We’ve Moved to our Golden Compass Web Site!

July 19, 2007

Hello readers.

Just in case you missed it, we have moved this blog to our web site at GoldenCompass.com. There we’ll be growing and offering more Internet research tips, skills and strategies. And, we’ll be adding video training – and much more.

So, we’re not saying good-bye – we’re just saying -come with us to HiddenBusinessTreasures.com – or look for the blog at GoldenCompass.com/Blog.

Thanks, see you there!

Michael & Sheryl

Our new location for www.hiddenbusinesstreasures.com


The Best Timesavers in Life are Free (and Invisible)

June 29, 2007

The “Invisible Web” is that vast amount of online information about which your favorite search engine just says, “Huh?” Beyond the “Invisible Web,” however, there’s an even bigger invisible world of web sites and services that you’d just simply never know to ask about in the first place.


Click here to see a short video about GetHuman.com but don’t forget to read the rest of the article!

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Put Me In, Coach, I’m Ready to Sell

June 19, 2007

The Colorado Rockies are on a roll lately – and the All-Star game is less than a month away. I’ve been watching more baseball than selling – and that’s a problem. But, what if I could combine my love for baseball with my fear and loathing of selling in order to become a better salesman in the process?

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Like a Web Site that Rocks? Just ask Jerry

June 15, 2007

Would you like to know how to make your web site pay off big time? Would you like to know bunches of web strategies, email marketing techniques and content ideas that even the experts don’t teach? Simple. Just ask Jerry Rouleau – if you can catch him.

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We’re Coming to Boston – via Carole’s Radio Show

June 14, 2007

Sheryl and I will be the featured guests on Carole Copeland Thomas’ “Focus on Empowerment” radio show, Friday, June 22, 2007.Carole Copeland Thomas

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How to Zero In on the Specific News You Need the Most

June 8, 2007

If you are paying attention, you’re already using news alerts to stay up-to-date on your business, your competitors, your industry and your Parcheesi club. Want a trick that will make your news alerts more targeted and powerful?

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The Fastest Way to Make Those Business Purchases

May 24, 2007

These days, when it comes to buying a service or product for your business, you’d like to do proper research and some comparison shopping, but who has the time? Read the rest of this entry »