5 Basic Proofreading Habits

Proofreading can be skewed based on our mood, our level of fatigue, as well as our mindset. If you think you are not going to do a good job of proofreading, then you probably won’t.  I frequently proofread for clients and friends, and when I write, I find it...

Today’s Mom and Pop Stores

Maybe you do, maybe you don’t remember mom and pop stores. You may have one in business today in your neighborhood. What I particularly remember about a handful of mom and pop stores that I frequented in my youth were the ambiance of smiling faces behind the...

How to Say I’m Sorry

Have you ever worked yourself into a corner? The corner of “can I pull up the rug and hide under it”? When you’ve tried to say I’m sorry, and then you ended up saying too much? Words are stronger than Gorilla glue, once the’re said they...

Bookkeeper vs. Accountant

The difference between a bookkeeper vs. an accountant can be compared to a technician verses a general manager. Technicians are skilled. They replace parts, perform routine maintenance, and they service pieces of equipment to ensure they operate smooth on a day-to-day...