Re-Imagine What Your Business Can Be

Many small business owners are wondering what the future holds right now. Their doors are closed, they’re working online, or maybe not working at all. Even when businesses are allowed to open again, the marketplace is going to look mighty different. It’s a scary time to be a small business owner. Yet in the midstContinue reading “Re-Imagine What Your Business Can Be”

Musings on the One Month Mark

Well, we’ve made it through one full month of Quarantine 2020. March 13th was the Friday that my kids were told to gather their books and prepare to study from home. And while I’ve done my marketing consulting from my home office for over a decade, for many others that was the date we suddenlyContinue reading “Musings on the One Month Mark”

8 Things Small Businesses Can Do NOW to Survive Both the Quarantine and the Recession

The world is a pretty scary place right now. Even those who are are lucky enough to stay healthy through this global health crisis may be feeling anxious and worried about how they are going to pay their bills. Small businesses are traditionally hit hardest during a recession, as they often depend on outside financingContinue reading “8 Things Small Businesses Can Do NOW to Survive Both the Quarantine and the Recession”

Our New Addiction To Distraction

Have you noticed lately that you’re unable to pull yourself away from a constant stream of news watching and social media scrolling? You try to work, but find yourself distracted by the barrage of posts, news segments, and articles about the coronavirus. It’s well after midnight but your legs won’t move and your mind keepsContinue reading “Our New Addiction To Distraction”

5 Tips for Surviving and Thriving in Your New Home Office

As Americans adjust to suddenly working from home, many of us for the first time, there’s more than clearing a space on the kitchen table and connecting our laptops that we need to consider. A few tips from a veteran telecommuter: 1. Set expectations. Everyone in the household needs a space to work or study.Continue reading “5 Tips for Surviving and Thriving in Your New Home Office”