5 Ways to Ensure Your Business Grows Through Marketing Innovation

Looking to take your business to the next level? As the person responsible for the marketing of your organization, you must have visions for change and progress. And while, “all change is not progress, all progress requires change.” For without progress, there is stagnation. Think Blockbuster, Kmart, Blackberry, Twinkies, and any other business or brand Read more about 5 Ways to Ensure Your Business Grows Through Marketing Innovation[…]

The Caring and Effort Part

Face it, you want to win in business. You want to out-think your competition and show them up. But, instead of trying to out-think the competition it’s worth trying to out-care them. Everyone is working hard on the thinking part, but few of your competitors worry about the caring part. Caring is about showing up. Caring can be carried out through Read more about The Caring and Effort Part[…]

What You Should Know About Success and Growing Your Business

Whenever someone who is successful speaks about their success and growing their business, they’re some in the crowd who seem to get it. But they don’t. Not really. They falsely believe that it’s because of one thing or one move. They think that it must be because of their Twitter profile, or Facebook Fan page, or Read more about What You Should Know About Success and Growing Your Business[…]

Are You Sitting on Top of the Greatest Opportunities the World Has Ever Given Us?

You now have websites for nearly every need or want. eLance, 99Designs, contemporaryva,  craigslist and ubid will bring pretty much any product or service to your front door step. But what if you want someone to run down to the store on a windy and snowy night to pick up dog food? That exact situation is what prompted Leah Busque to start TaskRabbit.com. Read more about Are You Sitting on Top of the Greatest Opportunities the World Has Ever Given Us?[…]

Your Company’s Worst Enemy is Happy Customers

Of course, sometimes you are your own worst enemy, but I have seen something that is your company’s worst enemy. It’s the mindset of we have happy customers. We want to keep them happy. People who are happy are your company’s worst enemy. I recently witness the destruction of a company, they fell behind in technology and in the marketplace so Read more about Your Company’s Worst Enemy is Happy Customers[…]

If Your Goal is Growth

If your goal is growth, marketing is all that matters—and marketing is everything you do or say that your ideal target customers and current customers see and hear from you. If marketing is about communicating to customers that you’ve solved their problem, then the first step to growth is to solve their problem. In this Read more about If Your Goal is Growth[…]

There are 2 reasons to go to school

There are 2 reasons to go to school: First, to get a piece of paper so someone will give you a job. Second, for the personal development that takes place. More on this in a future post… If you go for the first reason only, you will probably be disappointed. The second can never be taken Read more about There are 2 reasons to go to school[…]