Last week, as I was taking the dog out for a walk, I found a clear plastic sleeve filled with rolled up flyers from local businesses chucked into my driveway. Now, aside from the fact that I had to (well, chose to) pull the flyers out...

This blog post is an excerpt from my first ebook, The Small Business Guide to Blogging, which will publish in March. Enjoy! Blogging is definitely as much science as it is art. Over the years, I have developed what I think is a foolproof blogging formula...

Journalists and TV producers are regular people. Shocking, I know. But if you are a small business owner who is looking for publicity, journalists, editors, columnists, and TV producers can seem like a very scary, rude, hard-to-reach bunch of people. Well, the good news is not only...

One of the biggest issues all small business owners run into is editing their own writing, so if you struggle with this, too, believe me when I say you are in very good company. Editing your own writing is tough for non-editors for two reasons: 1)...

Last Tuesday was a typical day for me. I had a couple of calls, cranked out a few projects for clients, met a long-time friend for lunch, worked out on the deck during the afternoon. It was a good day. But then I sat down to...