Client spotlight – Brennan Zelener, CEO, Newaya

I’ve been working for several years with Brennan Zelener, CEO of Newaya Recycling in Fort Collins, Colorado. Brennan continues to impress me as a proactive, energetic entrepreneur. I love working with him. Anne: Tell us about your business. What does Newaya do?...

The Amazing 14-year-old Cole Summers (aka Kevin Cooper)

A friend recently sent me this story about a 14-year-old young man from Beryl, Utah who as an author and on social media used the pseudonym of Cole Summers. His real name was Kevin Cooper. Please do yourself a favor and read this introduction as well as Kevin Cooper’s...

How to Energize Your Office And You!

I read a great article on tweaks you can make to your work environment to improve your happiness and productivity. The article makes suggestions about having plants, adding color, using good ergonomics, and getting to a different locale sometimes. I’ve always...

Gift Boxes Now or Anytime

[Updated Oct. 13, 2021] Gift boxes provide a wonderful surprise to the recipient. Take this one, for example. My fabulous client, Well-Bred Bakery, send me a gift box of their amazing shortbreads. I had no idea they were sending it. What a lovely – and...

NY Times Gives Thumbs Up to Freedom No-Pull Dog Harness

The Freedom No-Pull dog harness is getting kudos (not cujos 🙂 again. Wirecutter (part of the New York Times) is a list of the best gear and gadgets for people who want to save the time and stress of figuring out what to buy.  Last month, they did a post on the best...