Know Your Audience

September 2017

Dear Bettie:

During a recent presentation to my supervisor (the Dean) and me (Research Project Manager), software sales people began the meeting by defining data for us.  Perhaps they didn’t know they were meeting with seasoned research professionals!

They used several terms which certainly did not resonate within a clinical research environment. I was almost embarrassed for them.

Following our meeting, I […]

2018-03-12T11:30:01-05:00September 18th, 2017|Business Growth|

Five Ways Small Business Can Emulate Big Business

Each year I make an effort to learn from big business acquisitions. When Facebook bought Instagram, I coached clients to prepare for more visual communication. When Microsoft bought LinkedIn, I focused on the importance of developing leads online.

Now I’m intrigued by the  Amazon-Whole Foods mega-merger.

On the surface, most entrepreneurs can’t relate to […]

2018-03-22T11:36:36-05:00September 18th, 2017|Business Growth|