Writing

Steve Azar: “There are no obstacles”

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Steve Azar has an infectious kind of positive energy. When he’s excited about a project or a song, he practically bounces off the walls and you wonder if he ever sits down – or finds time to sleep. Azar was born in the Mississippi Delta – the birthplace of the blues. When he was ten […]

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Tower of Power’s Jerry Cortez: Stay True to Yourself

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The weather outside was stormy but it was nothing compared to the atmosphere inside the Delta Sky Club in Salt Lake City. Flights had been delayed or grounded and scores of passengers were mad as hell. Some were yelling at ticket agents. Some were being nasty to the wait staff. Some were yelling into phones. […]

Books

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Looking for a good read? We’ve got you covered. The BRAVO! Way: Building a Southern Restaurant Dynasty tells the tale of two restauranteurs that bucked the odds, using creativity and faith to build a lasting restaurant dynasty, 27 years and counting. In Free Publicity for Your Business and Insider Secrets for Free Media Attention, award-winning […]

Dawn Dugle Writing Portfolio

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Dawn Dugle’s books: The BRAVO! Way: Building a Southern Restaurant Dynasty Insider Secrets for Free Media Attention Free Publicity for Your Business From Clutter to Cash: Selling on Facebook Marketplace   Dawn Dugle’s Articles: CoSIDA Magazine: “How to Find Your Content Champions” LinkedIn: “Crisis Management 101: How to Create a Plan”  LinkedIn: “Crisis Management 101: […]

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5 ways to write like a human being in business

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For nearly 25 years, I fought “groaners” in the broadcast journalism business. Groaners are those words that people don’t actually use in conversation.  Words like:  Altercation Allegation Motorist Pedestrians They also include phrases like: Up in arms Fled on foot Opened fire I would spend most of my editing time turning this: The altercation broke […]

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#ShopSmall for Clutter-Free Gift Ideas

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Looking for a gift idea for someone living a clutter-free life? A gift card or certificate to a local business not only gives your loved one an experience, but it also gives your local business community a boost. Here are some ideas: