Why the latest Facebook algorithm has affected your website

Many of us rely on Facebook to boost our sales, promote our brand, or get our message out. Up to this point, Facebook has worked well for most of us, however, all that is changing because Facebook has recently changed its algorithms. Algorithms Facebook's latest change is forcing us to make better content, which, I … Continue reading Why the latest Facebook algorithm has affected your website

The connection between web design and content writing

Photo credit: Annie Spratt My love of design and an economical decision based on transferable skills led me to write web content alongside web designers, information architects, other digital gurus and great cake bakers. I work in an environment where opinions are valued and knowledge is shared; where a collaborative spirit across competing divisions benefits all … Continue reading The connection between web design and content writing

Hello

Outside my French doors I hear Adele loud, clear, strong taking her band and her techies through a hot Sunday afternoon dress rehearsal. Sensational. I'm so lucky,  I have the best piece of real estate in town right now. Ring side seat to an incredible singer. No ticket needed. If I had a ticket I … Continue reading Hello

Do not listen with the intent to reply but with the intent to understand

What is the single most important tool we require to listen well? The answer is simple: Stop thinking about what we’re going to say next and focus on what the other person is saying right at the very moment they say it. This is called "active listening." Active listening is reasonably easy to do; we … Continue reading Do not listen with the intent to reply but with the intent to understand