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26 10, 2015

Never Too Early- to get a jump the season

By |October 26th, 2015|Building a Store, Gifts, Holidays, Philanthropy|

It’s already Christmas in my mind…building your inventory to prepare, ordering packaging to figure out what will be the hot sellers and projecting your needs. My family wants me to chill a bit…it’s not even Halloween…

Now that I realize how big we are as a gift store, bigger than I anticipated…we are getting ready. Thus the New Blog Today.

Enjoy and click below.

http://www.oliveconnection.com/business-gifts-time-to-make-your-list/

22 08, 2015

Olive Connection Blog

By |August 22nd, 2015|Building a Store, Family, Olive Connection, Selling|

http://www.oliveconnection.com/we-love-our-customers/
Hello Friends

I want to share with you how the blog journey will evolve.  When I write about the store I will do it on the Olive Connections website, and add a link here so you can easily see it.  Better yet, sign up on the website and you can get it automatically.  I will still use my personal blog site when I want to share thoughts not part [...]

12 08, 2015

One Store Opens/Another Closes

By |August 12th, 2015|Building a Store, Business, Celebrations, Friendship, Leadership, Personal Development, Selling|

We opened our store Olive Connection one week ago and it has been fantastic! Our friends rallied to support us, as did the neighborhood. It is sleepy August in Brookline, many people are away, so those that came in were local and curious. Most people bought something! Web site launched. www.oliveconnection  Check it out.  There is a lot of bedtime reading here.  Hope you find it interesting.

Award Winning Olive Oil [...]

6 07, 2015

Welcome to my World

By |July 6th, 2015|Building a Store, Business, Design, Family, Food, Inspiration, New Businesses, Olive Connection, Products, Retail Stores, Selling|

But I don’t like that sink…whah

I need it smaller! Can you find me one?

It has to be changed out…Now!

Because I can!

Really, I need a 3 sink?  After this I should open a restaurant…do I really need to add an expensive grease trap? Making nice with the Health Inspector. Oh the things I am learning…

We are on the home stretch, and it is an intense orbit.  General contractor meetings, pushing [...]