Category : Productivity

Business Productivity Sales Tips

Finish Strong: Trim The Fat

Trim The Fat

I am a proponent of taking a “Business doesn’t slow for the holidays” mindset as deep into December as I can.  It’s inevitable though, that at some point you will hit a cliff.  My last post was about auditing and pruning your social media, but there are plenty of ways to trim the fat this time of year.

Depending on your industry, that cliff can come as soon as Thanksgiving or as late as Christmas Eve, but at some point, “Call me after the holidays” becomes more than a smokescreen.

When that time comes, your job is not done.  You have work to do.  You need to prepare for the January sprint toward goal.  Grab an egg nog and pull up a chair.  It’s time to trim the fat.

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Business Productivity Sales Tips

Finish Strong: Audit Your Social Media

Social Media Audit

Audit Your Social Media

As we blast through the end of 2017, it’s time to spend some time ensuring your social media presence is solid. Social proof is a major lynchpin in marketing ourselves and the proper use of social media can magnify this tenfold.

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Business Productivity

Best Laptop For Writers 2017

LaptopForWriters

Best Laptop For Writers 2017

Holy cow. What a link-bait-y headline. I apologize, but it is kind of necessary here. I needed to grab your attention.

If anyone has listened to the latest season of The Seven Minute Sales Minute Podcast, they know that we were all about just getting started. Nike had it right when they said, “Just Do It”. It’s time to get off the couch and do something.  When you ask me what the best laptop is for writing, the answer is clear.

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