New Year’s Resolutions for Better Communication with Your Audience

Happy New Year! It’s a great feeling to have a fresh start with the opportunity to set new goals for the coming year. Many of us make New Year’s resolutions about our health, finances, or habits. What are your goals for 2017? What about making a resolution to improve the way your utility or city communicates with the public? In order to prevent getting overwhelmed, I suggest picking one or two of the five resolutions below. Select something that is realistic and attainable, and then build on your successes. Continue reading “New Year’s Resolutions for Better Communication with Your Audience”

The Gift of Being an Entrepreneur (In a Safe Place)

With the holiday season here, I tend to reflect on things. Sometimes my mind wanders to the past, people not here, or things I would do differently. I also like to think about the gifts in my life, especially my family and friends, opportunities and successes over the past year, and the promise of the future.

When I reflect on my work life, I can’t help but think how blessed I have been. I feel like I have been given a gift; the gift of being an entrepreneur, but in a safe and supportive place with the smartest group of people ever (but I may be biased). Continue reading “The Gift of Being an Entrepreneur (In a Safe Place)”

Three Simple Ways to Get Started on a Content Marketing Plan

In today’s world, content is KING. In fact, I read an article recently that said content was more like THE KINGDOM. I really like that analogy. Think of all the ways that you receive content; how you receive it, when you receive it, where you receive it. Continue reading “Three Simple Ways to Get Started on a Content Marketing Plan”