Thank you for taking the time to post your question on Ken Silver Online.
I sympathize with the position you are confronted with, and seeking answers on forums is certainly a valuable resource in this regard.
However, this is not the right forum to ask this type of question. This discussion board is dedicated to the creation and marketing of ebooks, information based products and related matters.
If we can be of assistance to you in matters relating to this, we would be only to happy to respond.
Rather than delete your post, I have left it up so that other knowledgeable members of this forum may wish to help you privately by email, since you have included your email address.
If you are looking for a few good forums that can help you in people management or more generalized business issues, you may find the following boards more appropriate;
Anthony Blake Online
Seeds Of Wisdom Forum ... (Honest and friendly advice by some very intelligent and knowledeable folks)
Alternatively you can search 1000's of forums by topic at:
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Using the "Online Community Index" search feature on the home page you can type in keywords related to the subject matter of your interest.
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