Archive of ‘Publishing’ category

As 2015 comes to an end …

Happy? Smiling! Focused? On it! Confused? Nope!

Yipes – tomorrow’s December 1!!!!!

Here we go again – we plunge right from the gratitudes of Thanksgiving (sometimes with its own stressful challenges also known as ‘family’) right into the crush of Christmas. Time to say “Whoa there, Nellie” – let’s take a breath. Yes, this is me, the often pushed-to-be-everything-to-everyone woman. Funny how God – The Universe – […] Read more…

Playing with Time – Part 2 (and the saga continues)

I just backed up and deleted files from my laptop.  I kept getting those annoying messages that my memory was almost full.  Like a need a pop-up to tell me that! I got to thinking: wouldn’t it be great if I could back-up or copy onto an outside jump drive the flying monkeys in my […] Read more…

Could it be that ‘No’ Does Not Mean ‘No!’ (at least in sales)? – Armand Morin

It takes some time to digest what you learn in a three-day seminar. Day Two of The Guerrilla Marketing Summit influenced my thinking in subtle ways. After the Freakin’ Awesome Nancy Matthews of Women’s Prosperity Network (WPN) taught her “The One” concept (and, by the way, I can never hear that talk enough) Armand Morin took the stage. […] Read more…

Balfour Publishing _ Today’s Tip_By the numbers

TODAY’S TIP: By the numbers – telling the story visually Universal, specific, adaptable, recognizable, factual, predictable, legitimate and multilingual. What could be this expansive? A Number. Count on it. Years after your graduation, numbers will tell stories. For almost three quarters of the 20th century, gas prices averaged 30 cents a gallon. Your grandparents could […] Read more…