Gift of the Week – Too Cute Totes

Karen Scott decided to make tote bags one year for Christmas for family and friends. They turned out so cute that people started asking her for them. Fast forward to today and Too Cute Totes is a line of designs created by the founder, Karen. Each design can be created in a wide selection of […]

Memorable Mail: Mail a box of cereal.

How to mail a box of cereal and grab someone’s attention. Can you mail a box of cereal without putting it in a box? In my most recent mail experiment I did just that. As the mail clerk weighed it to determine the postage he declared it, “the most expensive box of cereal.” While the […]

Gift of the Week – Insta-Luck Four-Leaf Clover

I remember sitting in the grass as a young girl, searching through patches of clover to find a lucky 4-leaf clover. I did find a few, but it was long, tedious work. If you want to wish someone good luck, but don’t have the time to sit in a patch of clovers, the Insta-Luck Four-Leaf […]

A Promotional Product that Helps Build Trust with Clients.

  You can build trust with clients by giving them an appropriate promotional product. A client wanted to let his clients know that he was there for them. He is a life insurance agent and works primarily with adults over the age of 50. Some of his clients are 80 or older. He found that […]

Gift of the Week – Black Ink Notepad Stationery

Black Ink Notepad Stationery combines the convenience of a notepad with the quality of personalized stationery.   Even in our digital world, we still need paper. Whether you jot down a note or to-do list or write a note to someone, you use paper. Black Ink Notepad Stationery combines the convenience of a notepad with […]

Book Review: The 5 Languages of Appreciation in the Workplace

The 5 Languages of Appreciation in the Workplace shares how we can make people feel appreciated in the business world.   In his book, The 5 Languages of Appreciation in the Workplace, Gary Chapman applies his work to business. The basic concept is that as individuals we each have a preferred way of receiving appreciation. […]

Reconnect with Acquaintances to Build Your Business

Recently, I was at an event where I had the opportunity to reconnect with many people I had met through the years in different situations. Some I recognized their faces. Others their name rang a bell. One woman said she thought I looked familiar – we are Facebook friends. Connections like these acquaintances are only […]

Gift of the Week – Say It Display It

Say It Display It provides themed kits of inspirational sayings that you can display to motivate and inspire you. Words are powerful. Are you the kind of person that loves affirmations? There are books, wall art, t-shirts, social media posts and more where you can find inspiring quotes. Repeating affirmations and displaying them in your […]

A Welcome Package that Works

Having a great onboarding process means a smooth transition for new clients. It has the potential to make them feel welcome and reassured that they made the right decision. A great welcome package can encourage your new client to refer you to others. Last year we worked with Behave Your Best to help improve their […]

Gift of the Week – Journaling Jane Journals

For Christmas, I received a personalized journal from a colleague that I just love. The company, Journaling Jane, provides spiral-bound 5” x 7” journals with custom words printed on the cover. My journal says, “Deb’s Bucket List,” but the possibilities are endless. On the Journaling Jane site you can find a number of their own […]