Therapy comes in many forms. I know a radio personality who refers to her time off as ‘mental health days.’ Personally, I see the sauna, a great massage, shopping or a long walk as major reliefs. Other times, I may end up on some friend’s sofa. Where ever the help comes from the goal is to feel better and move forward. [Read more…]
The truth is everything I know about website marketing is through trial and error and the kind of time-consuming mistakes that had me shaking my head and crying over my three year long failure at blogging my way out of a job and into a writing career. I have the career now — and I’m expanding it daily — but I’m sure I took the long way around.
Quick Lessons From Trial & Error
Please don’t hurt’em with an ugly business headshots when you’re really quite beautiful. No more dark images where we can barely make out your face. No more shots with your ex or current love ripped out the other side or folded over — you know what I’m talking about. No more strange facial expressions — unless it fits the story you’re telling. [Read more…]
From Harry the Hawk working it out on the dance floor before a wine tasting. To the word-covered, white sofas on the lawn reminding you of delicious dishes like Tabbouleh, Falafels and Ratatouille. The diverse sea of people that show up each year for Taste of Atlanta always have plenty to see, do and eat.
After all, we came for the food.
And whether you’re a foodie or just a hungry sister who neglected to eat breakfast (that’s me), there’s a mouthful at this event. Making it an ideal opportunity for local restaurants to market their business — if they do it right. [Read more…]
As a creative person in business it’s easy to lose yourself in the work —especially if you enjoy doing it. For me that’s writing.
I can slip into a sense of timelessness while working on something that I’m passionate about. But what about the rest of it: the money management, the team management, and particularly the marketing.
Unfortunately (or fortunately, depending on how you look at it), our products, and that includes books and services, won’t sell themselves. And in order for you to sell them effectively, you have to [Read more…]