I spent my high school years in the small town of Shandon, CA which at the time had a population of less than 500. In Shandon, there was a small grocery store that the locals frequented. Once in a blue moon a traveler would pull off the highway looking for a public restroom. If the fella that ran that grocery store was real lucky the traveler would stop and buy a soda so he could ask to use the restroom.
There’s a grocery store a couple miles from my office. There are more than 65,000 cars a day that drive by that store. There are about 250,000 people that live within 3 miles of that grocery store. Sometimes I miss Shandon, the store is still there, a few weeks ago I was one of those travelers venturing off the highway but I just bought a soda. There’s a rest area on the highway now. So which store do you think has more opportunities? Hands down it is the store next to my office.
Getting more connections is like moving from Shandon to Torrance, you have more opportunities. The great thing with LI is there is an occasional email jam but no traffic jams.
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