Late in the summer of 2017, my husband (Wally) and I were strolling down the main street of Balboa Island, our favorite vacation spot, when Wally noticed a name on a door….Terri Sjodin, Professional Speaker. I was intrigued. My formal... Read More
A Scrappy Attitude Helps Make Strong Connections
Star Tribune / Business
OUTSWIMMING THE SHARKS - Harvey Mackay
Whether you are trying to launch your entrepreneurial vision, close a big deal, land your dream job, get... Read More
Spring is in full swing and it’s my favorite time of year to execute a fun and simple scrappy strategy: walk meetings.
As you start to think about how to dazzle a key decision maker, keep in mind that your options are virtually endless,... Read More
Just a fun little Scrappy share...
This video project started as a quirky brainstorming idea to help promote the book during the holidays last year and it grew from there. To actually put it all together took a... Read More
Our October scrappy person of the month is Troy Wood, CEO of Lakeview Hospital in Bountiful, UT. We selected Troy because he exhibits the qualities of a scrappy leader...
The illustrations in the book Scrappy focus primarily on how an... Read More
Whether or not you have seen it, I trust you have heard about the run-away hit musical, Hamilton, created by Lin-Manuel Miranda. (It's a musical about the life of American Founding Father Alexander Hamilton.) One of the pivotal songs in the... Read More
Ahhh… summer is just around the corner. Long, sunny days, warm nights, and hopefully a little time to refresh your mind, body, and spirit. Here are three simple suggestions that will help you enjoy your summer break (whether you’re on a... Read More
Scrappy Valentine’s Day!
A scrappy effort might help you find success in your dating life…
SCRAPPY \’skra-pē\ adj: Full of fighting spirit—synonymous with having moxie, being feisty, enthusiastic, gutsy, lively, and... Read More
Happy Scrappy New Year! My goal with this blog in 2017 is to take the time once a month to profile clever individuals from all walks of life who are playing big and making things happen! I hope that when you hear their stories it will... Read More
My goal with this blog is to help support you and your "scrappy spirit" by highlighting inspiring individuals who are playing big and making things happen!
One of my favorite “story shares” from Scrappy is on Strategy (Scrappy: A... Read More