Back It Up

A few nights ago, I was chatting with one of my clients about life and love and how things were coming with her growing brand. We’ve been working on things now for five months, and every step has been deliberate and good (and not always easy). Her core values are clear, her purpose is – well – very mindful....

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Be Unapologetic

Be Unapologetic.  Now, before you give me that strange look and say “hey, wait a second – you just wrote a blog post about the importance of apologizing,” take a moment and read this. (Oh, and by the way, yes – yes, I did just write a post about the importance of apologizing. And you should apologize if you’ve...

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Social Media Suicide

I stare at the screen, my fingers resting like little soldiers on the keyboard, always at the ready to march in a strange drill of obedience to whatever they’re told. But let’s be honest. Some days, like today, these fingers don’t want to move. Yes, today I’m social media cranky. They don’t want to write another thought-provoking status, or tell one...

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Silence the Experts

I’ve been staring at my WordCloud lately. You know, that hodgepodge puzzle of words that peeks into my blog to see what hides in the pages. So many words there make me smile – places and names and things like mercy and kitchen therapy and friendship. It’s no secret that I love words. I think they are beautiful morsels...

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