I know that many may not agree with me on this, but I am willing to say it anyway…growing your business to mammoth proportions is not necessary! The idea of businesses so large that all personal contact is lost, all faces become signs, and all personality is sucked completely out of the original concept is … Continue reading Are You Going to Eat That?
We have all heard it said too many times to remember, “there’s nothing to eat in this house”. And more often than not we agree with that exclamation- I know I have. But on a day when I was convinced no decent meal existed within the walls of my kitchen, I decided to take a … Continue reading Something Out of Nothing
I made a coffee cake yesterday that turned out so good I actually thought to myself “Wow, I can really bake!” The odd thing is, I have been baking since I was around 9 years old. I have also baked professionally and as an entrepreneur. But this coffee cake caused a reaction within myself that … Continue reading Tried and True Can Still Surprise
Selling with facts, not tricks
I was 14 years old when I started my first waitress job at a local cafe. I was excited until the Sunday morning church rush started. The door began to open, and people kept piling in. I had no idea where to start or what would happen. I made it through that first Sunday morning … Continue reading Anticipate Great Marketing Content
I am a self-confessed lover of driving. I have loved it for as long as I can remember. I drove a van at 12 years old, and learned to drive a stick-shift at 16 years old on a frozen river. I love driving so much I acquired my commercial license and drove a big rig … Continue reading Follow My Signal
Okay, I know that giving is truly best when it is unconditional with no strings attached. And other than when I give the parking meter coins and expect no parking tickets in return, I give because I love to give. The funny thing is, I cannot tell you how many times I have heard people … Continue reading Giving more than you get actually gets you more than you gave
As a kid, me and my siblings would hog-pile around the pizza box in the morning and eat it at room temp. Nowadays I don’t like it as much as I did then, but admittedly still do it from time to time. Some put it in the microwave…Ewe! And some go as far as to … Continue reading Please Don’t Nuke the Pizza!