Communication

Confrontation: Stop Avoiding It!

By Shannon Farris / May 24, 2019 / 0 Comments

Last week I went on vacation to the beach with my husband and another couple, who are one of our best friends. Overall, we had a great time; we had perfect weather and it was a great few days of some much needed rest and relaxation, with only one minor incident that left me a […]

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What the Facebook/Instagram Crash Can Show Us About Our Businesses

By Rachel Isbill / March 14, 2019 / 0 Comments

Yesterday Twitter got a lot of action when Facebook and Instagram servers had outages for most of the day. Tweets were flying with the hashtag #FacebookDown. Normal functioning seems to have returned to both sites as of Thursday morning- so if you missed it, all is restored and fair-weather Twitter users have likely returned to […]

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Overcoming 5 Graphic Design Mistakes for the Non-Designer

By Shelby Thomas / November 15, 2018 / 0 Comments

  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 […]

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A Proven Process To Reduce Wasted Time

By Sue Miley / November 8, 2018 / 0 Comments

  The employee sat in silence as their boss went on about another round of changes to the project she was working on.  There was nothing to say really.  It would only extend the meeting and it wouldn’t change the outcome. No matter what, more time would be spent on this project, the prior work […]

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The Habit of Listening

By Shannon Farris / May 31, 2018 / 1 Comment

  So let me paint a picture for you: You and another person are in a fight (significant other, parent, child, friend, etc). The two of you are going back and forth arguing about fill in the blank. In the midst of the argument, the other person talking is trying to make their point of […]

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Building Positive Culture in your Business

By Jim Miley / May 24, 2018 / 1 Comment

  How Do You Build Positive Culture in your Business? This question comes in many forms. Challenges to a positive, collaborative team seem to arise every day. Whether it’s a co-worker not carrying their weight, the boss taking sides or another difficult customer, the struggle is real.  It can be very difficult for business owners […]

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