Marketing

Originally published in the Boulder Daily Camera and the Longmont Daily Times-Call.

We all have heard of the salesperson who can sell ice to an Eskimo. I can trump that. I’ve sold poo on a stick to tourists and had them lining up for more. It’s all in the marketing. Marketing isn’t rocket science, but to do it effectively you need to
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Originally published in the Boulder Daily Camera and the Longmont Daily Times-Call.

There we were, and I couldn’t have been prouder. We were lined up in front of the church. The wedding was about to begin. My sweet little boy was all primed to go as ring-bearer. Then everything changed. “Where’s my bear suit?” he asked. Bear suit? What bear suit? Suddenly
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Originally published in the Boulder Daily Camera and the Longmont Daily Times-Call.

I’ve freshened up my summer running clothes, resuscitated my favorite sweat-stained baseball cap, and am again pounding along my favorite outdoor running paths. But don’t look for me in a crowd of runners. I’m too competitive to compete. When it comes to competitive running, I’m a middle-of-the-pack woman. The whippet
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Originally published in the Boulder Daily Camera and the Longmont Daily Times-Call.

While making the rounds at holiday parties, I’m often tempted to seek free advice. Even though good advice is there for the taking, I restrain myself. That’s why when I’m talking with a doctor and my knee is aching, I smile and ask the professional if she would like another
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Originally published in the Boulder Daily Camera and the Longmont Daily Times-Call.

Why KISS? The thought kept running through my mind while I was pounding up I-25 on my way to a sold-out KISS concert at Cheyenne Frontier Days. Why KISS? Why has that rock band survived and thrived while so many others have crashed and burned or retired quietly to old
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