Category Archives: Business

Sixth Annual Illinois Women’s Conference

Panel discussions with extraordinary leaders in Illinois, networking with top company leaders, and celebrating women in leadership – doesn’t get much better than that. The 2015 conference is a statewide event focusing on professional development, community, networking, entrepreneurship and women’s … 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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“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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Retargeting Made Easy

In January, Super-Targeted PPC Ads. Did you know that Pay-Per-Click Advertising can be targeted exclusively to people who have visited your website? These are people who have already demonstrated an interest in your products and services.   The large majority of … Continue reading

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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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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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Show that you care, send holiday greetings of joy!

Greeting Cards are the perfect way to celebrate the year. It’s that time of year. Expressions of love, friendship and appreciation surround us all. Carry on the tradition of sending greeting cards with personalized messages. Family, friends and businesses all … Continue reading

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5-Steps To Improve Your Holiday Business

It’s very important to know your audience. Is your customer online, offline or some combination of both?  Online Offline  01 Create holiday focused e-mails but don’t forget to include a call to action. A call to action can be a … Continue reading

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Your chance to reach more than 3,000 of Chicago’s best and brightest business people

The 2013 Small Business Entrepreneur Expo is just around the corner with exceptional activities and informative sessions for small businesses. Join Peace & Harmony Solutions, Inc. along with 3,000 other entrepreneurs and top business leaders for a FREE day of … Continue reading

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