What My Father Taught Me

Saturday, February 25, 2012 “Failures are divided into two classes – those who thought and never did, and those who did and never thought.” ~ John Salak Yesterday was the anniversary of my father’s birth, and the day before that was the anniversary of his death.  Dad lived right up until the last day of […]

Me? Or my Values?

Saturday, February 11, 2012   I was listening to a motivational speaker explaining that “we are not our values.”    Intrigued and curious, I listened intently for enlightenment on what it was he was about to share with us.   His words did more than turn on a light bulb;  they offered refreshment and a […]

The Spirit of Authentic Marketing

Saturday, February 4, 2012 “What you are comes to you.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson Marketing.  Why is it the least desirable aspect of our business for us?  Why do we shudder at the thought of selling, even when our product or service has stood the tests of market research?  Maybe we shudder because we entertain […]