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Blog, Business / 21.11.2015

A few years ago my kids’ babysitter took off the ten days during Christmas holidays. With no sitter and no school, I was left with one option: bring my computer home and work from the dining room. It’s one of the perks of owning a consulting company, but it’s hard to get a lot of work completed with constant requests to play Barbie and Lego Star Wars. The stress of missing work for so many days overwhelmed me.
Blog, Business, Marketing Ideas, Mississippi Business, Trade Show Ideas, Uncategorized / 09.09.2015

Years ago as a young Chamber of Commerce director, I met with prospective business owners almost every week. Very often I heard “My aunt/mother/brother/uncle/cousin/friend said I should open a thrift store/restaurant/antiques store/boutique.” That was the extent of the research. They needed a location and a ribbon cutting and they were ready to go.