National Small Business Week took place from April 30 to May 6 this year. Every year since President John F. Kennedy signed the first Presidential Proclamation in 1963, the President of the United States has issued a proclamation announcing National Small Business Week to recognize the critical contributions of America’s entrepreneurs and small business owners. … Continue reading Celebrating National Small Business Week with the South Columbia County Chamber
5 Creative Ways Local Businesses Provide Enjoyment During the Spring Holidays
With daylight saving time in full effect, longer and brighter days bring life back into nature and happier and healthier people. Need an excuse to spend more time outside? Read on to find out what local artists are offering the community during the spring holidays this year. Mobile Paint Events Following Easter Sunday Service, consider … Continue reading 5 Creative Ways Local Businesses Provide Enjoyment During the Spring Holidays
Social Media Advising with Scappoose Creek Inn
In collaboration with Keep It Local Columbia County, I offered two hours of my time on Wednesday, March 15 to provide social media advice for local businesses. I had the pleasure of meeting Jeri from Scappoose Creek Inn at Cathedral Coffee in Scappoose that day. Jeri and I chatted about Facebook and website updates over … Continue reading Social Media Advising with Scappoose Creek Inn
The Journey Begins
Thanks for joining me! "Your work is going to fill a large part of your life, and the only way to be truly satisfied is to do what you believe is great work. And the only way to do great work is to love what you do." Steve Jobs I spent much of my adult … Continue reading The Journey Begins
We're entering an era where transformation is happening across industries, leading to fewer full-time employees, and more temporary workers and international outsourcing. The middleman is being eliminated, causing more disruption in employment, but also greater efficiencies and more opportunities for unique ideas to generate real wealth. So why self-employment? Because in this new era, workers … Continue reading Why Self-Employment?