The unemployment pressures of COVID are very real. Please don’t cheapen anyone’s struggle.

I was recently asked to write an article on how small businesses are faring as the COVID pandemic stretches on even further into 2020. My initial idea was to come up with a piece that highlights some of the most inspiring and innovative ideas from both individuals and businesses during these challenging times that have … Continue reading The unemployment pressures of COVID are very real. Please don’t cheapen anyone’s struggle.

7 ways to fail at marketing.

I’ve seen a lot of pieces floating around lately such as “Top 10 ways to market your business” or “The top 5 fool proof marketing methods”, so I thought I’d turn it on it’s ear and come up with what I believe to be the top 7 things you should NOT be doing in marketing. … Continue reading 7 ways to fail at marketing.

Why running a small business isn’t always something to get down about.

The following post I put together for ‘Small Biz Mental Health’. A great new volunteer-based initiative by people that understand the unique pressures of running a small business, and the toll it can take on our mental health. Please follow them on Facebook. ____________________________________ Running a small business is tough. This is hardly news, as … Continue reading Why running a small business isn’t always something to get down about.

Living with anxiety and depression in small business.

The following post I put together for ‘Small Biz Mental Health’. A fantastic new volunteer-based initiative by a group of small business operators who understand the unique pressures of running a small business, and the toll it can take on our mental health. I’m honoured to be a part of it. Please give their Facebook … Continue reading Living with anxiety and depression in small business.