So many project management tools to choose from. Asana is a simple and versatile cloud-based PM tool that I have stuck with and love.Read more "Asana: A Simple and Versatile Project Management Solution"
Effective follow-up with clients can make or break your business. Here are seven tips I’ve found very helpful over the years.Read more "Seven Steps for a Friendly Follow-up"
This was a post I originally published in June 2009. It’s interesting to see how much of it is around today. If you’re a pro photographer, how does this make you feel?Read more "The Future of Professional Portrait Photography"
Ask any filmmaker worth her weight in salt and she’ll tell you that perhaps the most important part in the filmmaking process is pre-production. The more planning and preparation you can do ahead of time, the better the rest of the process will be. Today I want to share with you five tips to perk […]Read more "Five Tips to Perfect Your Pre-production"
Yesterday I was in a local UPS Store getting information about their box services. The manager I met with was a young guy, but really on the ball. Polite. Courteous. Informative. Didn’t give me a hard sell. I wasn’t ready to commit right then and there but told him I’d call back. He copied my […]Read more "Do You Have Systems in Place to Close the Deal?"
Last December I offered a special rate on our photographer promo services as long as I would be allowed to do something different than the many promos I had done before. One of the photogs that took me up on that deal was Ed Diaz of Diaz Digital Discoveries in Massachusetts. My style tends to […]Read more "How to Shoot an Effective Photographer Promo"
The savvy sci-fan fan will recognize this blog title as the official title of George Lucas’ 4th episode (but, first release) of the “Star Wars” saga. So, it’s only fitting that I name this blog post after the aforementioned movie. First, because it’s the fourth blog post in a series that started April 2 when […]Read more "A New Hope"