Something’s Gotta Give

I attended a great talk on social networking a few weeks back given by Peter Shankman. The big question on the minds of most in the audience was, “When am I supposed to do this?” Everyone’s days are already filled to the brim. How do you make time for something when...

I’m Not Talking About It

I have no opinion on outside issues–that I care to discuss in my blog. Yes,  I’ve chosen sides in the election and have strong feelings about the financial crisis, but I’m going to spare you the details. In fact, I rarely get into conversations about...

What’s Your Word?

It was driven home again to me this week that customers niche our businesses in their minds with a single word or phrase. And we can help control what that word is. Witness the magnificent catalog I just received from Mitchells–a high end retail store where I...

Another Great Business Owner

I was on the lookout for private yoga classes after my return from Golden Door. Like most of you, I went right to Google and entered YOGA and Norwalk to find lessons nearby. Right near the top of the list was Yogi Brian so I visited his site. Was I impressed! Here are...

Is This You?

I hear this a lot in different versions: “I’m good at what I do, but I don’t feel good about what I do.” The bottom line here, I believe, is that the people saying these words are paid a lot of money to do something they’re not particularly...