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LA Rams on to the Superbowl

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Well, they did it. They beat the Saints in overtime last night, sending them on their merry way to the greatest showdown in sports lore: the Super Bowl. Super Bowl LIII to be specific. It was definitely a nail biter, but the next game in two weeks should prove to be even more so as they battle the New England Patriots for the most coveted title in the NFL. I’ll be watching. Will you?

Overnight Success?

I don’t truly believe any great business just suddenly explodes on the scene. Sure, you may see what looks like an overnight sensation take hold in the business world. But there’s a lot going on behind the scenes that the public doesn’t know. That seemingly overnight success was actually built on a foundation of skill, experience and hard work. Success demands so much more than what is trending at the moment.

Many entrepreneurs know that in order to see success, they have to slowly build a company, and then something happens that opens a floodgate of new sales and customers.

This Entrepreneur article talks about what a company needs to break into success. https://www.entrepreneur.com/article/325918

Great Holiday Gifts for Millennials

Got a favorite Millennial in your life? Check out Inc.’s “8 Great Holiday Gifts Under $100 for Your Favorite Millennial.” From Bluetooth speakers and instant pots to socially conscious socks and underwear, you are sure to find something for that hard to shop for Millennial.

https://www.inc.com/cameron-albert-deitch/2018-holiday-gift-guide-millennial-gifts-under-100-dollars.html

55 Business Ideas

If you’re an entrepreneur and are looking to start your own business, you may be at a loss as to what to try. Entrepreneur offers these 55 business ideas that have met with success over the years. From accounting firms and cleaning services to computer repair techs and consultants, there are many career paths you can try for yourself. Here’s to hoping you are inspired!

https://www.entrepreneur.com/article/201588

9 Movies to See on Christmas

If Christmas to you means watching the latest movies at the theater, this December won’t disappoint. Check out this article: 9 Movies Coming Out in December That We Can’t Wait to See in Theaters on Christmas. From Mary Poppins to Spider-Man, there’s something for everyone this holiday season. Ask Santa for some popcorn and movie gift cards!

https://www.goodhousekeeping.com/holidays/christmas-ideas/g23360257/christmas-movies-in-theaters-2018/

Top 12 cryptocurrencies: what they’re good for and NOT good for

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MIT Review Technology Review just came out with an interesting review of the top 12 cryptocurrencies and what they are—and aren’t—good for. Check out the pros and cons of each of the most popular cryptocurrencies in this extensive article:

https://www.technologyreview.com/s/610835/the-top-12-cryptocurrencies-and-what-they-are-and-arent-good-for/

LeBron and Lonzo Break Records

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Lonzo Ball and LeBron James became the first Lakers teammates to achieve a triple-double in the same game since Magic Johnson and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar did it on January 22, 1982. Legendary! They did this in a 128-100 blowout win over the Charlotte Hornets this week.

Check it out:

https://www.lakersnation.com/lonzo-ball-lebron-james-become-first-lakers-teammates-with-triple-double-in-same-game-since-magic-johnson-kareem-abdul-jabbar/2018/12/15/

History of Kung Fu

Sure, you may love watching the films, but do you really know what kung fu is and how it became so popular? It actually originated from the hunting and defense needs in primitive society more than 1.7 million years ago. Today, it has evolved to incorporate not just martial skills or physical movement but as a way of keeping fit, entertainment, self-defense and performance.

Check out Travel China Guide’s history of kung fu — guaranteed you’ll learn something new!

https://www.travelchinaguide.com/intro/martial_arts/kungfu-history.htm

Start Your 2019 Business Plan

It’s never too early to start planning for your business goals for next year. From incorporating key people into your strategy to building out a clear timeline, it’s vital to set goals for 2019 so you can hit the ground running once New Year’s Day arrives. Forbes has some great suggestions, such as:

  • Determine what you will accomplish
  • Compile resources and strategies
  • Keep track of your progress

Learn more here:

https://www.forbes.com/sites/louismosca/2018/10/08/get-started-on-your-2019-business-plan/#207e380653c1

Fantastic Beasts: Crimes of Grindelwald: Strong Opening

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Fantastic Beasts: Crimes of Grindelwald launched with a $31 million showing at the international box office. Today, it premieres in the U.S., which will only bring millions more. If you’re like me and the millions of people who love the Harry Potter and Fantastic Beast franchises, you are looking forward to seeing this epic sequel.

Eddie Redmayne reprises his role as magizoologist Newt Scamander, along with Katherine Waterston, Dan Fogler, Alison Sudol, and Johnny Depp as Gellert Grindelwald. Jude Law plays Albus Dumbledore in the days before becoming headmaster of Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry.

Are you as excited as I am to see this?