Networking Fumble. Party Pitch Planned.

Sometimes I go to the Bend Chamber of Commerce events. I was reluctant at first, expecting a stiffly formal, hyper-networky experience. While networking is clearly the goal, and no one is ashamed to admit it, I’ve found them to be an overall nice experience....

Keeping Your Word is a Big Deal

I have a new client who is right in the midst of a huge level leap in her business. She needs a ton of help with a zillion things. Since I happen to know people who do three of those things she needs help on, I told her I’d send along referrals. I have worked...

The Little Things

When I hung up the phone after leaving a message on someone’s voice mail today, my husband (who I didn’t know was listening) said to me, “You want to know something I really like that you do?” Intrigued, and more than a little bit excited by...

Branding Clarity, in general

Quick – what is your brilliance? What makes you irresistable and memorable to people? Are you funny and earthy? Are you intense and artistic? Are you loving and adventurous? Are you terse and distant? And your business? How is your business experienced by...