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This Candy Shop Is Closed

Don’t say anything online that you wouldn’t want plastered on a billboard with your face on it.  Erin Bury, Community Manager at Sprouter, erinbury.com I’ve been absent from my blog for a while. Actually, I’ve been avoiding social media in … Continue reading

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A moment of gratitude…

“Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life.” – Confucius  I’ve been absent from my blog for far too long.  It has been a pretty crazy month at Ignite Strategic Solutions, … Continue reading

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Setting boundaries: When to say Yes, No and Not Right Now…

As we can see from yesterday’s posts, there are days where there is simply too much to do to get everything done. When we take on more than we can handle, we must learn to trim the excess out of … Continue reading

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Work Life Balance (PT 1): Learning to prioritize

Close your eyes and imagine yourself in the happiest place in the world, doing the thing you love the most, surrounded by the people who mean the most to you… I’d bet money that most of you didn’t picture yourselves … Continue reading

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The Seven Sins of Small Business

Every business owner knows that struggling to keep a drowning business afloat can feel like a personal hell. While there are many reasons that over 80% of small business fail, the vast majority are guilty of similar behaviours leading to … Continue reading

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Strategic Planning Pt. 3: Expanding Your Business Toolbox

“A good plan is like a road map: it shows the final destination and usually the best way to get there” H. Stanley Judd Today, we’re going to talk about maps. While I was born with a few talents, orienteering … Continue reading

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