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What every entrepreneur can learn from kids on Easter

As I traipsed behind my kids and their friends this Sunday hunting for colored eggs – real and plastic – I marveled at their determination. Despite exhaustion, they would not stop until they found that last, elusive egg. While I watched, I realized I could learn a thing or two from them. Be excited by...

No Website? No Excuse!

In my last post, I talked about my preference for word-of-mouth referrals. When I’m looking for a new product or service provider, my network is my go-to source. My “trusted circle” isn’t huge, however, and there are times when they can’t steer me in the right direction. I love gardening, but...

Spread the Word

I’ve loved working at Vox since I joined the team full time last October, but transitioning from freelancer to employee has been an adjustment. Between work, family, sleep and baking (yes, baking is one of my basic needs), there are things that I just can’t do anymore. One is keeping up with house...

A Lesson in Customer Relationship Management

…what not to do! By Sadie Dressekie This blog post is too long.  And it’s not exactly about PR.  I realize that.  But by the time you get to the end, I think you will understand why I had to write it, and I hope you will forgive my verbosity. I have been a T-Mobile customer for close to 12...

How to Improve Search Engine Optimization (SEO)

Search engine optimization should be an important part of every business’ marketing strategy. SEO can significantly improve the visibility of your website in Oregon (unpaid) search results, and therefore increase the number of people who visit your site. Depending on your goals, SEO can be a complex and...

Pack Your Bags, Not The Wine

In the short span of three months, Vox successfully moved two offices during the past year. While our staff and clients are thrilled with our bright new offices in Eugene and Portland and we’ve enjoyed getting to know new neighbors and finding new favorite local coffee shops, we also collectively sigh in...

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