January Goal Setting and Connecting Challenge

January – The month of New Beginnings! I love the process of looking back, reflecting, taking a moment to appreciate and acknowledge accomplishments of 2016, then looking forward! I am a goal setter for sure. If you’re wired like me and don’t usually celebrate or reflect, this is an important…

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How to use Humor to Change Behaviors and Attitudes!

Can you train your customers? You bet you can! You train your employees, kids, pets, (maybe even your spouse). Yes, you can train your customers. You can set up an experience that will give customers an expectation about your business before they even open your doors. Below are two excellent…

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How Changing One Thing Revolutionized My Hiring Practice

Honest moment. Hiring and training, dealing with people’s “issues”, was one of the most frustrating parts of owning my own business. My expectation is that everyone’s reliable, comes to work on time with the right attitude, is a team player, leaves the drama at home, does their research about the…

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Contagious – Recommended Read

I GEEKED out on this book! I’ve been, for years, fascinated with the ponderings of ‘what makes people move’, ‘why do some things catch on’, ‘why does/does not this catch on’,’ how can I get X to catch on’, etc. etc. This book lays it all out. It’s the perfect…

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