• Social Media Etiquette Should Define, Not Defame You


    +-*What are your social media etiquette rules? Do you have them for your community and the media’s you engage with them on? The 2012 Presidential election really opened my eyes, as to how important it is to create rules and content boundaries and how to use settings to control and enforce them. It was during …

    May 5th • Business • Views: 614

  • 5 Ways to Keep Millenial Consumers Happy: Infographic

    +-*By: COS Sales and Deborah Shane I recently was contacted to by COS Sales in London to collaborate on an infographic and article on Millenial consumers. Enjoy the infographic and an exerpt from the article: 1. Make Your Products & Services Useful & Affordable Millennial consumers had to absorb the impact of the 2008 financial …

    April 27th • Business • Views: 583

  • Move Through Change and Dance With It


    +-*The only way to make sense out of change is to plunge into it, move with it, and join the dance. ~Alan Watts I’m going to riff a little today on this quote by British philosopher Alan Watts, which really grabbed me because of how simple, playful and fun its message is. It gave me …

    April 22nd • Business • Views: 523

  • Shapers and Turning Points Are Our Compass


    +-*When I think back to the turning points in my life and business, I clearly remember feeling a queasy fear of the unknown and that things were about to shift as I had known them. We’re never quite ready and there’s never a perfect time for change, but change happens when it’s supposed to. The …

    April 21st • Business • Views: 447

  • Leadership is About Influence Not Control


    +-*I am intrigued by this designation, of being called a “social influencer”? In this age of social marketing and content marketing, being acknowledged as a social influencer is a big deal to me. Some people are seemingly influential, but turn out not to be, or for the wrong reasons. Social Media has given us a …

    April 14th • Business • Views: 588

  • 20 Ways to Kick Start Your Motivation Beginning Today


    +-*Raise your hand if you are motivated all the time? Wish it was so. But not realistic, right? The biggest challenge we face as small business owner’s is staying motivated, interested, on track and engaged, especially when we go through dry patches, interruptions and change. These cycles are a normal part of the human experience. We simply …

    April 8th • Business • Views: 539