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Never The Two Shall Meet: Virtual Event Planning

When it comes to hiring an event planner, one of the objections I hear most often is that people just can’t afford it. I am a mom of 5, I home-school, and I’m a businesswoman  so I know how important it is to stick to a budget. 380 more words

Event Planning

How to build a vendor relationship

Successful business owners are always looking for ways to build good relationships with their customers. But many businesses forget that having a good relationship with their vendors is also critical to their success. 14 more words

General Business

What planet are we on? (The Third) -- the RSTS11 Interop preview

Greetings from Fabulous Las Vegas, Nevada. For the third year, with apologies to Men Without Hats, I’m back in the Mandalay Bay Convention Center for Interop. 595 more words


Sweet Thangs

Last week, I got to attend this dessert tasting event at the Oriental hotel. I thought it was pretty fabulous and told one of the hosts so. 348 more words

Chronicles Of An Event Planner...

The customer isn’t always right

I’ve talked about the importance of showing up if you want to build great customer relationships. I used my Borders experience to make that point. I’d like to take that story a step further and explain why not only showing up was important, but that I showed up to explain to the CEO of BordersRead more…

small business management

General Business

Where’s Waldo: Were You Spotted?

The Market is over (sad face). I love these Markets and seeing all of you! Did you brave the cold and rain to visit? It was, despite Mother Nature, a totally great day and I have so many to thank for making LTD 7’s Spring Market a fun event for all of us. 172 more words