- Seth’s Blog: Finding inspiration instead of it finding you: Ever been unable to think of an idea? Seth Godin’s solution is to train your interesting and creative ideas to show up when you need them. Through simple activities, like writing a blog post every day, you can train your ideas to work on your time.
- Turning Whisky Into Biofuel – Forbes.com: Whisky is the next potential biofuel. Whisky (Scottish-English), when it has gone bad, produces two things: pot ale and draff. Pot ale and draff can then be combined chemically to create a biofuel. “The biofuel, called butanol,” explains Robin Shreeves, “gives 30 percent more power output than ethanol.”
- Four Ways to Catch Up on Your Retirement Savings: Haven’t been saving enough? Here are some tips to get back up to speed.
- Credit Unions to the Rescue?: If your credit card company or bank is changing their policies to inhibit you, your next step may be credit unions. Credit unions usually have lower rates because they “exist for the benefit of their members.” This can be attributed to their tight lending standards.