Marketing That Matches You

God, Can't We Be Creative Without the Angst?

By Sue Miley / May 10, 2010 / 3 Comments

I value creativity over many other characteristics or traits of people.  I admire creative people and strive to reflect creativity in my work and life.  There are a few little hang-ups with true creative talent that I want to skip, yet I want the benefit of the results. God, Can’t I Be Creative Without the […]

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Observation: Why I Am Not Connecting with Local Businesses on Twitter

By Sue Miley / May 3, 2010 / 2 Comments

I have some advice for local businesses on twitter.  I know that is scary.  I have never professed to be an expert, however, I am a participant.  So maybe it isn’t advice as much as it is an observation to consider.  I am considering it for myself, of course, too.  Here it is: Most of […]

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Social Media: "Stupidness" Confession for the Month

By Sue Miley / April 21, 2010 / 2 Comments

I promised to share with you the mistakes I have made in social media so that you can shorten (significantly) your learning curve.  I could probably write something every day, but I guess my pride only allows about once a month of “stupidness” confessions. This revelation I learned on my own, not from other social […]

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Blogger or Editor – The Typos Tell the Story

By Sue Miley / March 31, 2010 / 0 Comments

I love this.  I am thankful for this.  It was a refreshing relief to read this excerpt below on Penelope Trunk’s blog. Post: Don’t waste your time worrying about typos on your blog. Just post. Will everyone please shut up about the typos on blogs? Show me someone who is blogging every day and also complains […]

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Without Follow Through You Wasted Your Time

By Sue Miley / March 5, 2010 / 1 Comment

It is Friday afternoon and I am pretty much finished with work for the week.  It is a beautiful day and relaxing in the sun, I am thinking back about what an accomplished business week it has been for me personally and for several of my clients.  I have one client, and hopefully she will […]

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Stalking the Tweet Experts for What Works!

By Sue Miley / March 2, 2010 / 0 Comments

As a twitter consumer I love using twitter to find interesting, educational blog posts, articles, and web sites.  I randomly scan twitter when I have a few minutes because I am sure to have a tweet in my favorites stream announcing a new blog post I need to read.  Then I started wondering about all […]

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Twitter: Confessions of an (Awkward) Entrepreneur Finding Their Way

By Sue Miley / February 11, 2010 / 0 Comments

It has probably been a year and a half since I set up accounts on twitter. Maybe a little longer but I have only been actively trying to figure it out for about a year now. There are so many experts on social media that I have really been hesitant to write about it as […]

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What Is Your Biggest Challenge as a Small Business Owner?

By Sue Miley / January 27, 2010 / 2 Comments

I came across these survey results on a Linkedin question today. A recent survey of small business owners, of which 93% considered themselves entrepreneurs, produced the following results when asked: 

What would you like to learn about most? 

1. Marketing my business (18.7%) 
2. Growing my business (16.7%) 
3. Personal Growth (11.7%) 
4. How to […]

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