It Never Hurts to Ask
Whether you’re trying to get started in your career, considering a new project, or trying to figure out where to take your company—it never hurts to ask.
Reflecting on What You Want to Accomplish
I’m not big on goal setting and long-term planning. But recently I sat at my desk with a notebook and jotted down some quick ideas. The exercise helped reinforce some values.
A Positive Message in a World of Anger and Outrage
Today’s world is just busy and full and loud. Anger and outrage is the method of the moment. But a positive message, one full of hope and encouragement, is such a breath of fresh air.
Businesses Should Build Hope
Businesses and organizations should look beyond themselves and be part of building hope in their own communities.
En Route Podcast: Local News
I recently appeared on the En Route podcast with Dennis Sanders talking about local news and the partisan divide.
The Idea File
I’ve got notebooks half full of quotes, ideas, and notes from various conferences, seminars, and books. But too often those brilliant ideas stay buried in a notebook or a folder amid useless details and noise.
How to Create Social Media Content
Too many businesses and organizations struggle to create social media content. But it’s not rocket science—just share what you love.
Take Time to Celebrate
Life is short. You need to celebrate your wins. Here’s how we celebrated a recent milestone. How does your organization celebrate your accomplishments?
Reevaluate Your Marketing
Here’s a simple way to improve your organization’s communication: Sit down and read your own marketing once a year.
Find Your Voice
The written word has a voice. It captures the personality of your organization and resonates with people. Have you found your voice?