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    Read your marketing copy, please.

    If you expect me to read your email advert, please read it yourself at least once before you send it to me. I got this email today promoting training courses - segment copied and pasted exactly as recieved except for a little name edit.
    15/16 Feb - How to take your Company to Record Profits
    Presented by the enigmatic Bxxxx Hxxxxxx. Bxxxx has been helping Companies turn themselves around for years. He has an MBL Cum Laude as well as various other degree. This seminar is aimed at M.D's, Business Owners of small and medium enterprizes, people tasked with setting strategic direction for their organization irrespective of size or profit orientation or executives where profit performance is below expectation. 4 Major area will be covered. 1) Lifecycles, business growth and there hurdles 2) Strategies and there breaking points 3) How to maximise profit 4) Profit growth without cost growth - 2 Day - R2166 Inc
    The trouble with opportunity is it normally comes dressed up as work.

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    irrespective of size or profit orientation or executives where profit performance is below expectation. 4 Major area will be covered.
    When taken in isolation it sounds like an ad for a well known performance enhancing drug (please note orientation does not matter)
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    Hmmm. Didn't see that one coming.

    It certainly raises a little concern about the presenter's ability to communicate.
    The trouble with opportunity is it normally comes dressed up as work.

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    Tends to happen when you have idiots that cant spell doing your marketing.

    Common people there is a S.P.E.L.L.C.H.E.C.K BUTTON
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    Quote Originally Posted by Snoopy_inc View Post
    Tends to happen when you have idiots that cant spell doing your marketing.

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    Eish!

    (and this post didn't pass the spell check.)
    The trouble with opportunity is it normally comes dressed up as work.

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