The Weekly – You are FREE to choose!

How blessed are we? 4th of July – if you’re reading this on the 4th – I hope you have already experienced some Americana or are about to. For me and friends, we have gotten up early, loaded the ice chest and travel chairs and have or are experiencing a true small town 4th of […]

The Weekly – Why Sponsor an Event?

Is there any Roi to sponsoring an event? Sponsorship has been on my mind lately. Of course with Super Zoo coming at us like a freight train and with our amazing sponsors on board, I began to wonder why they said yes to sponsoring the WIPIN reception and why others said no. What, exactly is […]

The Weekly – The Pet Event Success Process

Super Excited About Super Zoo? I’ve been thinking about Super Zoo – The huge expo that the World Pet Association hosts every summer in Vegas. Summer in Vegas? I know, but air conditioning is a pleasure, isn’t it? Women in the Pet Industry Network hosts (along with amazing sponsors) a reception that has been hugely […]

The Weekly – The Old Crippled Goat

What’s in a word? Chester is my old goat and he is a cripple. His leg somehow began to bend at an odd angle and has gotten progressively worse. This has slowed him down but not put him out. He has a very nice life. He lives with his best friend, Herbert the Hogster in […]

Monday Mindset: Start your week off well! Do your habits support you?

Do your habits support you? What is your intention for the week? Ask yourself… Can you begin today what you wish to be tomorrow? What habit can you add or what habit can you drop this week? Like the habit of too much computer time? Are you a Women in the Pet Industry Network (WIPIN) […]

The Weekly – Find Out if You are Exercising Your Imagination

 Imagination May Be the Key to Your Profitability W. Somerset Maugham once said, “Imagination grows by exercise, and contrary to common belief, is more powerful in the mature than in the young.” In speaking with my coaching clients and those in business, it’s amazing to me that I hear people say, “I”m not creative.” or […]

The Weekly – Ask a Better Question, here’s how

Engaging with your clients is about asking Easter is this Sunday and this is another opportunity to know your customers better, engage with them more and learn something that can help you. It begins with a question and I’m going to give you a couple to use. I would love to hear about your results. […]

The Weekly – People Make Up Stories…

Women in the Pet Industry Network Skips a Conference Year! Here’s to another successful 5 years of GROWTH! “Did You hear that Women in the Pet Industry Network is canceling their conference this year?” “No, I didn’t! What’s going on, do you know? “No I don’t but it can’t be good. I mean why would […]

The Weekly – Is it Really Unconditional?

Do Dogs Really Give Us Unconditional Love? My little guy, Stewart does lots of things that make my heart melt. One of them is asking to get under the covers where we spoon – or I should say, where I spoon around his furry frame and where he licks any exposed skin he can reach. […]