Advertising is a huge part of promoting your business. You buy ad space, you place the ad, and now what? Now may be a good time to put some thought into the context in which your ad is placed. Many businesses just pay for placement, but they do not consider exactly where they are being … Continue reading It Is Time To Care Where You Advertise!
The business world is, well, quite male dominated. The perception of a top executive is still that of 'the man' sitting behind a large desk, ruling the world. (Look at the In Living Color era skits and you will know what I mean.) So, how do we change that perception? First, it starts by offering … Continue reading Not Enough Women In Top Positions In Business!
Whether you saw them mentioned on social media or in the news, bulletproof backpacks are selling faster than anticipated. The truth is, mass shootings are in the news everywhere. The Walmart shootings may be most recent, but school shootings are also much too common. Parents want to protect their children. Businesses are stepping up to … Continue reading The Back-To-School Trend Most Did Not See Coming: Bulletproof Backpacks
This is my business weblog, so I have not mentioned my weight loss journey (aka The Neverending Journey on Facebook). However, today I have done something so few have/can do. I broke the 100lb weight loss milestone. I just want to take a moment to scream from the rooftops, "I did it!" No matter what … Continue reading Weight Loss: The Business, The Success
The person preparing to call you for an interview is hoping to see the best you possible... in your resume. As a matter if fact, most people spend less than one minute evaluating the person you portray yourself as on paper! What does your resume say about you right now? As a matter of fact, … Continue reading Put Your Best Foot Forward With Your Resume In Hand
There are varying viewpoints when it comes to direct sales/multi-level marketing (MLM). Some feel it is the opportunity they dreamed about. Some feel it is a financial trap. Ultimately it is your decision. However, some believe the money spent is not worth the income that shows on their 1099. I beg to differ, of course. … Continue reading Are Direct Sales Strategies A Trap For Homemakers?
How have you talked to your superiors in the past (or present)? Mull over those words for a moment. If you ever said no problem to your boss, it may indeed be a problem. When you ask someone to perform a task and they respond with, "No problem," how do you feel? The fact of … Continue reading No Problem May Really Be A Problem!