V021 Guerrilla Marketing Tips from an Independent Coffee Shop Owner

“If you can’t promote yourself, who can you promote?” – Kandas Nesbitt-Rodarte Leo Harris, owner of Conroe Coffee in historic downtown Conroe, Texas offers two important marketing tips that apply to any business:     Transcript (verbatim): Kandas:  Hey, Kandas Rodarte here at Conroe Coffee…

One Stop Holiday Card Shop

Your holiday cards are as easy as 1… 2… 3…. Do everything in one place. Mini photo session on location. Pick your custom card design. Your cards are printed and mailed to you… DONE! Just $125 includes mini photo session, digital photos, 50 2-panel custom…

VIDEO: Is Your Sales Pitch Perfect?

Do you have trouble explaining to others exactly what it is you do or sell? A perfect pitch will increase sales and referrals Sharing your business concisely and “umm” free is as easy as 1, 2, 3.   Join us Saturday, November 23, 2013 for an…

Gratitude is Powerful Medicine

I am rarely moved to write at 7:00 in the morning, as I haven’t quite managed to drink a full cup of coffee until 8. I am so grateful for my morning coffee, lovingly sleepily prepared by my husband and available to me at the…

The Night Before Christmas (SOC Style)

by Linda Farmer ‘Twas the month before Christmas and all through the land the need to send cards was in high demand. I sat with my boxed cards purchased two years before, And I knew I’d be writing till my poor hands were sore. The…

Greeting Cards

Best Twenty Bucks I Ever Spent

Often times, it is best to let others talk for you: “I just heard from one of my clients in France to whom I sent a box of cookies. She sent me a 5-paragraph effusive, tearful note of thanks. Guess who her favorite translator is…

Conduits of Love

How to Hit a Home Run and Still Lose the Game

by Kandas Nesbitt-Rodarte Only swing when you know where your ball is going to land. I have told you before, I am a geek. I sing it loud and proud!   Sometimes, the only way I know how to explain something that is important, is…