Don’t engage in questionable business practices

WARNING! If you receive any sort of message that appears to come from someone you know, or used to know, via a “new social media platform for business” called “empowr”, DELETE IT. Don’t click through to see the person’s profile, don’t click the email to unsubscribe. You’ll find that you have inadvertently created a profile/account for yourself on their website….

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Connecting the Dots, Closing the Loop, Coming Full Circle

Hello to all you lovely, patient people!  It’s been a while, hasn’t it? I apologize for seeming to have abandoned you for so long. My life, especially my business life, took a 90 degree turn around the end of 2012 and beginning of 2013. While I really enjoyed doing both web strategy and web development, and still do for that…

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What Are You Braiding Into Your Life?

A very wise woman once said something to the effect of: “You will have balance in your life. Maybe not every day, maybe not even every year. But over the course of your life, you will have balance.” (Note: I can’t remember who said that. She was a panelist at a luncheon honouring some women of distinction that I attended…

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Piggy Bank On Diet

How to Be a Frugal Business Owner

It’s coming up to tax time here in Canada, and the US. Pulling together year-end reports on revenues and expenses is, for some business owners, the first time all year they take a good hard look at the numbers. Bad, bad business owners! At least having to file my GST return every three months forces me to balance my books!…

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