“Money Never Sleeps”, until…!!! 2

I have always thought ‘Wall Street’ was one of the all-time great movies, not only for enjoyment but as a business movie. There are some great principles to be learned (and also several to be avoided; i.e., Greed is actually not good), but one of the lines I thought is great was “Wake up Buddy boy, Money Never Sleeps”.

My wife runs an event business on our farm, and this year she has initiated a Country Christmas Event starting the day after Thanksgiving.  At 6’6” and a deep voice, I was the clear favorite to be ‘Santa’ for these days.  This would mean taking a few Friday afternoons from my ‘day job’ in the chemical business  at TRInternational, Inc where I am enjoying my new role as full time trader and salesperson (see my blog posted earlier).  November 29 was to be my first day, and suffice to say I had a lot of business stuff on my mind. More…