Marketing Lessons I Learned From My Dad, the Pastor

The Solopreneur Life

He died in 2004, and during his life he served six congregations. It was the 1970s and 1980s in Mentor, Ohio, a suburb of Cleveland. But during his years in Mentor, my Dad unknowingly was using sound marketing principles. The Mentor church grew tremendously: membership and budget at least tripled, and the congregation successfully executed a major building program at a time when interest rates were 18%. My Dad definitely had a blue ocean in Mentor.

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How to stay on top of your marketing and networking tasks

Loosely Speaking

This blog will highlight the tip I provided at the meeting: Using the Marketing-Mentor 2009 Grow Your Business Marketing Plan + Calendar. In conjunction with the calendar is The Marketing Mix: Official Blog from Marketing-Mentor, [link]. When I started with the Marketing-Mentor calendar half way through last year, the first page for that month asked me to search and post on industry blogs (something we should all be doing daily, anyway).Â

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Taking Care of Each Other

Loosely Speaking

On a somewhat related note, if you know of someone who supports and mentors women around her, and had a breakthrough in a corporate, entrepeneurial or work transition setting, you can nominate them at a women business site, w2wlink.com. RSS Comments RSS Subscribe in a reader Copyright 2004.

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And now for some damage control

Loosely Speaking

Will you be my mentor? And, blush-blush, I am flattered you asked me to be your mentor. RSS Comments RSS Subscribe in a reader Copyright 2004. Home VA Training VA FAQ Podcast Featured Events for Bloggers & VAs And now for some damage control Tuesday, February 24, 2009 at 4:02 pm // By: ktcosmos // Category: Blogging In the wee hours of February 18, while I was packing for a trip out of town, Loosely Speaking vanished from existence.

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And now for some damage control

Loosely Speaking

Will you be my mentor? And, blush-blush, I am flattered you asked me to be your mentor. RSS Comments RSS Subscribe in a reader Copyright 2004. Home VA Training VA FAQ Podcast Featured Events for Bloggers & VAs And now for some damage control Tuesday, February 24, 2009 at 4:02 pm // By: ktcosmos // Category: Blogging In the wee hours of February 18, while I was packing for a trip out of town, Loosely Speaking vanished from existence.

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Blog Action Day 2008

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Circles of Support surrounds these families with well-trained community volunteer mentors who offer guidance and support. RSS Comments RSS Subscribe in a reader Copyright 2004. Home VA Training VA FAQ Podcast Featured Events for Bloggers & VAs Blog Action Day 2008 Wednesday, October 15, 2008 at 1:00 am // By: ktcosmos // Category: Blogging As a participant in Blog Action Day 2008, I asked everyone I know for information on programs (actual or planned) which combat poverty.

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Inside the Edinburgh PA Network

Practically Perfect PA

After I moved to Edinburgh in 2004, I’ve worked in a series of roles which have all involved executive support at senior level. Do you have advisor’s / board members / mentors that have helped with the network? One of the reasons I started Practically Perfect PA back in 2011 was because I wanted to create an online community for assistants.

Roundup #5 Prescott Style

Loosely Speaking

Marketing Mentor Tara says : Katie observes: I can see why Tara loves this Web site! RSS Comments RSS Subscribe in a reader Copyright 2004. Home VA Training VA FAQ Podcast Featured Events for Bloggers & VAs Roundup #5 Prescott Style Friday, July 10, 2009 at 2:26 pm // By: ktcosmos // Category: Virtual Assistant Resources A recent meeting with local VA bud Tara Fort , owner of Versatility4u.com , generated a list of resources you may want to review.

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VA Industry Leaders: a conversation

Loosely Speaking

Let’s get some of your mentors over here talking! RSS Comments RSS Subscribe in a reader Copyright 2004. Home VA Training VA FAQ Podcast Featured Events for Bloggers & VAs VA Industry Leaders: a conversation Wednesday, October 29, 2008 at 10:49 am // By: ktcosmos // Category: Virtual Assistant Resources What if you could eavesdrop on a conversation between a number of industry leaders as they join together to talk about where they’ve been and where they’re headed?

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