Shapeshifting Priorities | A Mother’s Day Reflection

As anyone would guess, life has changed dramatically since becoming a mom. For years I prioritized my full time role as a business champion and much of my energy was given to small businesses, owners and teams who were looking for growth. It fueled me and I was immersed in growing a company businesses would…

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Overcoming Leadership Challenges in Modern Organizations

Leadership is a multifaceted endeavor that extends far beyond mere management. It’s about inspiring others, making tough decisions, and navigating the complex landscape of today’s business environment. As you embark on this journey, understanding the nuances of effective leadership can transform challenges into opportunities for growth and development. This guide, courtesy of Propel Businessworks, explores…

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Fostering Community Well-Being: How Small Businesses Drive Health and Prosperity

Small businesses weave threads beyond economic growth in the tapestry of a community’s vitality. They are the heartbeat of local neighborhoods, innovation engines, and health and well-being catalysts. While they contribute significantly to the economic landscape, their impact extends further, reaching into the realm of community health and prosperity. This article, courtesy of Propel Businessworks,…

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Honoring All Mompreneurs

If I was a business owner and entrepreneur long before I was a mother, can I call myself a mompreneur?  According to Wikipedia, I guess I can! Their description says, “A mompreneur is a female business owner who actively balances the roles of a mother and an entrepreneur. The term was introduced around 1994.” [ref] And that’s good because…

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“Should Your Agency Say Goodbye To Social Media?”: Jamie Interviewed by Brooke Sellas for Social Media Examiner’s Marketing Agency Show

This month I was asked to share my story and thoughts on how Propel, as a marketing agency, left social media services behind and forged a new trail without it. Listen to the podcast or watch it on YouTube, and see the Q&A notes below. Being interviewed by Brooke Sellas for Social Media Examiner’s Marketing…

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Overcoming Imposter Syndrome

Self-taught and self-studied, addicted, and borderline obsessed, I may not have “formal” marketing education per se, but with over 30 years of observation and learning on my own, you might say experience is my foundation. And many would agree that is more valuable. But that doesn’t stop the brain from doubting what I know… and…

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It’s Take Your Dog To Work Day 2023

It’s Take Your Dog To Work Day 2023 and I’m honoring my 13 year old trusty sidekick Halo who has been part of Propel from the beginning! Work may look a little different these days, but he’s still the best little buddy a girl could ask for. This little guy is a dachshund mini-poodle and…

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