaping. But there is a well known method to catch a monkey by using a coconut. First of all, cut a hole in the coconut, empty out the coconut, then make the hole just wide enough so that the open hand of a monkey can reach into the coconut but the fist cannot. Tie the coconut to a tree and place a bait which can be a piece of fruit or banana inside the coconut. This method works by making use of the monkey’s greed. The monkey sticks its little hand...

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Follow Your Dreams

Biagio a boy who was the son of a poor horse trainer who had to travel different parts of the country training horses each year. The boy’s schooling was affected greatly due to the constant travelling. The boy was once asked to write a paper about what he wanted to be when he grew up.   “That night he wrote a five-page journal describing his goal of owning a horse ranch. He wrote about his dream in great detail and he even drew a diagram of a 200-acre ranch, showing the location of all the buildings, the stables, and...

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5 Ways To Make More Money This Year

While some of us are still attending “Lo Hei” sessions and giving out blessings in the form of ‘angbaos’, many of us are already feeling the after effects the most ‘costly’ month. Because everything that is being spent on in the CNY month money well spent. Hey! It’s CNY after all and happens only once a year! In an effort to repair the ‘damage’ done, here are 5 ways to make more money this year! 1) The annual Hong Bao draw from Singapore Pools! Who can resist the temptation of getting $12M for the cost of a few dollars?...

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The Golden Gift

A father was furious with his 3 year old daughter for decorating a box under the Christmas tree with a roll of gold wrapping paper. Money was tight and they were having a hard time trying to make ends meet.  The next morning, the little girl brought the gift to her father and said, “This is for you, Daddy. Merry Christmas! ” The father was embarrassed by his earlier actions, but his anger flared again when he found out that the box was empty. He yelled at her, shouting, “Don’t you know when you give someone a present, there...

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How to complicate and over analyse matters

Every day, a small Ant arrives at work very early and starts work immediately.  She produces a lot and she was happy. The Chief, a Tiger, was surprised to see that the Ant was working without supervision. He thought if the Ant can produce so much without supervision, wouldn’t she produce even more if she had a supervisor! So he recruited a Bee who had extensive experience as supervisor and who was famous for writing excellent reports. The Bee’s first decision was to set up a clocking in attendance system. He also needed a secretary to help him write...

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