Book Signing is an Act of Faith

Book Signing is an Act of Faith

With a few days left before my first official book signing I find myself full of questions, riding an emotional roller coaster peaked with highs and lows. It’s all mostly good yet I don’t know what I don’t know. I spent some quiet time reflecting...
5 Reasons Postcards Are Timeless

5 Reasons Postcards Are Timeless

Did you know postcards have been used since the late 1800’s?¬†That in itself tells me post cards are timeless and an important piece of our history. Read on for 5 reasons postcards are timeless and worth the time to send You can add a ray of sunshine to...
Save Time, Repurpose Content

Save Time, Repurpose Content

Do you want to save time? Repurpose content. I am a huge believer in the art of repurposing content and even if I was not a social media consultant I would still share this nugget of business advice with anyone who would listen. That’s how strongly I feel about...
Best Use of Your Time

Best Use of Your Time

http://kimshawkins.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/f627dc60-73dc-4de6-b5e4-8260ef278fc6.mp4 Q. What’s the best use of your time when using social media for business? This question comes up frequently because time is of the essence. No one wants to waste time, it...
Write This Down

Write This Down

Write this down because it is important. Most answers to the things you question lie within you. This is something I would share with someone younger. It is a timeless message like something I’d hope to find in a bottle. There are things I wish someone had...
Color Wonder, My Secret Joy

Color Wonder, My Secret Joy

Color Wonder markers by Crayola are one of my favorite guilty pleasures. I use the term guilty loosely because it’s not such a bad thing to enjoy coloring. A whole new market has opened up with the latest craze–adult coloring books. I was standing in...