By Guest Blogger, Donna DeClemente, Donna's Promo Talk There has been much written in the news about Pinterest lately. It's now the third most-visited social-networking site in the United States, according to a report recently released by Experian Marketing Services. Pinterest ranks behind only Facebook and Twitter in terms of... Read more →


By Guest Blogger, Donna DeClemente, Donna's Promo Talk Hola. Por favor excuse my absence last week while I was on vacation in Mexico with my husband, Kevin. We had a lovely time and it was the first visit we made to this area which they call the Maya Rivera. The... Read more →


By Guest Blogger, Donna DeClemente, Donna's Promo Talk Last week I attended the PMA's Annual Marketing Conference which was held in Chicago and I had the pleasure of moderating one of the break-out panel sessions which was called Building Brands through Promotion: Beyond Facebook. The focus was on how to... Read more →


By Guest Blogger, Donna DeClemente, Donna's Promo Talk Every four years we get an extra day added to the end of February, and today is that special day. Some say we should do something different with the day since it's an extra gift of time. However, today really is just... Read more →


by Yvonne DiVita This is for my daughters, my granddaughters, my friends, and everyone who has ever worked hard through discrimination. It's the first anniversary of the Lilly Ledbetter Act where President Obama went to bat for women and equal pay. This video is of Lilly, herself, talking about her... Read more →


A 2011 Year in Review - a blog post from each month

By Guest Blogger, Donna DeClemente, Donna's Promo Talk Where did 2011 go? Today is my 50th and last post of 2011 on the Lip-sticking blog. I'm planning to continue throughout 2012 and keep my Wednesday morning spot. At the end of 2010 I wrote this 2010 Year In Review post... Read more →


By Guest Blogger, Donna DeClemente, Donna's Promo Talk There's no Place Like Home for the Holidays. You know the saying and the song, right? T-Mobile hired 100 women who joined their corporate spokeswoman, Carly Foulkes, back on December 1 and staged a surprise performance of this song in the Woodfield... Read more →


Expanding your small on-line business to international sales

Guest Post by Colleen Hazelrigs In my last post I introduced the concept of opening your on-line product sales to international customers. Let’s explore that in a little more detail. With the internet the world has shrunk. People from every corner of the planet have access to your website and... Read more →


Guest post by Blog Manager Robbi Hess Social media moves and changes more quickly than the seasons – in some instances it seems to change and morph from one sunrise to the next! As a small business owner you’re faced with the daily task of working in and growing your... Read more →