Vacation Perspective on business

First off I am back!  I took a vacation. First full week off in so many years I can hardly count.  It was hard...

Marketing Math-does it ever add up?

ROI- Return on Investment. Since I started working in advertising and sales , this is a common question.  20 years ago the tried and...

You never get a second chance to make a first impression

I learned this at a very young age and has served me well  in work and life. I learned that you always need to...

Assemble your dream team

Life and business move pretty fast these days, so having the great team is critical.  If you are an owner or manager you have...

Are you buying and selling things on Instagram and Pinterest yet?

You will.     Alison Sawhill‏@alisonsawhill Soon I can shop in my mags! : Lucky Magazine and BeachMint: The collision of content and commerce http://www.retailwire.com/discussion/17744/lucky-magazine-and-beachmint-the-collision-of-content-and-commerce … via @retailwire 10:53 AM...

Tell Your Story

Our ancestors would pass on information through stories.  Critical historical information was passed on for years.  Why is that important? People remember stories.  When...

Have you seen any Political Ads yet?

I am completely kidding about that title.  Unless you have been on a retreat for the past few months or on a media cleanse...

There’s a new kid in town, just when we got used...

Ladies and gentlemen, meet Generation Z.  I guess it was time to get back to the letter system.  This is a generation most people...

Welcome to 2016-what’s your dream? 

  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j3q_1Yvh3lo Over the holidays, work life slows a bit and allows for some relaxation and reflection. I was watching the movie, Pretty Woman and after...

Happy THANKS GIVING

In honor of Thanksgiving, let's talk about those two words.  THANKS and GIVING.  Exactly how are you THANKING your clients and customers on a...