Curtains for Marcia Yudkin's
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When Is It Time...?
long while back, I finally
decided to stop presenting
one-night publishing seminars at
the Boston Center for Adult
Education. For more than a dozen
years, these had brought in tens
of thousands of dollars' worth
of interesting clients.
I had found myself irritated at
fighting traffic and having to
wangle a downtown parking space.
I also felt I'd taught the same
material so many times I was no
longer giving it my best shot.
Moreover, when I was being
honest with myself I admitted
that I should really have ended
that gig two years before I did.
Someone else might have a
pattern of winding things down
before they'd run their full
course. My tendency, I've
learned, is to hang up my hat
later than I should.
And now I've concluded that
after 24 years, the Marketing
Minute has had its run. I'm not
annoyed about anything this
time. I'm turning my attention
to two book projects and a new
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