I was recently asked: are survey sweepstakes worth entering? I replied yes, even thought I had never won one.
My positive opinion reached the agency for the Harris Poll Online company and they contacted me to promote their client’s sweepstakes. It seems that the fact you also have an opportunity to win, along with earning cash or gift cards, is lost on some members and prospects. (more…)
In 2011 I cleaned out my office tearing a page out of Peter Walsh‘s book Lighten Up. I cleared out the clutter and gave away items I loved but didn’t use. I held seven CQ Retro Blog Contests. All the items had been gently loved (worn or used only once or twice) and most were “collector’s items” as they were obtained at past sweepstakes conventions. (more…)
In my first blog post this year I stated I looked forward to continue working on projects and programs with Alokozay Tea. This is one of them!
Alokozay Tea began a blogger program this year and I wanted to be part of it. I got the Blogger’s Toolbox from the ad agency, so I could follow the program guidelines and pretend I was a ‘real blogger’. (I am a blogger, but not a lifestyle or foodie blogger. I am a marketing and hobby blogger.) (more…)
When I was 25 I lived in Sydney, Australia for a year. I had a working holiday Visa and I landed myself a job as a Girl Friday in a small IT distribution company. The owner was a lovely, colorful and wise woman. She one told me, “Look global. Shop local.” The idea was to keep small businesses alive and well.
I love it when sponsors contact me to promote a product I am passionate about. I used to watch Little House on the Prairie® when I was a kid. I think every little girl wanted to be Laura. Was it your favorite childhood show (or books) too??
Now is your chance to win the Ultimate Little House on the Prairie® Prize Pack!! (more…)