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Sales Trainer Tom Hopkins Explains Why He Sends Thanksgiving Cards

Tom Hopkins is a world-renowned sales trainer. He built his real estate business by sending 6 hand written greeting cards per year to his clients, and potential clients.  By doing so, he became the top producing real estate agent in the state of California. Today, Mr. Hopkins uses SendOutCards to automate his greeting card system with the same personal touch as a handwritten card. The Power of a Thanksgiving Card In the following video, Tom Hopkins explains why he sends […]

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Dreidel with Gentiles

I started writing this post before the great PICC for port swap on Christmas eve. I am very aware that the holiday season has passed. I still feel compelled to share this story. Pay attention when a theme presents itself. Dreidel is the theme. Dreidels keep popping up this holiday season. So, what’s a dreidel?  It’s a 4-sided spinning top, of course. Playing Dreidel with Gentiles I played dreidel for the first time on December 13th.  In case you didn’t know, […]

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Synchronized Holiday Lights and Giving Up on Cancer Treatment | Monday Morning Rant

Ah crap.  I feel a rant coming on…. This morning two separate but equally disturbing tidbits made the hair on the back of my neck stand up: synchronized holiday lights and a fellow breast cancer warrior giving up on treatment because she can no longer afford it. What Do Synchronized Lights Have to Do with Christmas? Seriously…  there is a major television network encouraging people to send in videos of their homes decked out with synchronized lights. Hello? I thought […]

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Bouncing and Your Lymphatic System | What’s Up with the Number 3? | Battling Bertha 10

Tigger has long been my favorite Winnie the Pooh character. In my early 20’s, I volunteered with a children’s theater in the San Francisco Bay Area and served as stage manager for their production of “A Winnie the Pooh Christmas Tail” three years in a row. There is just something irresistible about a Tigger who can’t stop bouncing. Bouncing and Your Lymphatic System Three weeks ago, three lymph nodes were removed as part of the partial mastectomy to remove a […]

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The Night Before Christmas (SOC Style)

by Linda Farmer ‘Twas the month before Christmas and all through the land the need to send cards was in high demand. I sat with my boxed cards purchased two years before, And I knew I’d be writing till my poor hands were sore. The hubby was nestled all snug on the couch, Writing cards,” not his thing”, it made him a grouch. So I sat in my jammies, all prepared for the chore, While hubby was sleeping and beginning […]

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