A little change in theme today…
This post is not so much about selling as it is about management — or leadership to be more precise.
The dictionary on my desk defines leadership as: (1) the position or function of a leader; (2) the ability to lead; or (3) an act or instance of leading. I’d like to offer you a more practical definition of leadership in the business world: real leadership in business is the act of pulling your employees forward to a desired level of…Read More
Spending some time today gathering info on the Importance of Small Business to our economy. Most members of Inside919 fall into the smaller "Self Employed" or "Micro Business" categories but this info should still provide some insights.
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Advocacy Small Business Statistics and…
Pat Howlett and Martin Brossman have been touting this mantra for a long time, BUY LOCAL. Just yesterday, at the Final Friday Forum, Pat made…Read More
At the end of July, Catering by Design catered a fun event for Lennar at The Meadows at Ravenstone in Durham, their Lunch N Loot. Lennar Homes has a Welcome Home Center (Isn't that nice - a "welcome home" center!)
As developers their relationships…
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We are on a family vacation in Mexico. Today we went on an excursion called The Mayan Snorkeling Adventure where our tour guides took a group of ten people to three locations to go snorkeling. At the second location, there was a cliff jump and a zip line going into the water of a Mayan sinkhole.
Mackenna’s friend, Devereaux was all about jumping and zipping…
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The Spider (World Wide) Web and its Spiders (www)
Do you know what the www stood…
Have you ever stood at the end of a very high diving board or cliff, looked down into the water and knew that you just had to make the jump?
I’m plugging my nose and going for the biggest cannonball I can muster!
Registration is now officially OPEN for one the biggest, scariest leaps of faith I’ve ever signed up for. During one of my daily morning fear management sessions…Read More
The Problem: Why Doesn't the Site Show Up?
The existing website for my client was older in style and coding, but it had great content, amazing products for the environment. Other than updating its appearance and code, though, the question was why wasn't it showing up on the right search engine pages.
The Solution: One word — "bioremedial"
Are you a budding professional organizer, looking for some guidance to start off on the right side of the storage tub? Are you puzzled by all the different courses available? Maybe you’re wondering what classes to take and what makes a training course right for you?
One of my favorite things about participating in the National Association of Professional Organizers and the…Read More
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I want to flock someone! We would love it if you would support Striving for More in this fun way. You can place a flock of 25 flamingos for $35 or a flamboyance of 50 flamingos for $50. Simply, complete the "event" registration by following…Read More
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I'll let the article stand alone, and am providing a link since a complete reprint is not allowed per copyright notice.
Google is facing fresh protests following its decision last week to stop copying some types of information from other websites (e.g. YELP) for use in its own, rival services.
The reversal is the first indication of Google changing its business practices since the US Federal Trade Commission…
Today, with home owners trying to save money on expenses, the monthly service of their monitored security system sometimes enters this equation. A lot of home owners look at the monthly service as just monitoring of the security system; when in fact the monthly monitoring provides more value than just the security monitoring.
A majority of monitored security…
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