I went to a fabulous retreat over the weekend with 22 other business women. The ‘Journey to Success Retreat’ was hosted by Company of Women, a truly unique and caring organization for women entrepreneurs and The Clarity Group, an inspirational powerhouse of health and wellness. We could not have had
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In February, my Grandma died after a long and valiant internal battle with Alzheimer’s Disease. She was my best friend, my adventure buddy and my safe place while growing up. We would chat happily for hours while playing cards, watching the Blue Jays, and going for walks during the weeks
Are you interested in a long term relationship? Have you made a commitment to give first and receive later? Are you showing some love? Before you click away because I am getting a little personal please allow me to clarify. I am referring to your relationship with your customers or donors.
It can be really difficult to tell or write a story about ourselves. We are constantly aware of the other person or the potential reader and wonder what they will think about us. We worry that we are bragging too much or that we aren’t bragging enough. We wonder what others
Most businesses play ‘Follow the Leader’ when it comes to decision making about messaging. Except when it comes to website content. Instead, too many businesses and non profits play ‘Follow the Intern’ or ‘Follow the Co-op Student’. Many Leaders think ‘Oh, he’s young and he knows about that stuff’ and
Your organization has been around for 50 years? So What? You have a fun and vibrant workplace? So What? You’ve won awards for your innovative products? So What? I am not trying to be rude here but your potential customers don’t care about these things. Yet. The thing they most