Non-Profit Feature for March – Bear Necessities Pediatric Cancer Foundation

Hey all! I’m excited to talk about this non-profit organization based in Chicago that my family personally had experience with... Bear Necessities Pediatric Cancer Foundation They are an amazing organization and they have done so much for children.  Kathleen Casey CEO/Founder started the organization in 1992 in honor of her son Barrett “Bear” Krupa. The... [Read more...]

5 Tips for Non-Profits to Make Donating Easy

Isn’t it human nature to want to make things better in this world?  Even if we find ourselves so busy we can’t help people directly in need there are always organizations out there to provide services that are needed.  Thus providing an opportunity for everyone to help indirectly.  Even helping “behind the scenes” or indirectly makes us feel a little better,... [Read more...]

FREE Social Media Graphic Design For Small Businesses

All business owners must think about marketing their business on various social media platforms such as: Google+, Facebook, Twitter, and Pinterest. HOW do you get your customer’s attention to read your blog post or promotion on the social media platforms? By adding a photo or design to call their attention.  People are more interested in reading a post or promotion... [Read more...]

Stimulating Sunday – Life Lesson

This is where I blog about something silly yet stimulating and let you know what the life lesson is.   The life lesson can help you with your personal and/or professional lives. February 23, 2014 If you’ve been following my blog, you’ll know that I live in the country and nature surrounds me.  I love it because I see so many types of animals.  We have wild... [Read more...]

The Importance of Google+ for Small Businesses

Are you going gaga for Google+?  Google+ can be intimidating at first but it has very important uses for business.  Therefore it is important to learn. Google is an amazing company and their Google+ platform is taking off tremendously.  It’s not just another social media site and it’s true Facebook has a lot more activity however Google+ should not to be... [Read more...]

10 Customer Service Tips for Non-Profits and Small Businesses

If you’re running any business the absolute essential key is Customer Service.  It doesn’t matter if it’s a small business, non-profit, or large corporation. Customer Service is the only way the business survives. This is from my 15+ years of experience in customer support. Once you sell your service or product, what's next? You need to retain that customer. Now... [Read more...]

Stimulating Sunday – Life Lesson

This is where I blog about something silly yet stimulating and let you know what the life lesson is.   The life lesson can help you with your personal and/or professional lives. February 2, 2014 I live in the country and I have 2 chickens.   A rooster and a hen, the rooster is an Ameracauna and the hen is a Barred Rock.  I haven’t really given them names.  I... [Read more...]

What’s Up… with Google Docs?

Google Docs is a remarkable product and if you haven’t had the pleasure of using it, I suggest you start. Now I started using Google Docs when I first received my MacBook and I didn’t have Microsoft Office.   I have to say I was lost… I mean I was groomed and nurtured all my work-life for Microsoft Office and I have this new laptop (a Mac, which I was not too... [Read more...]

Non-Profit Organizations Are Spectacular!

Hello All!  If you are just getting to know me I have to tell you that non-profit organizations hold a big place in my heart. I worked 13 years in non-profit organizations and I have had the pleasure of using several non-profit organization services. One thing I learned when I worked for non-profits is that their membership is absolutely number 1 to them.  They go all... [Read more...]