How To Stop LinkedIn From Publicly Celebrating Your Misfortune

In a world where we’re connected and everything that is ever published on the internet has the potential to haunt us down the road, there is a time and place for stealth…. …and I suggest that time and place is right here and now. You can call me crazy, but there are some times in […] ...

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16 Days Later Hope is Rewarded

This post is going to be a little more personal than normal, but the moral of the story will hopefully prevail. Sixteen days ago – our family cat “Maple” disappeared without a trace sometime around 5:30 pm on May 2nd. I didn’t get home from work that day until after six, so my last memory […] ...

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Youtube Trounces Facebook in Social Engagement Study

Welcome to the first episode of Social Media News. This week we’re covering a recent study that should make you seriously consider adding a YouTube strategy to your online marketing mix for promoting your business. You can watch the video below: YouTube trounces Facebook in that particular study, and as I revealed later in the […] ...

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3 Ways That Local Retail Stores Can Compete with Online Shopping

I came across a story the other day while reading a copy of the Guelph Tribune. It was the sad story about how a local retailer that has been a virtual centerpiece of the downtown of Guelph, Ontario is closing its doors after 60 years. After years of attempting to compete with Big Box stores and […] ...

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Focus On One Thing to Succeed

Today I want to talk about the one thing that you need to do to push through any obstacle with your business. Now I’m not going to tell you what the one thing is that you need to do but I’m going to say that there is One thing that when all else fails…needs to […] ...

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Getting More Traffic to your Website

Today I want to talk to you about getting more traffic to your website. Sorry I don’t have any fancy presentations – it’s just me and the camera, but it’s a topic that comes up a lot. Everyone wants to get traffic to their website and I just wanted to share a little insight that […] ...

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Blame Ed Dale

This post is a little bit different, and if you don’t like it, I give you full permission to blame Ed Dale. Keep reading and I promise that this will make sense… Hey it’s Mike and I’m coming to you from my car while I’m driving home and there’s a reason why I’m recording this […] ...

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