This Blog Has Moved

  Thank you for your interest in my blog musings over the past year. I’ve had an interesting year from the business, consulting and creative aspects of my life. How I work with creative artists and entrepreneurs has evolved over the past twelve months so I decided to merge those interests into a more integrated…

Twitter QuickTip #2 ~ Maximize Your @Replies

Do you simply hit the reply button when responding to tweets? If you do, it’s like having a semiprivate conversation. Your tweet will start with “@UserName” and your response will only be visible to the people who follow both you and the person to whom you responded. The same applies when you start tweets that include @Mentions with “@UserName”.…

Twitter QuickTip #1 ~ Use Hashtags

Are you using hashtags in all your tweets? If not, you’re pretty much just talking to yourself and a few diehard followers who haven’t lost your tweets amongst the thousands in their feed. Using hashtags takes the conversation to a broader audience, specifically those with an interest in the hashtag topic. Tweeting about small business…

THE REVOLUTION OF INDEPENDENCE – A LOOK AT THE 56TH GRAMMY AWARDS

The following article was originally posted on the Success Blossoms Entrepreneur Network website.  It has been reblogged here with expression permission. The piece highlights how combining art, excellence and independence can lead to industry success. Sometimes it takes a pioneer to show us the not-so-hidden path covered simply by an overgrowth of obstacles disguised as hard…