5 Ways to Take Inspired Action and Get Results

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I once went to a networking event where one of the speakers was a Facebook executive. She said that the company motto was “Move Fast and Break Things”. They got new ideas out there as fast as they could, saw what worked and what didn’t, and fixed the problems as they went along. When I thought about it later, I realized that the trait was common to all of the outrageously successful entrepreneurs I could think of. The Richard Bransons of the world don’t wait for everyone to agree that their idea is a good one, or for it to be perfectly formed before they put it out there. They test and tweak as they go.While none of us are likely planning to launch a space mission or airline anytime soon, why not take a leaf out of their book?

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The Difference Between Reconditioned and Refurbished

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What is the difference between buying factory reconditioned and factory refurbished? Each year there are millions of products that are returned to manufacturers. Sometimes it is because they have been leased to the consumer and the lease is up. Other times it is because they aren’t functioning properly. This determines how a manufacturer can market a product for resale and in turn the condition the product is in when the consumer purchase it.

Products are often leased by consumers in order to keep up to date on needed technology without the exorbitant expense of purchasing the product outright. When an item is returned to the manufacturer the product is often reconditioned by replacing worn components, testing the product and putting it out for sale. The process of reconditioning has less to do with actually repairing it than it does with replacing parts that commonly need updating. Then it is put … Read the rest