I sometimes go to extremes. Those who know me well will tell you this.
When I was little I would sit in the hot car in July and sweat. Early sauna junkie. In contrast, I was the ‘polar bearing champion’ at summer camp – set a record for holding my breath under icy cold water longer than anyone else. Extremes.
But as I have gotten older I have come to understand the need for balance in life and in business. Different things are toxic for different people at different times. There are few hard and fast rules for this (although I […]
At the start of each New Year, of course it’s important to create focused goals. It’s vital to have dreams, to have hopes and wishes. But this year, instead of creating a new list, setting ourselves up to fail and adding to our pile of regrets, I propose a new way to go about it.
How to Eat an Elephant.
Have you heard the advice that the only way to eat an elephant is one bite at a time? It’s a funny little saying that engenders a clear idea: big things are best-accomplished one step at a time. Although society seems to […]
Leave it to a sassy Aussie to break it down for me! I recently sat down for dinner with my good friend and expert freelance content writer Melinda Barlow for a little chat about our transforming online world. Trust me, it was the opposite of dry and that wasn’t JUST because of the wine. The next day she sent me this kick ass piece about search engine seduction. You’re welcome.
Brace yourself people – things are about to get serious. Google has developed a brain. Not just any old brain either, but an intelligent, ‘I-want-to-be-wined-and-dined’ brain. Google doesn’t want to be romanced […]