Month: January 2019

Round One!

Thoughts From the Coffee Table: My knuckles are bleeding. And I couldn’t be happier! OK, that’s stretching the truth. My knuckles are a little skinned up. There was actually no blood involved. Yet. December 1 I had to admit that I had made virtually no progress towards my bold statement to be in the best […]

I Want a Snow Day!

Thoughts From the Coffee Table: What does this pic bring to mind? Fun. Snow days. Friends. Freedom. Snow came to Philly this weekend, and Sunday I came across three kids busily creating snowballs that, due to the water content and the rapidly plummeting temps, would soon become ice-balls. I’m not going to lie. I immediately […]

Triple Word Score!

Thoughts From the Coffee Table: Last month I had an idea… I know. It doesn’t happen often. Don’t remind me. Need more coffee. But as I settled into enjoy a long holiday season, I kept thinking about all the incredible small business owners I know. People who are working their tails off, but still struggling […]

A Cocktail A Day

Thoughts From the Coffee Table: I made my first attempt at a blog 8 years ago. Called A Cocktail a Day. It was a tough assignment. My pursuit was to find amazing cocktails along with an exceptional customer experience. My blog became the inspiration which will soon be my second published book. “Sales Mixology – […]

The Value of Change

Thoughts From the Coffee Table: How much is change worth? Change (n) – Coins as opposed to paper currency. Change (v) – Make or become different. Every year I spend one day tracking how I spend every minute of my workday in order to see where I am losing time. Once it allowed me to […]

I Want to Be A Unicorn

Thoughts From the Coffee Table: I want to be a unicorn. I have thoroughly enjoyed the last 2 weeks. I put my business in vacation mode, spent time with family, including 10 days with my son and grandbabies. Now I am exhausted yet energized. But something amazing happened over these last 14 days. My creativity […]