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Interested in learning and networking with your business peers?

Wish you could kick-start your business or career? Effective networking skills are the key to success in today’s marketplace. Our next Business Q&A Lunch & Learn will help you improve and expand your networking skills. Here are some common questions that we will be answering during the presentation, along...

On Networking with Twitter

Let me tell you how I get to do an advance book review for a really cool guy who teaches at the London Business School… Okay, I’m supposed to be on vacation, but I have to admit I’m kind of addicted to surfing the net. My latest learning curve...

Learn Business Skills With Your Peers!

READY SET GROW BUSINESS COACHING GROUP Are you an owner who is eager to grow your business? ● You know there’s more business out there, but you’re not sure how to attract it. ● You attend networking events… but you’re not sure your efforts are getting you where you...

UPCOMING LEARNING EVENTS

Ready Set Grow Goal-Setting Groups Growing your business with others is way more fun! Meet every two weeks on the phone for 6 months. 12 important topics especially geared for the 1 – 5 year old business! Accountability that helps you stay on track to your goals! Two groups:...

The #1 Marketing Mistake

Often when I’m coaching business owners about marketing issues, an interesting question comes up. “Should I…? …You fill in the blank. “Should I…write a blog, send a postcard campaign, join the Chamber, sponsor an event, attend this networking meeting…” etc. etc. My answer is predictable. “That depends…” Because it...

Marketing: Shine Your Light

Many times at workshops I ask the question “what inner beliefs hold you back from marketing success?”. Guess what the top answer is … Is it “I can’t sell”? “I don’t have enough time”? “People won’t like me”? No. It’s…”I shouldn’t intrude”. “I shouldn’t intrude?” You mean, “I shouldn’t...

Mindset for Marketing Success

Successful marketing starts with our thoughts. Don’t let a negative marketing mindset hinder your marketing success. A negative mindset involves harbouring unhelpful ideas about: — our worth, or the worth of our business idea (“we’ll never make a go of this thing”…”we’ll never be able to solve these problems…”)...

Obama’s Marketing Secrets

Now that Hurricane Gustav has blown through, last week’s U.S. Democratic Convention is old news. But some interesting marketing ideas have been left behind on the shore. Regardless of political affiliation, most people would agree that both Barack and Michelle Obama delivered inspirational and highly motivational speeches last week....