Applying to college is exciting and can stress you out too. With so many choices to make and consider, not to mention the number of Colleges and Universities, daunting might be an understatement for all the important work, and deadlines to meet, that are needed ahead of your application. …


Celebrities like Tony Robbins, Robert Kiyosaki, Marcus Limonis had to learn it, and any person earning online money had to learn about Clickfunnels…why???

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It was just after the World Trade Center fell to terrorist attacks on 9/11 that I first started my online business. Times were tough then and times…


Running on the trail or the road, hydration packs make taking a sip of water simple and easy. A benefit of some hydration packs, you don’t have to stop for a drink; most have a tube connected to the water source for convenience.

Trail racing, running a marathon, casual runner…


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This is not a pitch it is the opening line to my blog series on what to watch for when you’re investing time and money doing your due diligence for online marketing.

To continue where I last left off, after joining Partner with Anthony and started this very reasonable course…


Even the best courses, why it costs you money, and how to avoid spending more than you need to.

A brief history…

Following up on my previous rant on changes coming up. I seem to try to slow down the endless days of isolation due to the pandemic and push myself to be…


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The title is not very catchy but it gets my point across. As we, (pick any G7 country), come out of, I hope, what is the worst catastrophe to hit mankind, I have come to realize that what I have been suspicious of for most of my adult life has…


As an Affiliate Marketer, I am troubled by the number of products I have purchased that don’t meet the standards and billing of the product. They either are missing components that make it easier to use or in some cases don’t work at all. Not to mention no support! The…


March 18, 2021

Or what to do with underused parking lots and golf courses…

OK, I’ll admit it. I am a bad (actually terrible) golfer and a not much better driver (of cars, that is).

These days golf is a sport in decline (even before Covid-19 cratered much of the planet’s economy), which has triggered questions like: What to do with…


Bruce M Firestone, B Eng (Civil), M Eng-Sci, PhD

[A version of this article first appeared in Ottawa Business Journal]

Since the dawn of the industrial age in the early 1700s when Thomas Newcomen produced the first successful steam engine (later perfected by James Watt in 1769), there has never been a major economy that contracted by 40% in…


Traveling without moving, a new approach to downsizing

Most realtors tell a person who is thinking of, say, downsizing, to list and sell their larger home and buy something smaller and presumably cheaper. …

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