While we all have our heads stuck in some ‘hand-held device,’ the world is swirling around us with SO much to know to and see that we all miss because our world is limited to what we can suss-out on FB or some social networking site. If you can’t fit it into 144 characters, we…
I am sure that no one could have predicted what the advent of technology would do to our world. The kind of changes it would bring were then the stuff of science fiction, and no human imagination could have conjured-up the complete reinventing of the world it would bring. Economic, social, cultural, political…you name it…and…
We are excited to be back with you again this month, and to share news with you from around the globe! But before we set sail on our adventure, we wanted to share some local news with you right here at home from C-Note Enterprises! Firstly, our new illustrated book ‘Box Loader: The Adventures of…
As humans, we’ve become increasingly reliant on our smartphones to keep in touch with friends, watch television shows and movies, and get work done. With the large variety of applications available for both iPhone and Android mobile devices, you may feel overwhelmed searching for new applications to download. Luckily, the app aficionados at C-Note Enterprises…
The holidays have become so COMMERCIAL, don’t you think?  So let’s apply a little original thinking and see if we can figure out some creative ways to express our love, devotion, and appreciation to the special people in our lives…shall we? Do you remember a time when holiday gifts MEANT something special?  It may have…
In the workplace, communication is key. Whether employees are communicating over the telephone, email, or face-to-face, there are a variety of ways to keep the conversation going. Over the last several years we’ve seen an increase in productivity applications for iPhones and Androids, and it should come as no surprise. As modern technology continues to…
We all have a little Bear Grylls in us, right? That irresistible urge to cast-off the shackles of ‘city life’ and test our mettle in nature sans computers and phones and all our ‘toys.’  There is a certain longing in all of us to return to simpler times, simpler ways.  There is a part of…
This newsletter is about change. So if you are reading it, it must mean you are open to change! Congratulations and welcome to the team of ACTIVE changemakers! C-Note Enterprises has carved-out their little corner of this fight by creating BL-BOX LOADER, which encourages every day people to respond responsibly every day. But there is…
Why not make business BETTERNESS? As a human community, let’s do GOOD work while we work and together begin to repair what we have damaged and rebuild what we have broken. Carlton Franklin and C-Note Enterprises is part of a new generation of business leaders…with the focus on LEADER. He has a 21st Century philosophy…
There is no place exactly like the United States of America…long known as ‘the land of opportunity’ for generations of Americans seeking a better life. But we all know that it is not the big labels but the small victories that really make America great. Carlton Franklin’s story is the story upon which the ideas…
If you own an iPhone or Android smartphone, there’s a good chance you’ve already downloaded a handful of applications. Over the past few years, we’ve seen several mobile apps emerge that promise productivity functions to help simplify your daily life. With the millions of mobile apps available on the market today, it can be hard…
Gaming applications are a great way to keep kids occupied. With the millions of gaming apps available for Android and iOS mobile phones, it can be difficult trying to monitor which games are appropriate for your children. Some gaming applications may be too violent or complicated for young children, so it’s important to do your…