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Gilt Sells Fiats Via Flash Sale

It’s not the first time that Gilt.com, the upscale flash sale site has offered automobiles for sale online, but noteworthy with such a fashionable brand as Fiat. Gilt-FiatThe sale, which began today at 12pm EST, features a Fiat 500 by Gucci plus a trip to Italy for $27,750 (honest to God, a bargain). Later in the day a Fiat 500 Cabrio and 500 Abarth will go on sale, for a price not listed until sale time.

For more on daily deals, read my December 2011 cover story in SUCCESS magazine about how to make daily deals work for your small business.

Sometimes You Have to Unplug to Find Your Outlet

Note: In a departure from my typical content, this is a Father’s Day blog I wrote for SUCCESS magazine.

I never knew my dad’s outlet until just now.

Driving into work this morning, I felt blank. Void. I didn’t have any words to say outwardly, but I needed to express myself inwardly.

“I need to write,” I thought, making a mental note to post that as my Facebook status. “That’s my outlet, my thing—writing.” Already I was feeling better.

That got me thinking about other people’s escapes. My husband’s outlet is sleeping. When things overwhelm him and he feels stuck, he sleeps. A lot. Then he wakes up, literally and figuratively, and feels better.

My best friend’s outlet is music. Loud, house music of the club persuasion. He’s this big, beefy Englishman and yet he loves a poppy electronic tune to get his day going.

My late father-in-law’s outlet was us. His new wife and child were demanding, but laughing and going out with his sons and me was the escape he needed, although he had hell to pay when he got home.

What about my father? He was a … READ THE COMPLETE POST AT SUCCESS MAGAZINE.

SUCCESS magazine freebie on Friday

SUCCESS magazine April Fools freebiePssst.. FatHeadDog here with the scoop on an April 1st giveaway. Stay tuned to SUCCESS magazine’s Facebook page on Friday morning for a great magazine freebie and exclusive sneak peek at the May 2011 issue. Trust me. These paws don’t lie.

Head over to SUCCESS magazine’s Facebook page and LIKE them so you’ll get the details as soon as it goes live Friday morning!

Order Your Xmas Cards Now… for FREE

I work for a personal development/entrepreneurial magazine Snapfishcalled SUCCESS that offers business inspiration as well as time and stress management tips to help make the most of your day. One tip I picked up from an upcoming article:

Get started on your holiday to-do’s as early as possible. Order your holiday cards early and start buying gifts. You have the same “deadline” every year, so why not get started now?

In that spirit, here’s an offer from Snapfish to get started on your holiday cards–for FREE! Get 20 free 4×8 flat photo cards from Snapfish with the coupon code BABIES. The cards are a $14.99 value; just pay shipping of $5.99. It’s valid on any set of 20 4×8 single-sided flat photo cards with envelopes (find them under Products, Photo Cards). This coupon code can only be used once per account and it expires on Oct. 31.

Here’s another tip: Tell everyone you know how awesome that FatHeadDog is. But I didn’t read that in SUCCESS.