Corn husks, patience, and servant leadership

Posted on September 03, 2019

Recently, as I do almost every week in the summer, I picked up some local sweet corn from a nearby farm stand. (It's the only crop we can't figure out how to keep deer from destroying.) I brought it home and planned to shuck it later. Some we would eat…

Understanding your audience

Posted on August 13, 2019

Let's talk for a moment about customer experience. Recently, my family and I had a dinner out at one of our favorite dining establishments in town, 800 Degrees Three Fires. No, they're not a client of mine, but we love this place so much that I would like to use it…

Fort Wayne is SOUP-er innovative

Posted on July 26, 2019

I usually have a Thursday night commitment, but this week, I decided it was time to skip that and to FINALLY check out Fort Wayne SOUP. I was blessed enough to have my generous and community-minded mom accompany me.  Held at The Summit, Fort Wayne SOUP provides an opportunity for folks…

It's all about the relationships

Posted on July 19, 2019

If you ever have the opportunity to get together with Jere Johnson, do it! I had such a wonderful time getting to know Jere better this week as we dined at Smokehaus in New Haven for lunch. Even though our first time meeting face-to-face was just this April, we discovered many connections we…

ENGAGE 2019

Posted on May 08, 2019

ENGAGE 2019 Conference at Indiana Wesleyan University was time well spent over the weekend! I had such a fantastic time presenting on the effective marketing equation: Story + Audience + Transparency = Impact.  I was joined by engaged attendees and an incredible group of speakers. The staff at IWU was…