Ellie Mencer, quester Posts

Have you visited the Small Business Revolution site? No? What are you waiting for? The videos are about 20 minutes each for the Main Street section. There are 100 other pieces to gain knowledge from… all easy…

Read More The Next Big Thing is 1,000 Little Things

Business Havre de Grace Possibilities

Robert Herjavec of Shark Tank – biggest takeaway: One thing I’ve learned is… just because you come from a small town, doesn’t mean you should think small. Amanda Brinkman of Deluxe Corporation – biggest takeaway: Biggest piece of…

Read More Small Biz – Pay Attention to the Revolution!

Business Havre de Grace Musings

Business Havre de Grace Musings

Let Creativity Flow… I have my health (well, other than being nearly 72 and have a shoulder/upper arm that aches) and lots of creativity. I live in a great apartment in a beautiful small city.…

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Havre de Grace Musings Possibilities

Business Musings Possibilities

I’ve been saying this for some time… Now, some employees say, a Walmart job does not pay enough to comfortably support a family, with wages hovering around minimum wage, or about $300 a month. While…

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Business Musings

With so many choices available, how do I move from ‘I want to change’ to ‘I am changing’? I recently received several months of NutriSystem(r) meals. Seriously, a friend’s husband had had enough and she…

Read More Is The Easy Way Always The Best Way?

Musings

I have a number of artist friends from the beginner to the professional. The very successful will explain what must be done to get where you want to go. The newer artist, upon hearing it,…

Read More How Can I Sell My Art?

Business Possibilities

Growing older is disconcerting. Telling our story can be an act of courage! At 71, I have often found myself explaining to someone that I used to publish a tourism magazine in our community, actually…

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Musings Stories

We use these labels interchangeably – small business owner/entrepreneur. But are they the same? Small Business Owner First of all, even the label “Small Business Owner” doesn’t mean the same in all circles. To some…

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Business

Writer’s Block. Hmmm…. everyone talks about it. But is it really a block? Or are we just stuck in our heads too much. You know, all those should, could, would thoughts. Or even those demeaning…

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Musings Writing

Ahhhh… or did you think I meant golf or baseball? Nope. I’m talking today to all of you who keep taking lessons, reading books, listening to audiotapes and live speakers, view video after video, but…

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Musings Possibilities