Author Archives: RichSimmondsZA

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Top 20 Global Digital Marketing Influencer | Professional Speaker & Facilitator | Author | Royal Investor Club

The Starfish Story

Author: Unknown An old man walked across the beach until he came across a young boy throwing something into the breaking waves. Upon closer inspection, the old man could see that the boy was tossing stranded starfish from the sandy … Continue reading

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Working with Influencers

Every brand has a certain personality and some brands have even adopted a specific way of communicating with people. The challenge is finding a connection with people and this is where the influencer can play a direct role, potentially connecting … Continue reading

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Could $1000 change your life?

Rich or Wealthy? Which would you rather be? What is the difference you may ask? Being rich and being wealthy seems to be synonymous as both involve having plenty of money. However, there’s a big difference between the two. The … Continue reading

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Disruption in Customer Engagement and Influencer Marketing

We all want to increase our sales and make more money, but traditionally we used advertising to get the message out to the people. No one cared what the actual response was, it was all about the bottom line and … Continue reading

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Focus on the good things in life

Two friends were walking through the desert. At one stage in their journey, they had an argument and one friend slapped the other one in the face. The one who got slapped was hurt, but without saying anything he wrote … Continue reading

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Your wife thinks you’re an A-Hole too!

I have worked with many people in my life and believe me, for every A-hole that I have met and gotten to know a bit better, I can assure you their wives or partners share my opinion. I am sure … Continue reading

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Never give up on your dreams

Once, there was an older man, who was broke, living in a tiny house and owned a beat up car. He was living off of $99 social security checks. At 65 years of age, he decides things had to change. … Continue reading

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Compound Interest – 8th Wonder of the World

Albert Einstein once stated that: “Compound interest is the eighth wonder of the world. He who understands it earns it… he who doesn’t… pays it.” How can you get compound interest to work in your favour? Firstly you need to check whether … Continue reading

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Your good deeds could change the world

Author: Unknown Every Sunday morning I take a light jog around a park near my home.  There’s a lake located in one corner of the park. Each time I jog by this lake, I see the same elderly woman sitting … Continue reading

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You get what you give

Author: Unknown Once, there was a farmer who regularly sold butter to a baker. One day, the baker decided to weigh the butter to see if he was getting the exact amount that he asked for. He found out that … Continue reading

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