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A Nano-Vacation can do the Trick
Business, Shannon Mouton, Women In Business
A Nano-Vacation can do the Trick
4 May 2012

and making time for my parents and large extended family. I was going from one thing to the next without taking a minute to catch my breath…it was grueling. Within the first three months, the crazy pace had taken its toll: my creativity was shot, I began missing important deadlines and couldn’t shake a nasty cough. Read more…

    Coming May 14th, #WGBIZ Chat with Shannon Mouton (@shannonrenee)
    Business, Shannon Mouton, Women In Business
    Coming May 14th, #WGBIZ Chat with Shannon Mouton (@shannonrenee)
    19 April 2012

    The Women Grow Business community is pleased to be once again having a contributor lead our monthly chat series at the guest expert. On May 14th, at noon Eastern, we will be welcoming Shannon Mouton, Director of Marketing and Digital Media for McKinney & Associates. She’s also been the lead at Topaz Consulting since it was founded, and a regular contributor to Women Grow Business for years. Read more…

      Making an Adjustment to Your Routine
      Shannon Mouton,Women In Business
      Making an Adjustment to Your Routine
      14 October 2011

      It’s time to get back into the routine. You get up, do this, accomplish that and go to bed… you know rinse, lather and repeat. Read more…

        Grab a BHAG!
        Empowerment, Entrepreneurship, Shannon Mouton
        Grab a BHAG!
        19 July 2011

        Microsoft’s BHAG: A computer on every desk and in every home. Google’s BHAG: Organize the world’s information and make it universally accessible and useful. What is your Big Hairy Audacious Goal? Do you want to… Read more…

          Get It Together In 2011
          Balancing Act, Empowerment, Shannon Mouton
          Get It Together In 2011
          12 January 2011

          You promised your spouse, children and most importantly yourself, this year would be different. You bought color-coded post-its, markers and a universal calendar; you took time between Christmas and New Year’s to plan the process out and two unexpected “off-the-calendar” engagements have derailed your system. You have been in 2011 for less than 30 days and you’re already feeling defeated, ready to give up. Read more…

            The Myth of Brand Control
            Marketing/Branding, Shannon Mouton, social media
            The Myth of Brand Control
            20 September 2010

            Marketers often speak about controlling their brand, which by definition is out of their control. In layman’s terms, a product’s brand is the individual and collective thoughts and feelings of said product’s customers. The product’s brand is what people think, and how they feel, about it. Read more…

              Twin Towers of Power: Time and Consistency
              Launching a business, Shannon Mouton, Women In Business
              Twin Towers of Power: Time and Consistency
              11 August 2010

              The amount of time and level of consistency you put into something is directly proportional to your results: part-time effort will get you part-time return. It is with time and consistency that children move from crawling to walking. It is with time and consistency that small savings become golden parachutes. Read more…

                How Will You Eat That Elephant?
                Shannon Mouton,Women In Business
                How Will You Eat That Elephant?
                1 July 2010

                Before anyone thinks I’m advocating cruelty to animals – I’m not. The inspiration for this post came from this excellent read on how to eat an elephant. Again, no pachyderms are at risk here; it’s a great read on breaking down your large goals into manageable chunks, which increases your chance of success, and let’s you enjoy life along the way. Read more…

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