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How To Make A Bigger Impact At New York Comic Con

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As one of the biggest pop culture events of the year, New York Comic Con is a magnet for businesses and customers. As much a media-driven marketplace as it is an announcement venue for film and television companies, comic cons have become big money. That trend looks set to continue, and for those businesses that are looking at setting up their first stand, for those hoping to improve on last year’s sales, it’s good to have some ideas for making the most of the limited space that you have available. Handled right, NYCC could very easily become your most profit-generating day of the year, and whether you’re selling comics, clothes, art, or memorabilia, here’s how to maximize your presence.

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Investing In Stuff The Fun Way

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Investing is usually so boring. It is a matter of putting your money into a savings account, or paying off debt, or buying and managing a house, or looking at stocks and shares on a computer screen. It is dull. Sure, it can give you a nice warm and fuzzy feeling when you make a dollar here and there, but it is still dull.

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In Need of a New Hobby? Give These A Whirl

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“So, what are your hobbies?” Such a simple question, but one that fills so many of us with dread. It could be at a job interview, on a date or just meeting someone new. If sitting around in your underwear, binge-watching Netflix and eating pizza all weekend counted as a hobby then we’d all be set, but unfortunately, I don’t think that’s the case! When you were young, you probably took part in a ton of activities you enjoyed. But as you get older and demands from work and family life increase it can be a struggle fitting anything in. However, it’s important to do so. Hobbies aren’t just great for the enjoyment factor, but they can also build skills and even improve your confidence. If you want to add a bit of variety to your life and start up a new hobby, here are a few you could try.

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Demolition Of An Art Form: 5 Pointz

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The building known as 5Pointz (45–46 Davis Street) was an American outdoor art exhibit space in Long Island City in Queens, New York, considered to be the world’s premiere “graffiti mecca”, where aerosol artists from around the globe painted colorful pieces on the walls of a 200,000-square-foot. Writers from Canada, Switzerland, the Netherlands, Japan, Brazil, and all over the United States have painted on the building walls, including Stay High 149, Tracy 168, Cope2, Part, SPE, and TATS CRU.

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