Insights For Impact

Tips for a better life, a better business, and a few things that just make you go…hmm!

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I Want To Inspire You To Do The Things That Inspire You.

At my core I am a teacher.  I believe that you must “Pick Yourself” to become the change you wish to see in the world.  I use my voice, my energy, my platforms to empower, and encourage you to that end.

Marketing is my profession, working with youth is my passion

The one thing I enjoy most is working with children.  Jesus said “Let the children come to me, forbid them not, for such is The Kingdom of Heaven”.  You never know how a simple act of kindness, or what an encouraging word will do to inspire one of these little ones to tap into their greatness.

Why You Should Use Your Words Wisely

A leaders job is to make change.  It's to connect with people.  It's to interact with folks so that they become better, and stronger.  Like the government did for the Six Million Dollar Man - "We made him better, stronger, faster." https://youtu.be/MowMg8muMfA  ...

Marketing: Who’s Got The Power

Marketing: Who’s Got The Power

Often overlooked in marketing decisions (especially by smaller brands) is the aspect of who's got the power. Think about marketing messages from Allstate Insurance.  What it doesn't say is pay us lots of money, for years and years and perhaps we'll decide to give you...

Why Marketing Is Confusing

Why Marketing Is Confusing

Marketing is confusing because there's two kinds. There's the kind you hate. The popups (I especially hate these), spam (these 2), private data tracking, interruptions, price gauging, overhyped and under-designed type that far too many people specialize in. And then...

Do Hard Things

Do Hard Things

Human nature is to avoid hard things even when doing something as simple as ridding a bicycle. While casual ridders gravitate toward cushy gel based saddles, pros ride saddles with zero padding over thousands of miles. Why?  Because professional riders know that bike...

How To Pay Yourself PPP Loan Self Employed

How To Pay Yourself PPP Loan Self Employed

The SBA has not provided clear guidance to lenders or borrowers so it’s important to keep good records of how you use your PPP loan funds. With that in mind here are ways self-employed, 1099 contractors and gig workers can pay themselves using their PPP loan funds....

Doom and Gloom

Doom and Gloom

It's indeed helpful to be both well educated and well informed.  It helps us navigate the labyrinth of decisions which beset us seemingly every waking moment of the day. But addiction to news, and social media is not the same as being well educated and well informed....