Be Brave

Be Brave

My word for the year is BRAVE. My birthday was yesterday and while some of us make resolutions in January, I like to make one on my birthday. Anxiety is my Achilles’ heel. I employ numerous strategies to manage anxiety – meditation, talk therapy, journaling, exercise, acceptance. I often choose anxiety over confrontation, over disappointing […]

Site Ground Web Hosting

I work with numerous hosting services. In my eight years of working with the most popular hosting services you know of, I recommend this one: SiteGround. I’m so impressed with them, I have become an unabashed affiliate. Click the box below to follow the link and learn more about this awesome hosting service for WordPress.

Marketing Is An Every Day Task

Marketing Is An Every Day Task

Marketing is something you have to do every single day. I know of an organization with over 2,000 newsletter subscribers, but the organization hasn’t sent a newsletter in 12 months. And, before you judge them, how are you doing with your marketing activities? Raise your hand if any of the following describe you: You haven’t Tweeted […]

40 Ways to Market Your Business

Ideas to Market Your Products or Services Here is a list of strategies you can use to market your services and/or your products. This is a brain dump, so it’s not in any particular order, it’s not designed for one industry or another, it’s not a list of recommendations; it’s just a big fat list […]

How to Monitor Your Company’s Strengths and Weaknesses

The Importance of Conducting Customer Interviews Regularly   I recently interviewed a client’s customer. I was looking for a quote to put on my client’s website, but I got a lot more than a testimonial. I got a treasure trove of valuable information! In the hustle and bustle of day-to-day activities, it’s easy to overlook […]

How Chipotle Can Do Better With Their Marketing During This Crisis

Oh Chipotle, my favorite Mexican fast-food restaurant, what have you done? In the news, Don’t expect Chipotle Mexican Grill to regain its former golden burrito status any time soon. Recovery could take as long as a decade, and its carefully cultivated “halo” may never return, experts told CNBC. – – Chipotle Subpoened by Federal Grand […]

How to Connect With Your Clients

The Holidays are a Great Time to Connect with Your Clients 4 Ways To Connect During the Holiday Season It’s December and I hope you’re thinking about how to connect with your clients, subscribers and colleagues before the Ball drops on January 1st, 2016. Here are four ways you can acknowledge the holidays, your clients and/or […]

Why You Don’t Blog

YOU DON’T BLOG BECAUSE… How to Change Your Expectations and Feel Re-Energized About Your Blogging Do you want to know why you don’t blog? I think there are many reasons. But in this post, I’m going to focus on one major reason I think we struggle to blog regularly. Does this story sound familiar to […]

Which Files You Need to Save When Your Website is Done

Which Files You Need to Save When Your Website is Done

Make Sure You Save These Files   When Your Website is Live, Ask Your Website Designer for These Important Files   Have you ever needed your logo, but you couldn’t find it on your hard drive? Ever needed to access your website, but realize you don’t have the username and password? Ever wanted to use […]