Tag: McDonald’s

Job Search: Cold Call the Millionaire Next Door

By Thomas J. Stanley on Jul 28th, 2011 in Mentor's Corner

Has your job search been unsuccessful?  Perhaps you are using the wrong strategy.  What should you do when the herd of millions of job seekers is all e-mailing its credentials to prospective employers every day?  “Don’t follow the herd.”   Begin to do things differently by using your courage, tenacity and creative intellect. Recently I reconnected with T.C. whom […]

Ideal Gift for the Millionaire Next Door

By Thomas J. Stanley on Oct 14th, 2010 in Studying the Wealthy

It’s not too early to make holiday gift giving plans.  Is there a millionaire next door on your list?  If so, I have a hint for you.  I was reminded of this yesterday when I stopped by my neighborhood McDonald’s for a McCafe coffee.  There were banners hanging all over announcing Monopoly is Back along with […]

Teach Your Children Well- Part II

By Thomas J. Stanley on Sep 16th, 2010 in Millionaire Next Door Stories

In my last blog, I took on the diet police.  I argued that child obesity is more a function of the lack of parents instilling discipline and moderation in their children’s lifestyle than it is fast food companies and their products.  Children benefit from parental guidance in all aspects of their lives.  The following letter is a […]

Teach Your Children Well-Part I

By Thomas J. Stanley on Sep 14th, 2010 in Current Events

The diet police are up in arms again.  In essence they are proposing that the government take action so that our children will be discouraged from patronizing fast food restaurants. Imagine banning Happy Meals?  From this writer’s point of view this is un-American!  I believe that the diet police are made up of malcontents who […]

Honoring Glen W. Bell Jr. and his Clan

By Thomas J. Stanley on Feb 2nd, 2010 in Studying the Wealthy

Glen W. Bell, Jr., the founder of the Taco Bell restaurant chain, recently passed away (see The New York Times).  After taking Taco Bell public, Mr. Bell sold it to Pepsico for $125 million.  At that time, the chain had 868 restaurants.  Today there are more than 5,000 Taco Bell stores operating worldwide.  All toll […]