barbara corcoran, leadership, small business, personal growth

Terrified of failure? Take more risks.

Throughout my career, I’ve tended to internalize feedback to my work – especially negative feedback.  Even if criticism wasn’t intended, I would analyze every sentence, statement and word and roll it over in my head. It is not that I become defensive, or reactive – I just dwell a little too long on things I should[…]

2016, new year, goals, small business

Happy New Year, Baby.

  Well, J. Stafford Marketing is experiencing our first New Year and we are ready to take on 2016. Since we are only a few months old, resolutions seem a little, well, unwise at this time. Perhaps we can settle for some reasonable goals? Personally, 2015 was quite a doozy. I am learning how to[…]