Saturday, October 21st, 2017

More from Cathy Kuzel

  • So, What Makes You Different?


    What Makes You Different in Business? (Photo: J. M. Griffin)In this incredible era of instant information, social media and incredible connectivity, it’s more important than ever to have our message stand out from the rest. There’s so much that consumers have become very adept at tuning it out. While repetition and consistency is important, it’s not enough.

    Case in point:
     
    It’s that time of year – they’re everywhere. They’re like pop up ads on street intersections every weekend in our neighbourhoods: yard sale signs. Most of us don’t pay any attention to them but on my way home from a coaching session, one really stood out . . .
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  • How Do You Start Your Work Day?


    Does the way you start your work day influence whether you’ll be productive the rest of the day? Cathy Kuzel argues that it does, and gives you tips for staying on track and getting lots done.

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  • The Most Important Six To Do’s in Your Day


    It’s been proven that the average business person can effectively accomplish up to six­­ tasks per day. But what if you have more than six tasks on your to do list? Cathy Kuzel shares her six-step method for figuring out which tasks are the most important for you to do, and how you can incorporate her method into your daily routine.

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  • Stop Screaming at the Computer Screen!


    The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over, and expecting different results. Stewing over your problems won’t make them go away or get better. Cathy Kuzel, the Connected Woman, gives tips on how to get over your mistakes and get one with finding ways to fix them.

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  • Sandra Garcia, Middle Child Marketing: on Being Mentored


    Sandra Garcia, publicist and owner of Middle Child Marketing Inc., had already been running her business for four years when she decided to take part in a mentorship program — as the mentee! She discusses how she started her business, what she learned from working with a mentor, and why she decided now was the time to do it.

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  • 10 More Conversation Starters for Your Facebook Page


    Cathy Kuzel (a.k.a. The Connected Woman) gives you even MORE ideas on how to engage your audience on Facebook. If you have a Facebook business page, you’ll want to read this (and the previous) post to improve your social media outreach and build relationships with your customers.

    [ Read More ] • [ No Comments ] • [ Filed under The Connected Woman ] • [ 12/31/11 ]
  • 10 Conversation Starters for Your Facebook Page


    Cathy Kuzel helps you get connected with her 10 tips for starting conversations on Facebook. If you don’t have a Facebook Page for your business, you should seriously consider starting one, and if you do have one already, check to see if you’re doing everything you can to get your audience engaged.

    [ Read More ] • [ 1 Comment ] • [ Filed under The Connected Woman ] • [ 12/03/11 ]
  • A Guideline to Corporate Gift Giving


    The holidays are just around the corner and as a business owner, giving gifts to your clients and employees is a great way to say “thank-you” in a tangible manner. But, what is the etiquette when it comes to the business of giving? Are there some do’s and don’ts you should know? Cathy Kuzel shares her Give Giving Guidelines to help you plan your strategy.

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  • Business Casual: Just How Casual Should You Be?


    Relaxed work attire is a trend many entrepreneurs have embraced — some perhaps a little too much. In fact, 39 percent of executives say workers appear too casual when donning a relaxed look. As an entrepreneur, we ARE the company and our appearance should reflect that. Cathy Kuzel gives tips to help you be biz-savvy even on Casual Fridays.

    [ Read More ] • [ 5 Comments ] • [ Filed under The Connected Woman ] • [ 9/27/11 ]
  • You’re a Social Media Success! Now What?


    What happens *after* you’ve built up an audience on Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn? Cathy Kuzel, networking expert, reveals the 5 P’s of dealing with your growing Social Media connections. This includes a few tips on what you should do to connect them to your business, and what to absolutely avoid!

    [ Read More ] • [ No Comments ] • [ Filed under The Connected Woman ] • [ 8/29/11 ]
  • 5 Keys to Maximizing a Coffee Meeting


    Business is built on connections and relationships, not texts, emails or a phone call. Inviting someone to coffee can create new opportunities and the benefits outweigh the ‘extra time’ it will take out of your day. Cathy Kuzel shares five key ways to make the most out of meeting for coffee.

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  • Take a Coffee Break…it’s Good for Business


    Scientific studies suggest coffee is good for your health but did you know it’s also good for business? YOUR business? Cathy Kuzel, expert networker, explains how coffee meetings can help you build meaningful B2C and B2B relationships. Strong business relationships mean a strong bottom line.

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  • Part 2 – On That Note: Tips for Sending Handwritten Notes


    Cathy Kuzel follows up her article from last month about “Why” handwritten notes are an effective marketing tool in business, with this article explaining “How” to go about it. She points out that handwritten notes can be the tipping point that gets you new clients and helps you truly stand out from the crowd.

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  • Part 1 – On That Note: Effective Marketing on a Shoestring


    What can you do to make yourself stand out from the crowd without spending an arm and leg on marketing? Cathy Kuzel has a remarkably simple answer for making a positive, lasting impression on clients and business colleagues.

    [ Read More ] • [ 2 Comments ] • [ Filed under The Connected Woman ] • [ 4/25/11 ]
  • Get the Most out of a Seminar by Doing These 3 things


    In this straight-to-the-point post, Cathy Kuzel tells you how to get the most out of the educational seminars and lectures you attend. All it takes is the right attitude and doing three key things.

    [ Read More ] • [ 2 Comments ] • [ Filed under The Connected Woman ] • [ 3/28/11 ]