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Lessons Learned from the First Day of Kindergarten

Yesterday was a tough day for many Moms- myself included.  The baby boy that inspired the birth of my company, Glamajama, isn’t such a baby anymore.  He started Kindergarten at a new school with no friends at his side, a teacher he’s never met, and all kinds of new rules and procedures he’d have to [...]

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Two Helping Hands, Helps Everyone

So I met with Elizabeth Lee of Seattle Organizing Works the other day. Her Biznik description says “I’ve been “the neat one” my whole life. That’s a lot of experience! I spent 20 years reporting to “The Man” in increasingly responsible roles in residential and corporate real estate, marketing and customer service, small business and [...]

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Ups and Downs in Business

The downdraft in the stock market. Bad winter weather across the Northeast. Good Friday. Spring Break. What do they have in common? For PFL, all of the above seem to reduce order flow in our e-commerce business. We primarily serve small businesses with 1-100 employees. People running or working in small companies tend to wear [...]

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Startup Business Coaching

I’m going to Italy in September with my wife. I don’t speak Italian. If I want to be able to get along in Italy by speaking the native language I have two choices. I can learn it on my own or I can learn from experts. My friend Tom and his wife are taking Italian [...]

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