Myths Regarding Social Media for Business There are numerous Social Media platforms available to businesses presently, and new ones being developed right now. These are all new opportunities to be accessible to and effectively communicate with your market. With every new social media platform, you may feel like your business has to immediately jump on it and get cracking or you will miss out. The … Continue reading Myth #001: Every Social Media Platform is Necessary and Valuable for Every Business
The ground doesn’t always feel level. There’re times you take a step and there’s a mountain, and there’re other times when it’s a valley. Recognise that these are experiences and are therefore not permanent. During these experiences, when the ground isn’t level and you feel like throwing in the towel, remember why you’re doing this. Remind yourself why you chose to be on that path, remind … Continue reading Uneven Terrain
It’s a beautiful dress. Of this, there is no debate. Its beauty and style has never been in question. You bought it a few years ago and wore it to that wedding; then afterward, you wore it to a few other events. You looked resplendent in it. You loved the way it felt against your skin, the way it fit you just right, the way … Continue reading Tall, Regal, Resplendent
When I look at a group photograph that I know I am in, the first person that I look for is myself. In the same way, when I read an article or a book, I want to know how it relates to me. When writing web articles as a business owner, there is a huge temptation to write for yourself and to write in your … Continue reading Your Audience is Self-Centred. There, I said it.
2016 lies ahead; to be taken, to be lived, to be dominion’ed. I feel like a lot of us go into new experiences with the idea that they need to stealthily check the corners to see whether there are harmful things ready to jump them and bite them in the bottom. New experiences in general but mostly, the New Year. May you go into this … Continue reading Dominion in 2016
Right out of high school, I got a job at a place whose motto was ‘Get it Right the First Time’. We were making fishing flies, so it was important to get it right the first time so that we could make a lot of them and ship them out within the expected timelines. I think it’s a good thing to strive to be good … Continue reading Getting it right the first time – The Myth
His name is Babs. When he told me that his name is Babs, I really wanted to make a smart-arse comment about it sounding like a girl’s name, short for Barbara, perhaps. Anyway, his name is Babs and he compensates for his name by being tall and big-boned, which is why I didn’t infer that his name sounds like that of a lady. My momma … Continue reading Stable and Unshakeable in the Rock