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I just got off the phone with a potential client and he was thanking me for my help and expertise. We are in a serious negotiation over a potential project and I'm really excited about working with him if we can get everything aligned. The reason I'm excited about the project isn't the money. Yeah, … Continue reading Why What You Do Matters
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It's time for a 100-word rant - a new column. Last night, I was craving fries and ice cream. I'm blaming the kid growing in my belly. I don't normally eat fast food. However, I caved and got the green olive (size of the baby) some junk food. The rant is about the girl at … Continue reading 100-Word Rant on Bad Customer Service
I've been seriously neglecting my blog because I'm a writer. I'm so busy with my writing projects for other people that I'm way behind on my own writing. But I'm taking a few minutes to point something out that has to do with why I'm so busy. Ann Wayman - a writer I follow - … Continue reading Why Writers Are Still REALLY Important
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