Monthly Archives: December 2011

[2011] …YearInReview by

The stats helper monkeys prepared a 2011 annual report for this blog.

Here’s an excerpt:

A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 1,900 times in 2011. If it were a cable car, it would take about 32 trips to carry that many people.

Click here to see the complete report.

[2011] …YearInReview

I subscribe to Seth Godin’s blog and in this post he states:  “This might be a useful exercise. Doesn’t matter whether it was a hit or not, it just matters that you shipped it.” Here’s a basic list from the 2011 year with some of the highlights in my business life: business brochure and postcard were finalized addedContinue Reading

Aspirations for 2012

Aspiration ~ a hope or ambition of achieving something the object of such an ambition; a goal As we bring 2011 to a close, I want to spend some time thinking about what we accomplished that was in line with Our Vision, Our Mission, and the Service we provide to Our Clients.  I want toContinue Reading


“The secret of business, especially these days, is to focus relentlessly on your unfair advantage – the thing you do that others don’t.” – John Rollwagen, executive

Medicare Participating Revenue Calculations

Physicians & Medical Healthcare Providers  are increasingly having to make decisions as to whether to stay participating in the Medicare program due to continual decreased revenue and the impact of this on the bottom line of their practice with continued increase in operating costs.  The American Medical Association has put out a calculator that will helpContinue Reading

Medicare cuts still Pending

The U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday rejected a Senate bill that would have averted a 27.4 percent Medicare physician payment cut scheduled for Jan. 1, leaving 2012 Medicare payment rates in limbo. A House-Senate conference committee will now be charged with working out differences between the two versions of the bill. The Centers forContinue Reading


“Keep your fears to yourself, but share your inspiration with others.” – Robert Louis Stevenson

Poem by Walter D Wintle

If you think you are beaten, you are; If you think you dare not, you don’t! If you’d like to win, but think you can’t, It’s almost a cinch that you won’t. If you think you’ll lose, you’re lost For out in the world we find Success begins with a fellow’s will; It’s all inContinue Reading

How To Keep Up with Your Accounting Records

None of us like paperwork and because of that, receipts get stashed in all kinds of places.  Your pockets, the car, your purse, your briefcase, your day planner, and some even get tossed away.  If you put processes in place, you can avoid many of the headaches at tax time by keeping track of your receiptsContinue Reading


Don’t aim for success if you want it; just do what you love and believe in, and it will come naturally. – David Frost