Monthly Archives: January 2015

2015 Kickstart

  George Kao shareda radical new idea in the 2015 Kickstart giveaway event. George shared that ‘old’ model of internet marketing doesn’t work for him anymore. Not that it’s wrong, he just doesn’t feel authentic or creative doing it any more.  (Ever had thoughts like that?!) So he started a kind of radical experiment. For most of the year, George …

Big Ideas to Kickstart Your Year

I admit it, I’m an ideas and strategies geek! I love to learn new ideas and business strategies that I can use and share. That’s why I was excited when my friend and colleague Lauchlan Mackinnon invited me to join him and other leaders to share our best ideas and strategies for 2015. The 2015 Kick Start  is a collection …

Did you catch that new McDonald’s ad?

Did you catch the new McDonald’s commercial that aired during the Golden Globes?  The one showcasing all the McDonald’s signs featuring messages ranging from wishing someone a happy birthday to “Boston Strong” and beyond? (If you’re outside the US you wouldn’t have seen it of course, but you can find it on YouTube with a quick google search.) When I …

Trailblazer’s Growth Guide

I’m sure it’s no surprise to you that I highly recommend having a plan in place for the growth of your business. But the truth is, most ‘plans’ fail to produce the desired results. And that’s why so many of my trailblazing clients resist them. You’ve no doubt created plans that have flopped. They look good on paper, but they …

Why You Need To Take Control of Your Own Career

By Guest Author Linda Cattelan If you had expectations of plugging in thirty years with only ever working in one company, think again. The landscape is changing for career and business minded professionals, and it is becoming more prudent, now more than ever, to take control of your own career. Forbes Magazine coined the term “Careerpreneur” to reflect a growing …