Amazon Pricing Scams

I don’t know if Amazon is directly behind this or it is some other puddle of scum. Just wanted to give a heads up to my customers. One thing is for certain, Amazon is definitely complicit in this, not weeding out the scum. Please note the north of $1500 price for my logic book. I …

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The Indie Book Store Solution

This is part of a discussion I started on Linked-in. Since it is important I thought I would post a version of it here for those who don’t belong to that group or Linked-in. —- Lots of places have tried various methods of solving the Indie book store survivability problem. Most Indie book stores actually …

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McDonalds Problem is Not the Menu

There has been a lot of chatter about the financial situation at McDonalds (MCD) lately.  All kind of chatter about revamping the menu, loss of market share, allowing more local store independence, etc.  All of it is wrong.  All of it is focused on the typical MBA thought process of “How can we change nothing …

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Watching the Sun Set on Amazon.com

There are financial blogs which pay people to make pretty pretty graphs without providing any real information, and then there are blog posts which have actual information.  You can either have pretty pretty graphs with no information or you have to read. Years ago I said Amazon.com was entering its final stages and now others …

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Amazon vs. Fast Food and Costco

I really wish this article would have also included an actual Amazon worker rather than just documenting all of the warehouse workers who have walked off the job.  These are the jobs certain individuals are championing as “the economic revival”.  In truth it is economic terrorism for most.  They _all_ need to be forced into …

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