Should You Plant Tulips or Zucchini?

Snowy Tulips We’ve had a wonderful end to winter and early spring.  Then it snowed, April 4th.  My early-sprouting tulips were covered with several inches of snow.  Yuck! As we week progressed, we went from snow to rain and finally to sunshine.  You could feel the tulips shaking off the chill and re-positioning themselves to Read more about Should You Plant Tulips or Zucchini?[…]

Business Productivity Tip: Control Email

“Turn off your email; turn off your phone; disconnect from the internet; figure out a way to set limits so you can concentrate when you need to…Technology is a good servant, but a bad master.” ~ Gretchen Rubin The Email Disaster About a month ago, my email crashed. Ugh!  It was crazy trying to delete the Read more about Business Productivity Tip: Control Email[…]

Innovative Small Business Technology| Switching Instagram Accounts | Facebook Live on Pages Manager

Here are some interesting articles we read this week!   Technology can plan a huge part in small business growth. How Innovative Technology is Reshaping Trends for Small Business – Business2Community You can now switch between Instagram accounts!  Yee Haa! Here’s the official word from Instagram. Account Switching on Instagram – Instagram for Business Blog Read more about Innovative Small Business Technology| Switching Instagram Accounts | Facebook Live on Pages Manager[…]

Customer Care – Want More For Your Customer

  Customer Research I’ve been immersed in customer service books lately as research for my new book, In Search of Customers, coming out later this year. Taking care of customers has always been important to me.  When I was at Starbucks, my job was to take care of my clearly defined internal and external customers. Read more about Customer Care – Want More For Your Customer[…]

Agile Marketing | Social Media Checklist | Facebook Audience Optimization

Here are some interesting Marketing articles we read this week!   Today Marketers need to take an interactive approach to engage their audiences, their companies and their cross-functional teams. Agile vs. Traditional Marketers [Infographic] – Marketing Profs We loved this social media checklist!  Not only is it pretty 🙂 but it’s really useful. The 2016 Read more about Agile Marketing | Social Media Checklist | Facebook Audience Optimization[…]