Tag Archives | Charitable Donations

Perky’s Paw Necklace

I would like to thank everyone who purchased a Perky’s Paw Necklace during the last quarter of 2009.  Your support enabled Siena and me to bring a $400 donation check to VetDogs, an organization that provides service dogs to our veterans who are disabled.  If you would like more information on the Perky’s Paw Necklace, […]

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Please Vote for VetDogs!

Chase Bank has just announced a new community initiative to give grants to deserving charities.  The 100 charities with the most votes will each receive a $25,000 grant.  Voting will continue and ultimately, one charity will win a $1,000,000 grant.  Wouldn’t it be great if that could be VetDogs?  They would be able to train […]

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S.A.V.E. Customer Service

To be successful in a less-than-ideal economy – actually, in ANY economy – my business needs to provide a beautiful product, good value and excellent customer service. Jay Goltz recently wrote a NY Times article that encapsulates  the heart of great customer service.  The author’s ideas are very much in line with mine – make […]

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A Business Plan Break – Why Buy Handmade?

I admit, I am NOT a business person.  I do whatever I need to do to make sure my business will run smoothly, but my business posts are a bit dry, if you know what I mean.  So forgive me for interspersing non-business posts along with the business ones – if I didn’t do so, […]

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