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Monthly Archives: May, 2018

A second look

With Amazon’s takeover of the universe showing no signs of slowing down anytime soon, it is easy to minimize our “non-digital” surroundings. However, if you are a brick-and-mortar business owner, … Continue reading

May 22, 2018 · Leave a comment

They’ll always be kids to me

(Courier-Journal photo by Bill Luster) It is 3:19 p.m., and I have no idea what I was doing at this time 30 years ago. I was living in Elizabethtown, Ky., … Continue reading

May 14, 2018 · Leave a comment

Foto Phriday: Gone to the dogs

Being self-employed actually means working for more people than I can count on most weeks. I like the fact that, usually, no two weeks are alike, but I’m also glad … Continue reading

May 11, 2018 · Leave a comment

Pitch the rug: Manage PR crises with integrity

When you are in charge, and something bad happens, instinct can serve you well, but not always. Instinct can equip you to put out fires, the literal and figurative blazes, … Continue reading

May 7, 2018 · Leave a comment

Small business marketing on a shoestring

  May is a time to celebrate small businesses. In our mail-order/drive-thru/cookie-cutter existence, you, small business owners, give our lives and communities character, color, and identity. Thank you. I’ve written … Continue reading

May 1, 2018 · Leave a comment