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 In case you missed us, we want to catch up!  The last couple of weeks have been full of travel, hustle and our Customer Appreciation Show!  So we wanted to catch you up on the content we were able to crank out in the midst of all of that.  So let’s get to it! Customer Show:  We will have more on this soon, but just wanted to include a quick shout out to suppliers, employees, and customers that helped make this year’s show a success.  What a great group we had.  Thanks to all! Think For Yourself:  With social media, it seems like its even easier to blindly follow.  Here are 3 tips for thinking for yourself!  DON’T Go With The Flow:  We have all heard the saying “Go with the flow.”  But Jeff Wickerham spends a little time explaining why you shouldn’t follow that advice.  Check that out here. Weekly Word:  Meeting customer expectations is just the basic.  You have to do that today.  But if you want to really create a strong company and loyal customers, you have to follow the Weekly Word…and Over-Deliver. Three R’s Of Business:  You have likely heard of the Three R’s in School, right?  Well this is something just as important…but different.  If you want to create a strong business that will last, you need to follow the Three R’s…and you can find those right here! Be Intentional:  Most people will tell you that they have goals.  But when pressed on it, many people can’t tell you EXACTLY what they are.  Can you?  Here is a quick blog post to help you Be More Intentional with your goals. Delivering Marketing Joy:  Be one of the first to discover this gem of an episode.  This time Kirby talks with Marshall Atkinson about content, mentoring and more.  You will want to know about the rule of 90-9-1…and what number you are!  That episode is right here! Updated Reading List:  Under the list of “Keeping up the hustle,” here is the updated reading list from Kirby on his way to reading 50 books this year.  He is getting close.  Check it out here.   So that is your content update for last week or so.  What do you think?  Are you keeping up your hustle?