The Bryce Harper Sweepstakes might be reaching a fever pitch, with the report Wednesday from NBC Sports Bay Area s Alex Pavlovic that the San Francisco Giants offered the superstar a 10-year deal. The Bryce Harper Sweepstakes might be reaching a fever pitch, with the report Wednesday from NBC Sports Bay Area s Alex Pavlovic that the San Francisco Giants offered the superstar a 10-year deal. The Giants may be emerging as the new lead horse in Bryce Harper Sweepstakes RSN Most believed Bryce Harper would have a bevy of suitors on the open market. While that might have been the case out of the gate, it appears the field vying for the superstar s services has been … Report Bryce Harper sweepstakes down to four teams. The San Diego Padres are expected to meet with Bryce Harper this week, and they are apparently planning to do more than just kick the tires on … Dodgers take lead in Bryce Harper sweepstakes based on the odds , and Giants aren t done yet. By Andy Schwartz. Of The Morning Call Feb 27, 2019 at 12 25 PM . A habit of hard work. This means that sometimes you have to endure the entrepreneur s nightmare you must fire a customer. In view of optimizing customer service, sometimes that s what it takes. A customer who distracts you, or one who cherry picks your line of products, or one who requires a disproportionate percentage of your company s time and resources, for example, is going to cost you money. Of course it matters how you fire a customer, too, and telling a customer with a valid complaint to get a life obviously falls short of wisdom. You need to set up these searches to reach out or respond to the people who are talking about or to you. For example, if you work for a restaurant chain and someone tweets out a picture of one of your dishes and talks about how much she enjoyed her meal, you want to acknowledge the tweet by thanking the other party and encouraging her to visit again. If someone tweets that a meal was subpar, you want to respond with an apology and perhaps even offer a discount or coupon for another meal to make things right. Before you get started with tweets, research other brands that are having success using Twitter and observe how they re interacting with their communities. You may come away from the experience with some good ideas for interacting with your own communities. See the upcoming Researching Other Brands on Twitter section. Choices of perception serve as the impetus to choices of action. If you believe and perceive a certain idea, you are likely to act in accordance with that belief. The difference between the teen at the gas station and me was this When I witnessed my first Lamborghini as a kid, I thought, Some day, I m gonna own one of those! My choice of perception was strong and further manifested into choices of action that reflected that perception.