Happy Veteran’s Day

Happy Veteran’s Day  In honor of Veteran’s Day, here are a few pictures. 🇺🇸The first picture is my Bootcamp graduation, I’m standing next to Medford, she was my battle buddy in basic training. I was 18 years old, 23 years ago. What I remember...

Do It Anyways

Do It Anyways  I am starting to train for an upcoming race in Feb, Sean O Brian 100K. I have trained and ran this race several times. It’s local, Western States Qualifier, really hard and put on by one of my favorite race directors. So it’s a no brainer....

Say No, to Say Yes

Say No, to Say Yes Over the last few months, I have been working with a productivity group called Lifehack Tribe. I mentioned this group in my previous post on removing my email from my phone.   One of the interesting tasks we participate in each week is to sit down...

Taking back my attention

Taking back My Attention    I have taken a big step last week; I have removed email access from my phone. Yes, I know, so scary! I run a small business and usually live and die by my email, but my goal is to give it a shot for 30 days. Over the last few months, I...

Amateur Crash course in Website Security:

Amateur Crash course in Website Security: Over the last several months I have been helping a client with a hacked website. This is not an area that I work in or that I know much about, however, I can jump on the phone with GoDaddy and connect clients with consultants...

Embrace the bored

Embrace the bored I am currently listening to the audiobook Atomica Habits by James Clear, and I have to say, it is fascinating and certainly got my mind racing. This morning, the section I listened to talked about ‘embracing the bored.” This topic is something that I...

Topping the Field with L.A. Social Karma

If what you give is what you get, then L.A. Social Karma has mastered the art of providing quality marketing, consulting, and management solutions so that we and our clients reap the benefits of a successful collaboration. In staying on top of the constant changes and...

Yelp Reviews

This week, I wanted to revisit the subject of Yelp. It’s been a while since I have posted about reviews in general, and I felt it would be useful to touch on the subject again. A few weeks back a client of mine had a 3rd party write a false Yelp review about his...

Click to Messenger Ads

Have you seen Facebook’s click-to-Messenger Ads yet?   I ran across one for The Boy & The Bear – Coffee Roastery in Culver City, last week AND I claimed my free coffee right away as well as I noticed several other people with the same offer in...