I should start with the most apparent part of this “career note”: finding a job is hard as hell. My first one came by chance. Alums from the university took a chance on me because I was a decent speaker and had shown signs of leadership during my tenure. I had like a 2.8 GPA. This was for an IT internship. It worked out - I eventually went on to get promoted a few times, gain certifications, and earn respect within the organization. My time at Altria was perfect.Read More
I made a commitment when first started this small business journey officially I would allow full insight into the good and bad it had to offerRead More
Many of us, as entrepreneurs, start off with big intentions to do big things. Although I love dreaming big and hear a lot about people thinking big, I find that there is power in thinking small when we are getting started as entrepreneurs or solo-preneurs.Read More
Most people confuse elevator pitches with sales pitches, but they're completely different. A sales pitch is a formal presentation. An elevator pitch is a segue that takes place within a casual conversation.Read More
Any good marketer knows to keep an eye on the future to stay ahead of the curve on new trends, emerging marketing channels, and other fresh ideas to deliver brand messages. With 2016 in the rear-view mirror and 2017 flying down the pipeline, now is the time to start examining what the New Year is going to mean for marketing.
Here are six marketing growth strategies to help your small business succeed in 2017.Read More