Category Archives: Quick Tips


I got a call from the IRS that I owe them money. Listen to see how the call went 🙂 Paul    


Instapaper – a tool for organization This is a simple tool that allows you to save web pages for later to read on your computer, mobile phone, or even Kindle. Once you sign up for an account (which takes just Read more…


SocialMention – a tool for monitoring mentions This tool has lots of cool features that focus on blogs, video, and social (all the “cool” stuff). You enter in a search term, either a keyword or a company, and the tool Read more…


Google Alerts – a tool for monitoring mentions This is a very simple and easy-to-use tool that will send reports right to your inbox. If you want to know every single time your competitor is mentioned online, whether as a Read more…


Master reading LinkedIn profiles — for hires, biz dev, venture capital. It’s useful to spend time on the profile to understand people’s backgrounds.


Always have a clear meeting wrap up — ask or propose next steps at the end, whether it is a follow-up email, call, meeting, introduction, more materials, etc. Summarize the meeting to wrap up.


For business development intros make sure that the person is in the relevant role. Find a few people who could be right, and check their relationship on LinkedIn.


Master the art of the short email — two to three sentences or paragraphs max. Check how it looks on mobile. If you scroll a lot, it’s too long. Use the least number of words possible and iterate on the Read more…

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2018 South Sound Small Business VIRTUAL Summit

Were you able to attend the 2018 South Sound Small Business Summit? We have good news for you. This year we created the 2018 South Sound VIRTUAL Small Business Summit. For $15 you have the ability to ... See more

**THIS GIVES YOU ACCESS TO VIDEO OF THE 2018 SOUTH SOUND SMALL BUSINESS SUMMIT ** Did you miss the 2018 South Sound Small Business Summit on May 1st 2018? That is ok, you can attend online! $15.00 ... See more

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The brand is calling the initiative Legal-Ade.

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Great Small Business Roundtable with the Tacoma Chamber Staff. Today we talked about employee motivation and maximizing per hour employees. Join us at Tacoma Clarion Inn Near JBLM 1st Wednesday of ... See more

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The Student Loan Report - Private Student Loans, Student Loan Refinancing, & Industry News

Studentloans.net research finds the average debt burden carried by a college graduate as of the end of 2016 was $27,857.

Walmart Employees Can Pay $1 Per Day to Go to College by Andrew Rombach | Jun 5, 2018 | National News, News | 0 On May 30th, Walmart announced that they would pay for the large majority of their ... See more

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