Earlier this year my family and I moved from Colorado Springs to a rural community in southwest Missouri. My husband arrived in Missouri first to start working. It was then that he spotted a little red and white sign off the side of the road reading, “Sweets and Smiles Bakery”. Knowing I love coffee shops […]
I’ve heard it said over and over again that one of the greatest habits of successful people is that they are constantly learning; exposing themselves to the books, influences, and teachings of others. For several years I have been deliberately carving time out of my days to learn.
One of the first places a new or small business goes to get the word out regarding their venture is Facebook or another social media channel. It’s great that we live in a time when we, as business owners, have access to such an inexpensive and effective way to promote our brand. However, as with […]
I am hard-pressed to find something that motivates me. For over a decade, I was a part of various direct-selling organizations and I always rolled my eyes when a new contest was announced intended to generate motivation for bigger sales. Sure it would be great to go on a trip, but it didn’t motivate me. […]
Conducting business in 2018 is so different than it was just 10 years ago. How could anyone possibly predict that a little website to connect old friends would turn into a monstrosity and literally change the world and set the stage for a completely different way of thinking and doing business? And how do we […]