Confessions of a Contest Entrant

  • Fran Stephenson
  • February 13, 2012
  • 3 min read

I was certain I would get a phone call last month to say that I had won the contest.  Not just any contest, but the Williams-Sonoma, Real Simple Holiday Sweepstakes Extravaganza or something like that. The prize was awesome. A $5000 gift card to shop at Williams-Sonoma.  There were so many things I needed for […]

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Business Plans and Sticky Notes

  • Fran Stephenson
  • July 21, 2011
  • 2 min read

I have been writing a lot of proposals for new business lately and it’s easy to get lost in the details when you are trying to impress a new client and win their business.  It’s gratifying to have the opportunity to write proposals but when you are working on them back-to-back for different types of […]

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