Shelby Thomas

Tips for Cultivating Creativity to Master Your Work

By Shelby Thomas / December 20, 2018 / Comments Off on Tips for Cultivating Creativity to Master Your Work

If you have a real passion for what your work – an omnipresent desire to improve and master your area, then you most likely have encountered the frustration that comes when progress seems to slow down. Maybe you have been focusing on a specific area and searching for a solution that seems fleeting. Or perhaps […]

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Overcoming 5 Graphic Design Mistakes for the Non-Designer

By Shelby Thomas / November 15, 2018 / Comments Off on Overcoming 5 Graphic Design Mistakes for the Non-Designer

When I first started my career out of college, I was a full-time graphic designer for a chemical corporation. I was often handed presentations or documents that were thrown together at the last minute and asked to make them “look nice”. My bosses that gave me the assignments did not come from a design background, […]

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Boo! Don’t be Frightened by Digital Marketing…

By Shelby Thomas / October 18, 2018 / Comments Off on Boo! Don’t be Frightened by Digital Marketing…

“Hello, could your site handle more traffic?” … “I’ve been impressed with your site, how would you like to receive 2,000 clicks per month with this limited time offer?!” … “Are you interested in increasing your domain authority and page rank over your competitors?” Sound familiar? We get it – you’ve most likely been bombarded […]

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The Show Must Go On: 3 Tips for Overcoming Doubt

By Shelby Thomas / September 20, 2018 / Comments Off on The Show Must Go On: 3 Tips for Overcoming Doubt

“But let him ask in faith, with no doubting, for the one who doubts is like a wave of the sea that is driven and tossed by the wind.” – James 1:6 Have you ever felt like the wave James describes above? When we let doubt creep in our business or personal lives because of […]

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How to Effectively Target Your Target Audience through Digital Advertising

By Shelby Thomas / August 2, 2018 / Comments Off on How to Effectively Target Your Target Audience through Digital Advertising

In our last blog, Jim emphasized the importance of identifying your brand in the beginning stages of your business. If you think your business is too small to work on branding, I encourage you to read his blog here: https://crossroadcoach.com/branding/ As a brief review, what does your brand include? Your Target Market Your Value You Provide […]

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Our Recent Portfolio of Websites

By Shelby Thomas / June 21, 2018 / Comments Off on Our Recent Portfolio of Websites

A Strong Foundation Our method for marketing at Crossroads has always begun with a firm understanding of our clients’ businesses. We start our business coaching by identifying and building a client’s vision, mission, and team. When businesses promote messages based on their foundation, our marketing strategies have a greater impact on consumers. One of the […]

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Willpower – Picking Up Where You Left Off

By Shelby Thomas / May 3, 2018 / Comments Off on Willpower – Picking Up Where You Left Off

“Do the thing and you will have the power”, wrote Ralph Waldo Emerson. Nothing rang truer as I stepped out into the sunlight this morning from the gym for the first time in almost a year. I think we often forget that our willpower is our own. Meaning, we have full control, at all times. At […]

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Simplicity & William George Jordan – Empower Yourself with Less

By Shelby Thomas / March 8, 2018 / Comments Off on Simplicity & William George Jordan – Empower Yourself with Less

Inspiration for Simplicity People often ask me (or maybe I am just waiting for them to) about my sources for inspiration, values, and principles. As long as I can remember, I have been infatuated with a simpler time…a time not too long ago where it seemed respect, manners, higher thought, and discipline were held to […]

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