Written By: Carisa  Holmes-Peters   Compassion, we all need it from time to time. Do you recall a situation in your life when you were shown compassion from someone? Do you remember how it made you feel? Contentment or acceptance perhaps? Have you shown compassion for someone else? Did you
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Written By: Hannah Hitchcock   What gets you reading a blog? Is it the briefness of the blog? The short and helpful tips? Or is it the condensed version of the answer you were looking for? Either way, as a blogger and lover of reading blogs, one thing I can
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Written By: Kevin Holmes. This topic can be expanded into many different thoughts and ideas. Needless to say, there are many things we could say about what is considered the right messaging. So, I’ve decided to write about creating the right message during specific times. Let me explain. During this
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Written By: Kevin Holmes During these times it is important to remember who you are as a person, company and team member. Remember your WHY and hold on to that tight. Because marketing during a crisis is touchy and needs to be addressed with respect and understanding. People are worried
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Written By: Lisa Holmes Imagine this. You are sitting in an auditorium and you are getting ready to hear an inspirational talk. You have your notebook out and are ready to dive into this talk. The speaker begins by telling a story… 30 mins go by and you have yet
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Written By: Carisa Peters A crisis is defined as a time of intense difficulty, trouble or danger. A pandemic is a disease prevalent over a whole country or the world.  These are two words that I never thought I would be hearing literally a hundred times a week in March
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Written By: Hannah Hitchcock The email marketing world has been around for some time now and has been the ole’ reliable of online communication. While this world was here we also created some other worlds: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn, and other social platforms.  This brings up some interesting questions: with
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Written By: Lisa Holmes I had the privilege this year to be a mentor and sit on the committee of TEDxYouth, Dayton. TEDxYouth gives young adults the opportunity to speak their minds and give their take on certain topics that they are passionate about. As an adult attending these events,
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Written by: Hannah Hitchcock   When you think of the word target audience, what comes to mind? Usually, panic and some negative connotations towards the word come to mind. Why? Well first, and foremost, no one knew what target audience meant. That made things problematic. Secondly, the word target made
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October 11, 2016

Trick Your Brain into Creativity

Written By: Holmes Team Innovation is crucial to the success of your organization, but it’s often difficult to be creative on demand. Setting aside time doesn’t
January 1, 2018
Are You a Micromanager?

Are You a Micromanager?

Written By: Jenny Reolfi Leadership is about change, and it takes a great leader to keep an open mind and remain self-aware. Making regular assessments of
January 16, 2018
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Become a Master at Prioritizing and Delegating

Written By: Jenny Reolfi Get it Right From the Start Rome wasn’t built in a day, odds are you won’t finish your to-do list in one
January 16, 2018
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3 Efficient and Effective Techniques from the Experts to Unlock Your Marketing Potential

Written By: Jenny Reolfi Remember multiple choice tests in school? You were asked to choose the best answer and they’d list four technically correct options. Marketing
January 23, 2018
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5 Questions to Ask When Planning a Marketing Budget

Written By: Carisa Peters Why do I need a marketing budget? Can’t I just decide as I go? You could, but planning ahead allows you the
January 27, 2018
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Be an Engaged Decision Maker and Your Team Will Be Too

Written By: Carisa Peters “A leader is one who knows the way, goes the way, and shows the way.” John C. Maxwell It’s true. A leader
February 20, 2018
Are You Listening To Your Team, Or Just Hearing Them?

Are You Listening to Your Team, or Just Hearing Them?

Written By: Holmes Team As leaders, it is easy to confuse the terms “hearing” and “listening.” If you hear your team, you are physically aware of
March 5, 2018
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Get the Most Out of Your Fundraising Event

Written By: Carisa Peters Events are often a crucial part of raising awareness and funds for nonprofits. The type of event obviously vary, but the goals
March 8, 2018
3 Changes to Your Calendar to Make You a Better Leader

3 Changes to Your Calendar to Make You a Better Leader

Written By: Holmes Team Over the past thirty years, we have witnessed a drastic shift in the way we conduct business. From pagers to the Blackberry