iPROMOTE-who?  iPROMOTEu – that’s who! You are going to see me mention iPROMOTEu regularly, so thought I would fill you in on the ‘who, what, why, when’, etc…! iPROMOTEu is a promotional products industry powerhouse.  They provide back office support, marketing, … Read More

Ordering 101

Returning to Avalon Image Group and the promotional products industry full-time is very exciting for me!  I’m loving getting back into it, growing my LinkedIn and other connections, and talking with existing and new clients.  In this process, and knowing the … Read More

Rising Above While Riding the Tide

“CHANGE IS THE CONSTANT, THE SIGNAL FOR REBIRTH, THE EGG OF THE PHOENIX.” – CHRISTINA BALDWIN We are in very turbulent times, layoffs, downsizing, clients cutting budgets and some not buying at all.  Each of us have encountered, or may … Read More

A Barrel Full of Ideas

“THE BEST WAY TO HAVE A GOOD IDEA IS TO HAVE LOTS OF IDEAS.”– LINUS PAULING Ideas have legs! We often have ideas, or the nucleus of an idea and we fail to capture the thought. Journalizing your ideas is … Read More

Going the Extra Mile for You

“THERE ARE NO TRAFFIC JAMS ON THE EXTRA-MILE” Doing a bit extra these days; well, not many people embrace this.  We are so wrapped up in doing so much that we often times forget that it’s the little things that … Read More

Feedback is the Breakfast of Champions

“FEEDBACK IS THE BREAKFAST OF CHAMPIONS.” — KEN BLANCHARD Constructive criticism and positive feedback like “cash” is the lifeblood of any organization, the question is; does your organization or company have a policy in place where it openly solicits constructive … Read More