The Wonders of Technology

Jan 09

The Wonders of Technology

Don’t get me wrong- there are certainly days when I long for the “good old days” – when we used film and people didn’t stare at their phones all day.  Technology can certainly be a nuisance.  However, sometimes it comes in pretty darn handy! OFF TO THE ARCTIC This week I was scheduled to speak in Minnesota to the Twin Cities...

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A Year From Now

Mar 29

A Year From Now

The Quote “A year from now, you will wish you had started today.”      –Karen Lamb Think about that for a second. Really let it sink in. The Plan If you are like me, you probably have a ton of plans.  A million things you plan on doing at some point.  The problem we all run into is that they never seem to work their way to the top of the...

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Are Newsletters Dead?

Dec 18

Are Newsletters Dead?

DO YOU NEED IT? It doesn’t matter if you are a photographer or any small business owner, you still need a way to keep in contact with your clients.  When I discuss marketing with other photographers, the studio newsletter always comes up.  With today’s online world, are the days of the newsletter behind us?  Absolutely NOT! WHY NOT? Sure, we have...

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The Business Headshot Makeover

Aug 01

The Business Headshot Makeover

  “You never get a second chance to make a first impression”   We’ve all heard it before- and in the digital age, it is more important than ever.  When potential clients first locate your business, it will likely be done online – via your website, LinkedIn, Facebook page or other site.   Putting your face on the page helps give your...

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Are You A Guru?

Feb 21

Are You A Guru?

This weekend, I was reading a post from a self-proclaimed “blogging guru” and it got me thinking…. what does it take to be a guru? Authority or Guru The first thing to clarify is the difference between an “authority” and a “guru.”  Basically, if you can tell someone more than they care to hear about a topic, you are...

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Are You Running AWAY From Business

Feb 08

Are You Running AWAY From Business

The Story A while back, I was at a school auction and won a certificate for four music lessons at an area music school.  One of my boys has been wanting to take some music lessons, so it seemed like a good match.  Then I called them… The Concept When most businesses donate something to a school auction, they aren’t generally doing it to help the...

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