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Am I aging myself with this dated song reference? Maybe. The year was 1997. Sean Combs, then known as Puff Daddy, released a song in which he spoke of life being all about hundred dollar bills. Now let’s move forward to the end of the year 2022, when how much money we make can sometimes […]

December 28, 2022

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Going viral seems to be the thing that so many people want to focus on – but going viral comes and goes too quickly. Sure, maybe Myspace died and Tom isn’t in our top eight anymore. It’s true that Facebook is Meta, and TikTok quickly became the new Vine. Things on social media are fluid, […]

November 21, 2022

going-viral

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Social media should be social. So many times the books and the magazines and the webinars tell us that we need to be pushing sales all the time. Make a call to action, make sure that you are pushing the latest product (you know, that “SELL SELL SELL” mentality). The reality of the situation is […]

October 21, 2022

social media should be social

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I’m a fan of anniversaries of all kinds.  Don’t you check your TimeHop and Facebook Memories every day? I believe that Jimmy Eat World was right – if you stick around, nostalgia really won’t let you down. So on a day like today, my business anniversary, I have to say all the things that I […]

October 19, 2021

its not just me, misty saves the day, veil brewing, business anniversary

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Comparison is the thief of joy. We all know it, especially those of us that are entrepreneurs. Photographers compare themselves to other photographers and their abilities and vision. Business owners look at one person in their field and say that they wish that they had that person’s success. Social media tells us that if someone […]

August 3, 2021

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Here’s the thing about owning a business: it’s legitimately very hard. We’re always caught up in ourselves, our own businesses, our own lives, and sometimes it’s hard to see the forest for the trees. It becomes ALL-CONSUMING and we don’t know how to get out of it. Our friends need us, our families need us, […]

July 26, 2021