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For Love of the Game

Monday Apr 3rd, 2017

I’m a baseball fan. I have been one since I was four years old and my dad started taking me to Forbes Field to see the Pittsburgh Pirates play. We sat in the bleachers in Left Field where my dad watched the game and I watched the dry ice at the concession stand make “magic smoke” as I waved to Willie Stargell.



Monday Mar 27th, 2017

Imagine that you have one thing to do. You have all the time, resources, desire, and energy necessary to do it! Great! Now add real life. You have one thing to do that will make a HUGE impact on you and your business. You want to get it done, you block out the time, and then…


Be Grateful for Struggle

Monday Mar 13th, 2017

What a great message to receive in your email on a Monday, right? No one wants struggle. We want smooth sailing and accomplishments! But let’s face it, there are days, even months, where the struggle is real.


Make Things Happen

Monday Feb 27th, 2017

When envisioning how we would like to see things in our personal and professional lives, we often “wait to see what happens.” In some cases, this may be the right approach, because, let's face it, some things do take time...but, what about the things that we can control?


Say Yes

Tuesday Feb 21st, 2017

In prior Niche Notes, I have suggested that you learn how to say no. No to being overscheduled, no to being involved in unproductive organizations, no to people who continually make unreasonable requests…and now I am suggesting that you say yes?! I know that you may think that I am sending you mixed messages, but I’m not.


It's Our Anniversary!

Monday Feb 13th, 2017

This week marks our 5th Anniversary here at Niche! After more than 20 years of working freelance with businesses, we launched our full-time, rebranded company in February 2012.


Block In!

Monday Jan 30th, 2017

In planning for our week, we look at the meetings and appointments on our schedule and review how long they will last.


Your Happy Place

Tuesday Jan 24th, 2017

A subject that we address in some of our presentations is "environmental psychology." Simply put, "environmental psychology" is how your surroundings affect mood, behavior, thinking, and communication.


Two Simple Questions

Monday Jan 16th, 2017

We often begin the New Year creating a list of goals. Some of us may even break these goals down into monthly and quarterly objectives. We rely on this practice because we know that it’s the daily, sustained focus that drives our accomplishments.


New Year, New Slate!

Monday Jan 9th, 2017

Most New Year's resolutions are proactive in nature. We resolve to start exercising, spend more time with family, or lose weight - perhaps you followed my advice from a few weeks ago and created a comprehensive roadmap to success in 2017 (if so, I'm really proud of you and fully support your efforts!).

Niche Team, LLC