ADS’s Top Small Biz & Fav Christmas Gift Ideas Under $100 (plus a few bonus ones above)

Ready for the holidays? Well you can get ready quick with these small business and top ADS-approved Christmas gifts for under $100 (with few exceptions). Everything from stocking stuffers to fun ideas for the hardest person to buy for. Gifts for the ladies, babies, gentlemen, drone-enthusiasts, wine lovers and more. We even included our top … Continue reading ADS’s Top Small Biz & Fav Christmas Gift Ideas Under $100 (plus a few bonus ones above)

What’s your ONE thing? [ Book Review: “The ONE Thing” ]

When's the last time you truly sat down and thought about your biggest, craziest, wildest dreams? If you had to picture it, could you imagine how those insanely humongous dreams could actually break down to actionable tasks and goals? Can you see what your path to those dreams looks like 5 years out, 1 year out, … Continue reading What’s your ONE thing? [ Book Review: “The ONE Thing” ]

The Wrong Donations – Some Tough Words on Disaster Relief

ABOUT HURRICANE DONATIONS: If you're going to send donations for any of the hurricane relief efforts,  please DON'T send unuseful things like coats, sweaters, lingerie, soiled undergarments and prom dresses. Emptying your drawers and sending them to TX does not help, it HINDERS. Scroll through to the bottom of this article to find out the … Continue reading The Wrong Donations – Some Tough Words on Disaster Relief

Leopard is a neutral (and many other style tips you didn’t know)

Yes, leopard - and apparently any kind of animal print - is a neutral. The colors - tans, browns, blacks - are all neutrals. Zebra is a neutral. Snakeskin. Also, curvy girls can wear stripes, patterns can be mixed and - above all - positively everything must be tailored according to ADS Style Chat expert Morgan … Continue reading Leopard is a neutral (and many other style tips you didn’t know)

Top 5 PR Tips that WORK (from one of journalism’s finest)

As entrepreneurs, everyone wants exposure for their business. Why? Because good exposure positively increases brand awareness. PR is a great way to do that “for free” so to speak – unlike traditional advertising which costs (print, digital, outdoor advertising on billboards, radio and TV commercials, etc.). Note: PR technically isn’t always “free” as many of … Continue reading Top 5 PR Tips that WORK (from one of journalism’s finest)