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Making Big Decisions

December 13, 2018 Presentation at Coast Women in Business Making Big Decisions by Catherine Marshall, nonprofit consultant, Capbuilders When we come to a fork in the road, what do we do? Toss a coin? Consult a guru? Trust our gut? Whether expanding a business, hiring a first employee, or thinking about retiring, we’d like to believe we’re thoughtful with our decision-making. This workshop was inspired by the book, “Farsighted: How…

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Self-Management: So Much Work, So Little Time

Time Management Essentials by Rachel Clark, EMyth Coach, Synergy Business Coaching “The bad news is, time flies. The good news is, you’re the pilot.” -Michael Altshuler, author Today’s Learning Objectives Help you create a better work-life balance Help you enjoy your work more Take responsibility for your choices Analyze how you use your time Learn skills for organizing and planning your time better Build skills to better manage yourself and…

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Tess Albin-Smith, Candidate for Fort Bragg City Council

VOTE on November 6, 2018 Tess Albin-Smith for Fort Bragg City Council I am a female who has always worked in fields that are considered non-traditional for women. I was a young athlete when women were not allowed to participate in sports. I was one of the first female foresters for the state of California. In my professional career, I trained and worked in the areas of forestry, agriculture, environmental…

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Mary Rose Kaczorowski, Candidate for Fort Bragg City Council

VOTE on November 6, 2018 Mary Rose Kaczorowski for Fort Bragg City Council Moving Forward with Sustainable and Smart Growth Solutions “Democracy without women is incomplete.” -Mary Rose Kaczorowski MY PRIORITIES – With Your Help: Engage all sectors of our community to work on creative and sustainable solutions to achieve affordable housing and end homelessness More input from youth, seniors, and non-resident Fort Bragg small business owners Establish a think-tank…

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Creating and Managing Your Website with WordPress

by Marinela Miclea, Managing Partner, Mendo Digital Contents: Why WordPress Creating Your Website Maintaining Your Website Questions and Answers 1. Why WordPress Factors to consider when choosing a content management system (CMS): Cost Design and layout Developers Difficulty eCommerce Flexibility Hosting Security WordPress Pros and Cons WordPress strengths include: Ease of use Multiple add-ons (plugins, themes, widgets), most of which are free Customizable Good search engine optimization (SEO) integration Plenty…