Archive for: November, 2010

This past week I had the pleasure of spending time with two focused, energetic entrepreneurs. I felt rejuvenated simply because of our brief conversations and know they each have success ahead of them. Both conversations were initiated by the individual entrepreneur – they each called me to see if I had time to discuss their telephone presence – which serves as the inspiration for this week’s blog. In sharing with them some of the nuances and subtleties ...

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This past week I’ve found myself both startled and well … lost for words really, at the aggressive unprofessionalism that is often used by receptionists. And before you think that I’m picking on receptionists – I’m not. I realize that their behaviour is often indicative of the organization as a whole, which is why I’m writing about it here. When I’m puzzling about something, as I have about this phenomenon, my first stop is often the ...

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What is the right etiquette for missing one’s blog submission for three weeks? This is a question that hasn’t been covered in any of the social media workshops I’ve attended so if you know of an existing guideline, please do share! In the meantime … apologies – for lack of a better word. Several things including some travel during Small Business Week and a narrow understanding of certain technologies have prevented me from writing and posting ...

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