7 Degrees Blog

The Seven Degrees Blog is our way to share our thoughts on business, life, and of course, marketing, events and technology. Our goal is to educate, engage and inspire. We look forward to sharing ideas with our readers and hearing your feedback.

When Is It Time For A New Website?

March 30, 2021

If you are viewing this post, you may have noticed that we have just updated our website. After about 12 years in business, this is the 3rd major overhaul in addition to ongoing…

Starting a Business?

March 22, 2021

In the last year many people have jumped off the cliff and into the entrepreneurial pool. It’s an exciting time to go after your dream of owning your own business. It can also…

Pancakes are Not Cancelled

June 17, 2020

We cannot change history, but we can change the way that history is represented. Over the last few weeks, in response to the Black Lives Matter movement, a number of brands are modifying…

11 Years and Still Connecting

May 7, 2020

Last weekend was our 11th anniversary. Last year we celebrated a decade with a new logo, new name, and a shift in focus. Throughout the last year we’ve been lucky enough to help…

Be A Helper

March 30, 2020

You are scared. Your friends are scared. Your family is scared. The world is scared with you. If you aren’t an essential worker then you are probably (or should be) home. Events have…

Making Virtual Meetings Work

March 16, 2020

Face-to-face meetings and events are my first love. Since I was seven years old I have loved the idea of gathering people, providing them delicious food, creating fun and memorable experiences. I love…

Working From Home

March 12, 2020

Remote workers. Virtual employees. No pants required jobs. Telecommuting. Whatever you call it, the practice of working from home just got its 15-minute of fame. For those of us who have been sans…

Sales 101

What Do I Know About Sales?

August 1, 2019

Dear CEOs and Sales VPs who are very proud of your company’s growth. That’s awesome that you’ve accomplished so much. Congrats. I love how you’ve mastered the use of chatbots that screen potential…

10 Years Later

May 2, 2019

A decade. 3650 days. A lifetime. A blink of an eye. That’s how long it’s been since Seven Degrees opened its doors. Born during the height of social media curiosity, we’ve come a…

How Easy is Social Change?

May 1, 2019

Social Change? What does that even mean? Changing the societal norms and behaviors, repairing flaws in systems, advancement in technology and processes. Social change is creating a better world. It’s not easy. However,…

Japan

Lost in Translation

March 21, 2019

Last week I have the privilege of traveling to Japan as a guest of Akitainu Tourism. The purpose of the trip was to learn more about the less frequently explored area of the Country. …

Vision Boards

The Truth About Vision Boards

March 12, 2019

A few weeks ago, a friend of mine posted that her 2018 Vision Board had come true.  She’s someone has flourished professionally over the last few years and is living her champagne dreams. …

Gillette Ad

The Best an Ad Can Get

February 8, 2019

If you haven’t heard, Gillette, in an effort to celebrate the 30th anniversary of their “Best a Man Can Get” campaign, relaunched it as “Best a Man Can Be“. And as you guessed,…

Every Day is Not the “Big Game.”

February 6, 2019

On Sunday night, people were either Patriots fans or Rams fans, right?  Millions of people around the US (and many parts of the world) gathered around TVs with friends and family to choose…