“No chemicals!” “Chemical-free!” Have you heard or used phrases like these? I can’t tell you how often I hear them. It seems that a segment of consumers and makers believe that chemicals are inherently harmful and a threat to our health and earth. But are they? Let’s look at how the Nuclear Regulatory Commission defines … Continue reading Chemicals are Bad!
Testing, 1, 2, 3 Your normal supplier is out of the ingredient you need, so you order the ingredient from another supplier. You have an order to fill for a wholesale account and are in a hurry, so instead of testing the ingredient, you launch right into the large batch. The result is a product … Continue reading Testing 1, 2, 3
Make the New Year Fun! December is almost over and a new year looms before us. 2023. An entire year; 365 days to live. The question is, how do you want to spend it? I find it important and revealing to review the past year and reassess. I think about where it started, what happened, … Continue reading Make the New Year Fun!
Your cousin’s neighbor, Ethel, showed an interest in your soap three years ago. In your excitement, you sent her a few bars. Since then, she periodically asks for more soap and you comply, but you are no longer excited. It is costly and you feel manipulated. It is time to correct the situation. You can’t … Continue reading The Party is Over
Use the 3 P's, Pay Attention, Plot and Perform, to get small things done!