Monthly Archives: September 2012

Discussing Business Success Over a Shrimp Po Boy

I had a nice lunch yesterday with Dr. Bob Sprague.  “Dr. Bob” is a well-known organizational psychologist who has worked with many privately-held firms over the years.  Bob is interested in helping companies and leaders think differently.  Our lunch was … Continue reading

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Do You Need to Spend Big Money to Get Great Speakers?

Finding great speakers for your association or non-profit meeting without spending big bucks can be challenging.  Sometimes I just wish I could dial-up a speakers’ bureau, flip through their glossy catalogue and pick a star.  But it’s rewarding when you … Continue reading

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Global Color Conference 2012

Congratulations to the International Association of Color Manufacturers (IACM) for hosting a great conference this week in Chicago.  Early September in Chicago was beautiful and IACM created a great event for color manufacturers and user companies. The Global Color Conference 2012: … Continue reading

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Marketing Resources for Associations and Small Businesses

Here are some great marketing resources for your association or professional services firm.  The organizations and consultants below offer a variety of materials including books, blogs, webinars and consulting that have inspired me to think differently about marketing.  As Daniel Pink … Continue reading

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