Single Sing-on

When I was working at the University years ago, Computer Services sent out a mailing to all University staff to promote the new single sign-on system that they were instituting. I’m sure they ran their postcard mailer text through spell-check, but it had a pretty obvious typo on it. One that wasn’t picked up by […]

Where’s your number?

I went to call an organization today and had to navigate through several pages on their website to find their phone number. It’s a good thing they weren’t a business selling something because I honestly would have given up before navigating that far. But it reminded me of an article I read this morning, one […]

Digital marketing

This is something that I should know tons about, and really don’t. Being totally honest here. Because honesty is super important. So I subscribe to several sites that post really great info that I find helpful. Yesterday I was reading a post on digital marketing. Several of these tips don’t quite fit my business model […]

Thinking in the shower

Like a lot of people, I do a lot of thinking in the shower. I mentally map out my day, think about what I need to do, and I often think about blog topics. Of course by the time I’m done, dressed, and moving on to my day I’ve forgotten or don’t have time for […]


I think most of us are pretty good at sitting down and writing what we think or feel, but get nervous or scared when we have to speak those words in front of a group of people. Public speaking is challenging. I never, EVER, thought I could do it. But then I started teaching, and […]

Following my own advice

I was having a conversation with a friend the other day about the new direction his life had suddenly moved in. After 8 years of pouring his soul into his workplace, he had just become unemployed, and understandably reviewing all of his options. He also owned a small marketing business, that due to the workload […]

How do I hire you to write a post for my blog or website?

It’s a new year, you want to spice up your website or blog with some new and fresh content and you don’t know where to start. That’s where I come in. Writing about yourself, your product, your service or your organization can be really difficult. You know all about you … but how do your […]