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Publishing a new book called “Content Marketing for Lawyers”

Excited about the release of my new book. I’ve been taking a hiatus from blogging while finishing my first book called “Content Marketing for Lawyers”. It’s to help attorney’s create compelling content and use powerful social media strategies to attract more clients and become a legal thought leader.It’s taken me just over a year to complete…

The Most Successful Business Trip is Not a Business Trip

Uber-successful entrepreneurs know one of the keys to building a highly profitable business is to not to spend all your time working. They know the value of taking time to relax, have fun, and to re-charge. Putting off vacations or refusing to take down time is a creativity killer. And a relationship buster. My recent…

Advice on How to Really Do Business with Fortune 500 Companies

I’m especially pleased to share this post about doing business with Fortune 500 companies and my winning strategy. The truth is it’s not easy to get contracts once you’re certified as a woman-owned (WBE) or minority-owned business (MBE). In fact, corporations prioritizing increasing the number of diverse suppliers in their supply chain don’t consider the…

Top Class Operational Service

During a lunch meeting recently, the waiter at the Cast & Plow restaurant at the Ritz-Carlton came to the table to tell me “I have wonderful news for you Ms. Ruiz – our chef has an amazing beef burger today he wants to prepare for you.” With a bright smile and respectful demeanor he went…

Find Yourself a Business Mentor

You may have heard Jim Rohn’s quote – “You are the average of the five people you spend the most time with.” I believe this to be true not only in our personal lives but in our business lives as well. Which is why I purposefully look for business mentors to learn from. One of…

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