2 Hounds Design featured in Pet Business

I’m delighted that my client, 2 Hounds Design, has been featured in this month’s edition of Pet Business, the pet world’s leading trade magazine devoted to helping pet retailers. I started helping them when the owner, Alisha Navarro, had only two...

Responding to Criticism

[Updated June 23, 2021] We may be coming out of the Covid-19 pandemic, but tensions remain high among us homo sapiens! Learning how to deal with criticism continues to be a CRUCIAL SKILL. Here’s a *great* article on responding to criticism from the brilliant...

Two Keys to the Successful Growth of Your Business

[Updated July 1, 2021] Most business owners want their business to grow. The challenge is that growth brings its own set of problems with it. I think two of the most critical issues related to growth are financing and leadership. One of my clients who has a...

Axiom Business Book Awards – Newsweek memoir

My grandfather, Thomas J. C. Martyn, has won the 2015 Axiom Business Book Awards bronze medal for his memoir of how he founded Newsweek magazine – Inside the Founding of Newsweek: How a Hot-Tempered, One-Legged R.A.F. Pilot Launched an American Media Giant. The...

Lost my data – backups and more backups

Have you ever lost your data or needed to restore a website? We all hate to lose some of our digital information, so we wisely use backup systems. I take it one step further. For a minimal investment of time and money, a little extra insurance can come in handy. This...