Category Archives: Business & Strategy

General posts about business, marketing and overall strategy

Who’s Getting to Know You?

Who’s Getting to Know You? Big Brother? Crazy Cousin? Or Someone else? Getting to know you, Getting to know all about you. Getting to like you, Getting to hope you like me. We are social beings by nature. We interact … Continue reading

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Integrity

Integrity matters. These are frustrating times, but to be honest, they all have been. Call me naive, tell me I have trust issues, overly high expectations. Tell me I’m too sensitive. Go ahead, I have. I’ve used those words to explain the ways … Continue reading

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Our Language Defines Us … or does it?

How many times have you heard it said that our language defines us. First it was anthropology courses, as the idea of communication emerged. If you were like me, you wondered why you never heard it in English and writing … Continue reading

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Would You Rather Be Right or Happy?

Why do people ask this? Why do I get so confused when they do? It makes no sense to me. When I hear it it throws me. It’s the same as asking would you rather be a in a zoo … Continue reading

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Your Boss is Watching You on Linkedin

This is published as a service tip, reposted from Charter Marketing. Click the link below to read the full blog and get tips on how to lock down your job hunt. Your Boss is Watching You on Linkedin.

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What’s Going On Here?

It has been brought to my attention that many of my blogs lately are business related and probably should be on a different blog. Well, they are. They are on my new blog for my new freelance/consulting venture: Charter Marketing. … Continue reading

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Companies Whine over Unfillable Positions

Get out your tissues for the poor companies who can’t fill positions. Bloomberg.com (shocking?) posted an article in “defense” of companies not hiring, by claiming workers lack the skills they’re seeking for the positions. Nice try.

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You’ve Got Data

You heard the rally call to collect information about your customers. Through loyalty programs, purchase patterns, inventory and marketing efforts you have managed to gain volumes of data about your customers. Now what? What do you do with your data? … Continue reading

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