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Text version of our January 2013 newsletter is out today.

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January 2013

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Business/Economy:

6 Ways to Recharge Your Business in 2013
Amidst the chaos of a new year it is possible to stay grounded and set the foundation for a successful year to come. Here are six ways to help you recharge your business in the New Year. This is a great article for any entrepreneur looking to expand their business in 2013.

Click Here to Read the Full Article by Mashable.com

Check out the “Resource Center” in the left-hand column of this newsletter for interactive online tools that can help answer just about any industry related question.
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Brian Tracy Inspirational Article of the Month:

7 Good Habits of Highly Successful People
Brian Tracy is a world-renowned personal and professional development coach that has helped millions of people achieve their goals and develop a positive mindset. Brian will be contributing to our newsletter every month by providing us with an article to help inspire you, our clients, to reach higher and achieve more than ever before.

Click Here to Read the Full Article by Brian Tracy
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Interesting Articles and Photos of the Month:

Supermarket Owner Gives Stores to Employees for Free
A retiring grocery store owner rejected buyout offers from bigger chains and is turning ownership over to his employees. Joe Lueken spent 46 years building three successful grocery stores and said he’s received several buyout offers. But rather than go big, Luekan decided to transfer ownership to his 400 employees through a stock program. This is a heartwarming story you must read and share with friends and family.

Click Here to Read the Full Article by NBCNews.com

102-Year-Old Going Back to College
At age 102, car enthusiast Margaret Dunning is gearing up for her next adventure: She’s heading back to college to finish her business degree. As a celebrity of sorts within the antique car show circuit Dunning is not like most 102-year-olds. This is an inspiring story you will want to read and share with family and friends.

Click Here to Read the Full Article by Today.com

6 States Outlaw Employer Snooping on Facebook
The list of states that don’t put up with employers demanding employee’s social media passwords is growing. With congress not being able to come to an agreement on the Password Protection Act of 2012, individual states have taken the law into their own hands. Both California and Illinois laws went into effect on the first of this year.

Click Here to Read the Full Article by cNet.com

Boy Finds WWII Bomb With Metal Detector
A metal detector received as a Christmas gift led a young boy to find a WWII bomb buried in a British field. Parents do not typically expect a stocking stuffer, this one a metal detector from National Geographic, to make the headlines. Read more about this young boy’s discovery.

Click Here to Read the Full Article by Inquistr.com
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Videos of the Month:

Dancing Meringue Dog
This video of an amazingly talented and well-trained dog named Carrie, aka The Dancing Meringue Dog has become an Internet sensation. You are not going to believe how this dog can work a room in a satin green sparkly jumper. This Dancing Meringue Dog is a perfect example of dog tricks gone awesome. Check out this dog’s dance moves and share the video with friends and family!

Click Here to Watch the Video by YouTube.com

Meet the Cutest Elderly Couple to Ever Star in a Local Commercial
A 24-hour restaurant and truck stop in Bangor, Maine, wanted to drum up some business with a television commercial. Little did they know that the outtakes from filming could be more effective than the commercial itself. This blooper reel shows an elderly couple having a little trouble with the line “baked in a buttery flaky crust” and will have you rolling with laughter.

Click Here to Watch the Video by YouTube.com
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Delicious Recipe of the Month:

Mediterranean Macaroni and Cheese
This is not your ordinary sharp cheddar macaroni and cheese. The flavors of the Mediterranean are deliciously combined in a new and exciting twist on mac and cheese. This dish is a fabulous addition to add to your dinner rotation. With its simplicity, unique spin and incredible flavor this dish is definitely set to impress.

Click Here for the Full Recipe by CookingClassy.com
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Dumb Criminal Story of the Month:

Teen Bank Robber Brags About Crime on YouTube Video
A 19-year-old from Nebraska was taken into custody after boasting in a YouTube video about robbing a bank and stealing a car. The title of the video is ‘Chick Bank Robber’ and the description says “I just stole a car and robbed a bank. Now I’m rich, I can pay off my college financial aid and tomorrow I’m going for a shopping spree.”

Click Here to Read the Full Article by NYDailyNews.com