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SBCN Trivia Tuesdays

With the COVID-19 global pandemic having a large impact upon small business, the Small Business Community Network (SBCN) is finding new ways to keep our community engaged and smiling through difficult times. Starting March 24, 2020 - the SBCN is hosting SBCN Trivia Tuesdays! Our quiz has always been a highlight of our Christmas and Summer Socials, so we're bringing it every week for anyone to enjoy.

What Does A Garden Hose Have To Do With Sales?

 

At the February, 2020  Monthly SBCN Networking Event, the notion of motivation came up several times.

It reminded me of a sales analogy that I used when I was in the field coaching sales representatives.  That analogy revolved around a garden hose and the characterisitcs of the flow out of the hose when you turned the tap on and off.

How To Gracefully Exit A Conversation

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You are at a networking event or business conference and you are in a conversation with someone you just met and feeling trapped.  You do not want to be rude, but you want to have conversations with others in the room.  What do you do?  How do you diplomatically and gracefully end the conversation? 

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Becoming a Motivational Speaker

Are You a Financial Turtle?

Have you heard of the TURTLE EFFECT?

As we know a turtle is provided with a protective shell surrounding his body.  It provides them protection from predators and the elements of nature.  Probably the coolest thing about a turtle is home is wherever they are.  A quick tuck of the arms, legs, and head and they can rest peacefully at any time.

5 Rules of Forming Habits that will Stick

You want to change your life. You’ve got a goal in mind. What can you do to ensure that you achieve success? You know that you will need to adopt certain success habits. The following rules will help you ensure successful habits that will stay with you.

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

i speak from my heart, not a script.

Being a 3 time cancer survivor does not mean I know how everyone else who is facing cancer feels.

What I do know is when I am on the stage sharing my story with the audience it gives them hope, and we all need hope.

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