Don’t Turn Ant Hills into Mole Hills – 3 Simple Steps to Help Manage Conflict

We all experience conflict. Whether it is in a relationship, at work, or with yourself personally. Conflict is something none of us can escape. It’s another factor of life, of being an adult, and just the way of the world. Disagreements will happen, misunderstandings are exchanged, and miscommunication can take place no matter how thorough… Read More

Leveraging the Power of Personality in Business: Part Three

Welcome to part three of Leveraging the Power of Personality in Business. If you’re not familiar with the DISC assessment, or need a recap, check out the first part of my series to refresh your memory. Part 3 of this series will be especially helpful to sales professionals, but will still create a huge advantage… Read More

Listening or Hearing

Many people would describe listening and hearing as synonymous. Merriam Webster defines hearing as “the process, function or power of perceiving sound.” They also define listening as “the ability to hear something with thoughtful attention.” Out of these two definitions, there is a winner when it comes to a business setting.  Listening is the better… Read More

Leveraging the Power of Personality in Business: Part 2

In my previous blog, I discussed the basic principles of the DISC personality assessment. Implementing knowledge regarding the DISC personality assessment in everyday communication can help you learn a lot about an individual through their communication styles. Email is typically a challenging communication platform since we cannot see or hear the other person and the… Read More

3 Facebook Marketing Strategies to Boost Your Online Presence

At the beginning of this year, Zuckerberg introduced a major shift to Facebook’s algorithm. In the past, Facebook’s algorithm favored relevant content so that users could find helpful articles. Today, the algorithm favors relevant content that is engaging and interactive so that Facebook users can create more meaningful social interactions. What does this mean for… Read More

Communicate Corporate Social Responsibility Values to Enhance Business

As a business owner or consultant it’s important to have a positive and favorable reputation inside the office and in the community. Taking a lead in corporate responsibility and communicating those efforts can enhance your business presence and show your contributions are making a difference. Companies vary in size; however those rated as the most… Read More