Reblog: #HealthyWealthyWise Tips

January has the honor of being the most popular month to start or renew an exercise program. But the best time of the year to do this is right now. Why? We’re on the verge of the holiday season. For business owners, this means lots of open houses and tins of cookies from clients. You’ll […]…

The 5 Minute Business Plan

If you’ve ever watched an episode of Shark Tank or witnessed a desperate business owner trying to pitch his product to a potential customer you may have observed something interesting: the guy or gal on the other side of the desk often knows within the first 15 seconds how the meeting’s going to end. It’s…

Reblog: Entrepreneurs that Can’t Sell

Last month I was talking to an entrepreneur that lamented he can’t sell. No matter how hard he tries selling his prototype to prospects, his idea to investors, or his vision to potential employees, it’s just not clicking. After hearing this, I asked a few questions about his strategy and approach. It became clear that […]…

Back to Basics: What Would Madame CJ Walker Do?

Well, through no fault of my own, except for picking the wrong hosting maintenance partner, my website, http://www.Customer1stMarketing.com and email are down.  I am back to using my personal Gmail as my main account to do business.  This goes against every branding bone in my body. Plus, I looked down, with every marketing snobbish bone…