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Guide to Home and Garden Shows in the NW

If you are thinking about sprucing up your garden, making some changes to your kitchen or master bath, you might want to head to one of the area’s many events for home owners. Learn from the experts, find ideas and shop for spring plantings under one roof!



Best Garden Center Holiday Events

If you want to spruce up your front porch and home for the holidays, Seattle’s garden centers have lots of wonderful ideas, free classes and open houses. Plus, if you time it right, your kids (and pets!) can have a visit with Santa before he needs to deliver gifts around the world! Take a look.


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Guide to Oct & Nov 2012 Holiday Bazaars in Puget Sound

Want to get ahead on holiday shopping and planning? There are lots of fall bazaars with gift ideas, locally made arts and crafts, and delicious treats! Here are some of our favorites.


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The All Important Business Plan

I Love It When A Plan Comes Together.   Here’s a memorable quote just for you from one of the great minds of the ‘80’s – John “Hannibal” Smith. You remember, of the “A-Team”. Hannibal […]

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Get Them To Pay Attention – Reader Response Rate

Want to Increase Reader Response Rate? Would you like to be able to put into practice best copy-writing practices for all of your company’s media? Specifically, how about best practices for direct mail and e-mail […]

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Structuring A Solid Marketing Strategy

Marketing Strategy – Don’t Go Off Half-Cocked! I’m big on helping businesses stay ahead of the competition, and implementing innovative strategies to give clients the competitive advantage. Be ahead of the curve! Put innovative strategies […]

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Mobile Marketing Your Business – Part 3

Part 3 of 3 “Mobile Marketing – Now You Want Real-World Examples?”     Hopefully you learned from my articles, “Mobile Marketing Parts 1 and 2”, which support the importance of mobile computing and application […]

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Mobile Marketing Your Business – Part 2

Part 2 of 3 “Mobile Marketing – So, You Want To Know More?”   Real World Applications of Mobile Marketing Applications There are some extremely interesting real world examples of how mobile marketing is being […]

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Mobile Marketing Your Business – Part 1

Part 1 of 3 “Mobile Marketing – Get a Move On, Benefit From Your Wi-Fi Network!”   You may already have complete access to the “magic” that is Wi-Fi and not even know. This single […]

CBS Seattle–07/31/2012

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Best Ways to Market Your Small Business

Do you own your own small business? Thinking of starting one? Seattle is a growing place for new businesses, and one of the best ways to become a known entity is through smart marketing. Here are some ideas that can help.