Goal Setting: What You Need to Know to Be Successful

Goal Setting

Before you dive into my blog, take a moment or two and think about what the definition of “Goal-Setting” is. What does it mean to you? To many, including me, it has many distinct meanings. According to businessdictionary.com, goal-setting is defined as: “A motivational technique based on the concept that the practice of setting specific goals enhances performance and that …

Being Confident as a Project Manager in the Social Media World

Confidence

When I started with Social Climber Pro in February 2016, I had no idea that there was so much behind-the-scenes work for companies in relation to their social media. The most I’d ever been exposed to was setting up my own Facebook and Instagram accounts. I had no interest in Snapchat or Twitter; I was perfectly content in my own …

What Would You Sacrifice for Success?

Sacrifice for Success

This is the elusive success question. We think we would do anything for success, but we all have an answer to “how much is too much”? As I spend what seems like my every waking moment building a business that will be my legacy, I often ask myself the question “when is it ok to back off the gas?” The …

How to Finish Design Projects on Time

Finish Design Projects

Design projects are rarely cut and dry. Unless you’re using a template or making changes to an existing design, it can be challenging to anticipate the amount of time you’ll need to complete a project. Depending on how long you’ve been working as a graphic designer, it may be easier to estimate the amount of time you need based on …

Six Tools that Help Your Business Stand Out on Social Media

Social Media Tools

It seems like our world is driven by social media these days. Facebook alone has 1.55 billion monthly active users. That’s astonishing! To top that off, over 81% of small- and medium-sized businesses use social media to market to their customers. So how can you stand out from the competition? There’s a strong likelihood that a similar business is advertising …

Perfect, The Enemy of Done: 8 Tips to Get Things DONE

Have you ever been working on a project with a deadline, you have completed all that is required but you just won’t let it go? You know there is more that you can do, you can make it better, so you just keep modifying it, reworking it. Now the deadline is here and in reality you could have let it …

What Does Dealership Marketing Look Like in 2017?

The marketing world is changing, and it is happening fast. If your dealership is not embracing social media, you are missing the boat (or car). Understanding social media is not an easy undertaking, so let’s break down some of the options you might be missing out on. The ability to target consumers who own the brand that you sell The …

Feeling Stressed? Here Are Great Ways to Relax

If you’re like me, you have children who are active with school and friends. My son, who will be 16 in April, is involved with church activities and has a girlfriend, too. I just finished basketball season with my 12-year-old daughter and volleyball season will be starting soon. Maybe life in general has you feeling stressed. Being a project manager, …

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How to blog about your dealership – in 6 easy steps

6 Dealership Blog Hacks   I realize that you may not even know why a dealership blog is important, so first I’ll explain how a blog can drive traffic to your website and ultimately result in sales. Blogging for SEO So you see, even posting an 800- to 1000-word blog per week on your website can be super- powerful and …