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Spelling and Grammar Only Matter When You Are Trying to Communicate!

Dear Kerry, Burning Social Media Question: Has correct spelling and grammar become an old-fashioned notion when it comes to social media and email? I'm sure it's my issue, but it really turns me off. It even means the difference between hiring/not…

How Will They Find Me?

One of the most common questions I get is, "When I get on Facebook/Twitter/etc., how will people find me?" My two word answer is, "Tell them". It seems simple but you wouldn't expect your clients to intuit your phone number, would you? You…

Clear Communication

I'm a glass half full kind of person. There are many complaints and reports that we don't communicate the way we used to, that we lack adequate "face-time". What I'm finding is that we are reaching out to each other and communicating in ever…
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SBA Napa Sonoma Small Business Development Center

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If you aren't familiar with the Napa Sonoma Small Business Development Center, please check out their website. Your tax dollars to towards the Small Business Administration (SBA) and they divide up the money by state and territory. The portion…

Inventive Sonoma County

I notice a new “thing” everyday. You know when you’ve just seen a documentary about, I don’t know, peanuts for example. Then for the next couple days you see peanuts and their brethren everywhere. Mr. Peanut, peanut butter, peanut M&Ms,…
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Live Your Passion

I am an optimist. Where others have fears about jobs, family, the economic climate, I see a tremendous opportunity for growth and change. Your parents told you to become a doctor/lawyer/marketing executive/banker. How’d that turn out for you?…
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Change is the Only Constant

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Even though our current business and economic environment is scary and unpredictable, something really exciting is happening. I speak to people every day about their desires for their lives, work, families and material possessions. As a whole,…