Global Lifestyle Anniversary

Each May Merri and I celebrate the anniversary of a lifestyle change that has led our lifelong global micro business. This is my 51st year of living and investing globally. You can learn a vital lesson from my global investing and business that began over five decades...

Live Free and Well Anywhere

Here are 5 global income experiences and 7 business secrets that can help set you free. I began my international business 48 years ago and have been creating and running international micro businesses since. During that time Merri and I have been able to live, work...

Terror of Risk

Most people have a terror of risk which is why risk offers so much opportunity. Here is an amazing story (to me at least) that I hope illustrates three really important points about investing in risk. The story has to do with Okies… from whom I descend. This...

International Micro Business Added Twists

You can enhance the chances of success in a micro business by brainstorming from twists. One thought to throw in your brainstorming pot is your micro business relationships to Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs. This a snippet from is a great photo by Pieter Hugo for...

Smalltown Blue Ridge Opportunity

See below how a huge Smalltown USA problem that will create environmental problems everywhere that creates income opportunity for many small businesses. Merri and I love Smalltown USA, especially the Blue Ridge where we spend a lot of time in the summer. While there,...