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How to Find Your Documents in a Flash

Katelyn Patton
The High Performance Office

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Getting organized is one thing. Staying organized is quite another. Katelyn Patton is an organizational systems expert who designs systems that eliminate chaos and increase profits in your business.

My Top Takeaways:

  • Create only a few main folders from which you can then create subfolders.
  • Use a naming convention that is intuitive to how your brain works
  • Time management is the reward to putting these tips...
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Rise Above Noise - Your Online Presence

She's Local Lunchtime Boost


I was beyond excited to be a guest on the She's Local Lunchtime Boost series.

I'll let you in on a secret.  Want to know what gives me the most joy in a session such as this Zoom session?

In gallery view....I can see everyone's face right on one screen.  

I see the faces relax when I say something like "You can let that go".

I see shoulders relax when I say  "Don't sell - GIVE".

I see eyes shine when...

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Facebook Groups and Relationship Building :: Nilu Kamiss


Nilu Kamiss
Facebook Group Growth & Sales For Tribe Builders

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Nilu talks to us about how to use FB groups to take your business relationship-building to the next level. 

  • Advantages of using a group vs. a Business Page.
  • Number one mistake group owners are making
  • How to up your engagement so you can build rapport

I think you will really enjoy this conversation with Nilu Kamiss.
She is an expert in growing relationships and audiences through...

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What's Your (Marketing) Type? :: Christina Frei

Christina Frei
Innate Marketing Genius

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Christina tells us: Your Innate Marketing Genius archetype is the way you come alive in service to others.

Are you

  • A Nurturer?
  • An Adventure Guide?
  • Door Opener?
  • Steady Presence?
  • Celebrator?

Simply knowing your type will focus your marketing immediately.

Christina tells us that there is a way to be authentic in how you connect with prospects.

The Innate Marketing Genius system teaches you how to trust your...

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Being a Connector- Building Community

Lighten Up with The Declutterista Podcast
Becky Bast and Susan Finn

The episode where, Becky Bast, The Declutterista confesses her Winnie the Pooh play meltdown. She also seeks organizing tips from her naturally organized sister including baskets and clear bin usage.

Becky chats with Susan Finn about being a connector, her calm superpower, and her journey from Food Scientist to tote bag maker to digital strategist. Along the way, she also saw a need for mom business owners to connect and...

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Write Now, Right Now :: Rusti Lehay

Rusti Lehay
Word Quest

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Rusti says, "If you've lived and breathed, you have a story." Companies and businesses have stories as well. How are you sharing yours?

My Top Takeaways:

  • Readers like to figure things out....leave some things for readers to figure out.
  • If you hire an editor, make sure she helps you tell your story in your own words. You and your editor are equal parts in the process.
  • There's always SOMEBODY waiting for you to tell your...
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Develop Your Authentic Brand :: Justin Kerr

Justin Kerr Design

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Developing a brand for your business can be intimidating enough, but developing a brand that's authentic to your core beliefs, your vision, and the mission you want to accomplish can seem overwhelming.

Top Questions To Ask Yourself:

  • What is True to you?
  • What makes you stand out?

My digital marketing tip this week is a common hiccup when planning Zoom conference calls using the webinar function.


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Planning for Action :: Liana Cassar

Liana Cassar
Cassar Consulting

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*** Register for the Hope and Help for Small Businesses workshop: Tuesday, May 12 1PM  ***

To emerge from the business disruption so that you can end up where you want your business venture to be - now is a good time to start planning.

My Takeaways:

1: Breathe
2: Have faith in Humanity
3: Assess the impact of this current disruption
4: Create an ACTION plan: We will either adapt or have a contingency plan

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The Essence of Genuine Communication :: Liz Solar

Liz Solar
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We are technologically able to communicate with anyone, anytime, anywhere.

What we REALLY crave is GENUINE connection.

My Takeaways:

  • Engagement is going to be what separates you from the rest.
  • Real communication happens when there are transmission and receiver.
  • Asking people for more information shows that you're interested.

Our overly scheduled, plugged-in life provides so many distractions that we often don't...

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Speak Up :: Wendy Silver

Wendy Silver
Beyond the Workplace, LLC
Overcome Fear of Public Speaking

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Top Takeaways:

  • Overcome the "Myth of the Expert"
  • Preparation and practice are key.
  • Fear and anxiety are not necessarily bad things.

 What did I love about today's conversation with Wendy?  We were soooo on the same page.  So often, the resistance my clients feel to showing up truly as themselves in their online platforms is similar to the resistance we feel when...

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