Tag: community

Expansion and Contraction

I like big growth and I cannot lie. I cherish it in nature: the first blooms pushing through the spring soil; new sprouts on my houseplants as they unfold into tender leaves; watching my puppy turn into a 72-pound hunk of dopey love.  I celebrate it in humans: seeing friends (and clients) moving from indecision […]

Slice of Sunshine: Just Checking In

According to conventional wisdom, it is a “no-no” to send emails with “Just Checking In!” as the subject line. Entrepreneurs are told that every email should include a call to action (CTA), so “Just Checking In” is a wasted opportunity to build business. “Just Checking In” is also often used passive-aggressively in Businessland, a sorry-not-sorry […]