Part 2: Instagram Marketing Tips to Put Your Business on the Map

Welcome back! Last post we brought you the first three of seven useful Instagram marketing tips that your small business can start using right now to see immediate results. These last four tips should really give you some business super powers and help put you on the map. Learn Instagram for Business Right Now! So, … Continue reading Part 2: Instagram Marketing Tips to Put Your Business on the Map

The science behind trusting our gut.

The Science Behind Trusting Our Gut & Following Intuition

That voice in the back of your mind. Those butterflies in your stomach. The feeling you just can’t shake. Intuition, though we may not always recognize it, makes itself known in a number of ways. Sometimes it comes as a creeping feeling that builds itself up as we go about our day. Other times, it … Continue reading The Science Behind Trusting Our Gut & Following Intuition

Digital Marketing Tactics for Small Business Success in 2018

Owning your own business is hard work. And staying ahead of the latest digital trends and marketing opportunities can leave you feeling like David taking on Goliath. Where do you even begin? Building upon Part I of this topic, we’ve compiled a list of some of the best digital marketing tactics that can help you … Continue reading Digital Marketing Tactics for Small Business Success in 2018

Megan Schlosser Filak talks ambition...

Climbing with Ambition: When Is Too Much of a Good Thing, Bad?

“You’ve got to have ambition!” You’ve heard it before… if you want to succeed in business, you better have enough ambition to push you to the top. Ambition is that driving force that won’t let you quit until you’ve reached your goal. So it can’t be a bad thing…right? Actually, too much ambition or ambition … Continue reading Climbing with Ambition: When Is Too Much of a Good Thing, Bad?

3 FREE Digital Marketing Tactics for Small Businesses in 2018

As technology continues to grow, it becomes an ever-greater part of our lives. And keeping up with new digital marketing trends and opportunities can sometimes feel like a full-time job in itself. As a busy small business owner, you likely already juggle more tasks than you should, which means marketing and self-promotion can sometimes take a hit. … Continue reading 3 FREE Digital Marketing Tactics for Small Businesses in 2018

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The Power of Passion: Can You Learn to Love Work Even if You Hate Your Job?

"If you love what you do, you’ll never work another day in your life." This is one of those expressions a person hears and then thinks I hope one day I can say that to someone and actually mean it. And while the saying itself is not inherently misleading, and is, in fact, full of … Continue reading The Power of Passion: Can You Learn to Love Work Even if You Hate Your Job?

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Dress for Success: The Working Woman’s Professional Wardrobe

It’s a daily struggle for most working women without a uniform, an asset during those precious morning minutes before the race to the office. What to wear to work? In the perfect world, it wouldn’t matter if it was yoga pants or a power suit, as long as you worked hard and were good at your job. … Continue reading Dress for Success: The Working Woman’s Professional Wardrobe

Is It Time for a Change? Six Tips for Small Businesses to Consider

The month of March means different things to different people. For us, it’s a seasonal reminder that change is on the horizon. Cold weather, off-kilter circadian rhythms, and a grumpiness fueled by vitamin-D deficiency will soon be replaced by brave tulip bulbs, warm sunshine, and beckoning muddy puddles. It’s a time that welcomes transformation and … Continue reading Is It Time for a Change? Six Tips for Small Businesses to Consider

Set SMART goals.

If You Want to Achieve Those Company Goals, Engage Your Team

Leaders can't set realistic goals unless they have a comprehensive understanding of the business itself, their target audience, and the staff driving everyday results. Like it or lump it, goal setting is as tied to team dynamics as white on rice. And without the right people in place, goals are merely dreams. Looking to diversify? … Continue reading If You Want to Achieve Those Company Goals, Engage Your Team

New Year Resolutions

An Inaugural “Toast Post” to Kick Off the New Year

I don't believe in New Year resolutions. There, I said it... Not only do we tend to over-promise and under-deliver, but the term resolution always seems to resonate with an eventual expiration date. "This year I'm going to muster the willpower to overcome my chocolate addiction," only to be met with the perfect storm of … Continue reading An Inaugural “Toast Post” to Kick Off the New Year