CLIMATE CHAT: Video Interview with Dr. David Suzuki – Fri September 6th 2019

CLIMATE CHAT: Video Interview with Dr. David Suzuki – Fri September 6th 2019

Someone suggested we do daytime documentary screenings, so I thought this would be a great opportunity to watch this powerful one-hour video of Dr David Suzuki. Interviewed by Australian entrepreneur and business strategist Kerwin Rae, Suzuki talks about climate change and the need to move beyond business as usual. The environmentalist, activist, professor of genetics […]

CRASH COURSE: Unblock Those Creative Blocks – FRI August 16th 2019

CRASH COURSE: Unblock Those Creative Blocks – FRI August 16th 2019

Still writing that Great American Novel? Why is your self-portrait only half painted? Is your film project in permanent post-production? And why didn’t you pitch on that coveted project? Creatives and artists frequently find themselves blocked and in a shame spiral of self-sabotage. Identities are questioned, life goals are sidelined, and your calling “calling” becomes […]

CLIMATE CHAT: Where Do Our Clothes Come From? – Fri August 2nd 2019

CLIMATE CHAT: Where Do Our Clothes Come From? – Fri August 2nd 2019

The climate discussion often focuses around alternative energy production, transportation options, building construction, and food systems. But we’ve been neglecting an important component of our consumption: FIBER. In this age of fast fashion, Americans, on average, buy about 65 garments per person per year, with much ending up in landfills. Communities around the world often […]

CRASH COURSE: PR for Entrepreneurs, Small Biz and Non-Profits – Fri June 21st 2019

CRASH COURSE: PR for Entrepreneurs, Small Biz and Non-Profits – Fri June 21st 2019

If you want to be an influencer in your industry or the non-profit everyone wants to support, you’ve got to get bigger media visibility. Based on her international bestseller, Guerrilla Publicity, Jill Lublin shares simple strategies to help you go from unknown to newsworthy. Sharing her proven secrets to understanding what the media wants, Jill […]

CLIMATE CHAT: The Sonoma Climate Challenge – Join the Action! Fri June 7th 2019

CLIMATE CHAT: The Sonoma Climate Challenge – Join the Action! Fri June 7th 2019

The Sonoma Climate Challenge is about rising up in this historic moment and coming together to take action towards the shared goal of richer, more resilient lives and communities. This joint action of the Sonoma County Regional Climate Protection Agency and Daily Acts has the ambitious—and achievable!—goal to have 500 households participate and collectively reduce […]

CRASH COURSE: Double Your Sales Without More Marketing – FRI May 17th 2019

CRASH COURSE: Double Your Sales Without More Marketing – FRI May 17th 2019

If you’re a Consultant, Coach, or Freelancer ready to break through the chaos of your business and streamline your sales process to get high-quality clients and create consistent, recurring income – then this Crash Course is for you. Joanna Sapir is going to outline 5 key principles that will help you double your income without […]

Climate Chat: What Wall Street is Thinking – Fri May 3rd 2019

Climate Chat: What Wall Street is Thinking – Fri May 3rd 2019

As tales of weather catastrophes are splattered across our news daily, one has to question whether or not Wall Street is watching as well. They sure are. Dale Wannen, President of Petaluma-based Sustainvest Asset Management, an advisory firm focused on sustainable and responsible investing, will give us some interesting examples of how climate change is […]

CRASH COURSE: B-Corp Certification: How to Use Your Business as a Force for Good – FRI April 19th 2019

CRASH COURSE: B-Corp Certification: How to Use Your Business as a Force for Good – FRI April 19th 2019

Have you noticed the little Certified B Corp logo popping up on some of your favorite companies? Wonder if your business should join this forward-thinking movement, dedicated to creating responsible companies? These days, thousands of companies run earth-friendly marketing campaigns while engaging in harmful practices behind the scenes. B Corp certification separates the truly ethical […]

CRASH COURSE: Contract Law – Key Sales Contract Clauses – FRI March 29th, 2019

CRASH COURSE: Contract Law – Key Sales Contract Clauses – FRI March 29th, 2019

Clear, concise, written sales contracts are key to a successful business. If you are in the business of providing goods and/or services, whether you are just starting out or are up to your neck in work, the likelihood is that you deal with sales contracts on a regular basis. It is often tempting to grab […]

CRASH COURSE: Earthquake. Fire. Flood. Are You Ready for the Next Disaster? – Fri March 15th 2019

CRASH COURSE: Earthquake. Fire. Flood. Are You Ready for the Next Disaster? – Fri March 15th 2019

Disasters can strike at any time, with or without warning, and with devastating consequences. We’ve watched our neighboring communities suffer from recent fires, floods, and earthquakes. Yet, even though we all know we should be prepared for the moment disaster strikes us, most of us feel overwhelmed about all the skills we need to have […]