am I communicating? 3 questions to ask before you hit publish

am I communicating? 3 questions to ask before you hit publish

I was a speech communication major in college. From my first Fundamentals of Public Speaking class I was taught communication is a receiver-oriented phenomenon. In other words, unless the receiver understood my message, all I had done was talk, not communicate. The same is true of blogging. We seek to communicate a specific message to…

do one thing

Is your life crazy? Somehow, we’re halfway through August and school starts here on Monday and I’ve looked back at the goals I set for 2013 and realized very few have been touched, even fewer met.  {Breathe, Teri Lynne, breathe.} Life gets away from us sometimes, doesn’t it? In the midst of all our good…

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a little lesson from the search engines (and it’s not about SEO)

It’s always interesting to take a peek at statistics and search engine terms. Running a business, it’s necessary for me to know how people find us. Really though, I’m just that kind of person. I’m an analyzer. Sometimes the search terms are expected, something like design by insight, e-book designer, or custom blog design. Other…