Category Archives: ARTICLES

Attract more viewers to your YouTube Channel

Most of us need knowledge in some form to do our jobs well. As a gatherer of information, you look to resources that pique interest and inform. As a marketing and creative person, one of my favorite internet resources is … Continue reading

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Fill the Room with Your Target Audience

Step One: Defining your target audience Have you held an event and met several wonderful people but your target market was not in the room? Yes, I believe that everyone is valuable and each person could introduce you to potential … Continue reading

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My Diverse Career “Tour of Duty” – Terri Mayes

My Diverse Career “Tour of Duty” by Terri Mayes If you look up the definition of “tour of duty” you will get mainly military references, likely because this is traditionally a military term. But, more recently, this term is also … Continue reading

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Executive Director and Vice President – National Diversity Council

Terri Mayes to be Named Executive Director of Illinois Diversity Council and serve as Vice President of the National Diversity Council CHICAGO, IL – – Terri Mayes has been appointed Executive Director of the Illinois “Diversity Council (ILDC) and Vice … Continue reading

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Leadership Forum: Hire Right or Hire Again

January 29, 2015 – Leadership Forum Supporting Business Owners and C-Level Executives “Time spent on hiring is time well spent.”– Robert Half Few people know that better than Terri Mayes, former Office Max Vice President of Talent, Leadership, and Organizational … Continue reading

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“Time spent on hiring is time well spent.” – Robert Half

 “Time spent on hiring is time well spent.” – Robert Half Traditional Interviewing, Performance Based Interviewing, “Projeclications” or “Applijects” are techniques being used to identify the most qualified talent Before I get into sharing my thoughts I must reference the … Continue reading

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Seasons Greetings From Gwen & Peace & Harmony Solutions, Inc.

Custom Greeting Cards created by Peace & Harmony Solutions Inc. (312) 379-9828  

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Google’s High-Priced Nest

In January, Google paid 3.2 billion cash for Nest. Nest is a company that designs and manufactures sensor-driven, Wi-Fi-enabled, self-learning, programmable thermostats and smoke detectors.  Marcus Wohlsen of Wired wrote,  “The value Google sells its customers—that is, advertisers—lies in its peerless … Continue reading

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Optimize Your Content for Facebook’s News Feed

Facebook recently revealed how its News Feed algorithm selects what content to show individual users. The visibility of your brand’s page depends heavily on the following: How often someone interacts with your page How many of the person’s friends have … Continue reading

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Your Chance to Brag a Little

Effective SEO campaigns are built on content marketing. Press releases can be used as content for an SEO campaign, and they can include numerous mentions of the brand, products, services and anything else that the company wants to promote. In … Continue reading

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