Be My Valentine: Are You in Love With Your Business?

How do I love thee? Let me count the ways... Valentine's Day isn't just for lovers. It's a fine time to celebrate YOU and to celebrate your business. If you're an entrepreneur, are you still in love with your business? Or, have you fallen out of love just a bit? ...more
Yes, I am in love with my business. It is a constant challenge, I think that is the main love. ...more

Why you should be using Pinterest for your business

The other day while on Pinterest--the image-based site that has added another amazing tool to the social media toolbox--I found myself humming Madonna’s Material Girl: “‘Cause we are living in a material world/You know that we are living in a material world/And I am a material girl.”...more

Top 5 myths about creativity

Companies are always trying to generate it, and we all want more of it. The word “create” is derived from Latin meaning “to make, bring forth, produce, arise and grow.” The number of books written on the subject would make your head spin, and yet it seems we are far from exhausting the topic.Photo credit:

10 tips for writing memorable copy

My clients sometimes assume that writing comes easily to me. They think that because I spend a lot of my time writing–whether it’s for a communications plan or copy for a new product or website–that words just magically appear on the virtual page like a flock of geese on a still pond. Well, it’s just not true. Even seasoned writers spend hours coming up with the right headline, the perfect slogan. Writing is hard work, yet I’ve found a few simple ways to improve my writing (and the writing of others) instantly without fussing too much. So, here’s the skinny on writing like you mean it....more

What's Your Purpose?

I'm very a perfectionist when it comes to the quality of the posts I provide. I'm sorry if you guys are looking for something inspiring to come out, but I just haven't had anything to bring to the table. Until now ...more

You're invited! "AWAKENING THE LEADER" Global, Systemic & Sustainability Workshop

You're invited!"AWAKENING THE LEADER" Global, Systemic & Sustainability WorkshopJanuary 21st, 2013San Diego, CA...more

Managing The Stresses Of Making Business Decisions

By: Stan Popovich It can be stressful when you have to make important decisions regarding your business and career. We all want to make the right decisions and this can create a lot of anxiety. As a result, here are some suggestions on how to manage the stresses of making the right decisions.First, get all of the facts and necessary information to make the right decision. Find out the necessary facts of the situation and study all relevant information....more

How To Manage The Stresses of Working In Business

By Stan Popovich Stress and anxiety are very common when you work in business. As a result, here is a list of techniques that a business person can use to help manage their daily stresses and anxieties. Sometimes, we get stressed when everything happens all at once. When this happens, a person should take a deep breath and try to find something to do for a few minutes to get their mind off of the problem....more

Future Focused: There has got to be more to life than this!

I have been laid off 3 times in the last 10 years.  Unfortutely it has been through no fault of my own.  I wish that it had been.Then atleast I could fix what's wrong with me and move on.  The companies I have decided to work for have been sinking ships.  I learned that no matter how many promotions you get and no matter how wonderful your evalutations are they don't keep you from drowning if the ship is sinking.This taught me a valuable lesson.  Get a life vest!...more

How to Sign Off on an E-mail

How to Sign Off On an E-mail...more