Peaches & Business

Posted on Aug 29, 2018 in Business, Deep Thoughts
Peaches & Business

Low-hanging fruit. We’ve all heard the old saying in regards to gaining new customers and pursuing new business. It means to go after the easiest clients to get… the ones that take little effort. But before you do that, let me tell you a little story… The Peach Tree We have a gigantic peach tree […]

Service with a Smile

Posted on Oct 7, 2016 in Business, Deep Thoughts
Service with a Smile

Today is evidently World Smile Day. And lately I’ve been thinking a lot about smiles and how powerful they can be. As Buddy the Elf would say, “I just like to smile. Smiling’s my favorite!” Have you ever walked into a store to purchase something and the person working the counter notices you, but doesn’t greet […]

The Day I (Almost) Got Scammed

Posted on Jan 11, 2016 in Business, Deep Thoughts
The Day I (Almost) Got Scammed

Sometimes, the age old advice of “Don’t talk to strangers” can apply in the business world. I’m not talking about general cold calls or prospecting for your business, but I am going to talk about the day I almost got scammed. Last week I received a project inquiry via a text message. Fairly random, but all seemed […]

Too Busy To Care

Posted on Dec 29, 2015 in Business, Deep Thoughts
Too Busy To Care

These days, when someone asks us “How are you?” the typical answer in most cases is: “I’m busy.” It’s no longer the norm to answer the question as “I’m fine.” or “Doing great!” It’s not about how we are doing, it has become more of what we are doing and how much of it we are […]