Christopher Louis Kiefer

25 Deanna Palm – President, Hillsboro Chamber of Commerce

25 Deanna Palm – President, Hillsboro Chamber of Commerce

Deanna Palm is the President of the Hillsboro Chamber. On this episode, she discusses all that she has learned in her 18 years at the President of the Hillsboro Chamber, and over 30 years working in the chamber of commerce world. We discuss her accomplishments, the...

Officially Rejected

So last night, I officially got the final rejection letter from our Social Media Strategist hopeful. Here is her rejection letter: Hey Chris- I apologize it took me so long to get back to you this afternoon, as I wanted to be confident when responding back to your...

Why do we all suck at saying “no”

It is very hard for everyone to say no. I envy the people that can be brutally honest with their rejections, but the reality is that not many people have that gift. Most of us can probably think of a scenario when we have decided to sugar coat something because we...

The startup rollercoaster continues…

I've got bad news, and bad news... which do you want first? I am constantly surprised by the ups and downs of growing a business. Yesterday I was planning on writing how 2016 was a transformative year for our business. I was very optimistic and I was very confident as...