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Big Ideas In Books: A Book Review Series #5 Fierce Conversations by Susan Scott

Big Ideas In Books: A Book Review Series  #5 Fierce Conversations by Susan Scott

I was drawn to this book precisely because I believe in the concept of fierce conversations. I admit, my original thought was how strong, passionate, even ‘barbarous’ that would be. But, in this book, Scott tells us, “In its simplest form, a fierce conversation is one in which we come out from behind ourselves into the conversation and make it real.”

Taking Your Big Idea to the People or How To Sell Your Stuff

Taking Your Big Idea to the People or How To Sell Your Stuff

To most people selling is the scariest thing about being an entrepreneur. I would venture to say it’s second to speaking in public. Both are necessary to success if you’re an entrepreneur. We’ll talk about public speaking another time, but for today, let’s talk about how to sell successfully.

Do You Really Need a Website? Or Not?

Do You Really Need a Website? Or Not?

How will you announce and market your products and services without a website? Here are some ways you can market yourself without a website; you might already have thought of these, but maybe you’re not doing them as effectively as you could because of all the work they entail:

Staring Down Disappointment

Staring Down Disappointment

Nostalgia rings true in our ears, of late. The world is bombarding baby boomers with memories of those turbulent sixties and those flower power seventies and those years beyond, where we were suddenly adults and we had kids and we needed to be ‘responsible.’

The memories are as clear in our brains as yesterday’s lunch. (I think I had soup for lunch yesterday, or was it a ham sandwich?)