Category: From Jane’s Desk

Confessions of a Trypanophobic.

Trypanophobia is an irrational fear of needles. I have this, but I have no idea why. My mom swears I had no weird traumatic incident


JP’s DNA Measured in Years

As I reflect on JP’s 26th Anniversary, I think about the 9,497 days of sweat and satisfaction in doing what I personally love to do.

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Open Workspaces Are What You Make Them

I can’t lie. I hate office cubicles. The thought of sitting in a closed-off, gray-walled space with little-to-no natural light seems like the best way

marketing budget

It’s Budget Season!

Did I hear a groan? If you operate on a calendar year, you know that the minute Starbucks starts selling Pumpkin Spice Lattes that’s your

retaining talent

Retaining Talent

“You’re amazing… Now please don’t leave me!” It’s happened to all of us. You hire a really great person, you invest in them, you train


What’s the Why of Your Company?

Sit down, grab something to drink and let’s have an existentialist conversation. If you really read this, it’s gonna get deep. And then I might

Do Family Businesses Have An Edge in Today’s Competitive Environment?

Do Family Businesses Have An Edge in Today’s Competitive Environment? – Part 1

If you know me, you already know that my answer is going to be yes. But your next question should be, “why?” Well, I’m going


Your Smartphone is Making You Dumber

I’m guilty – my phone is attached to my hip more than anyone. Up until recently, I didn’t realize how much it actually might be


Simple Ways to Say Thanks

The holidays are the perfect time to reflect on the year and say thank you to those who have been a part of your 2016


Agency Shopping? 10 Questions to Ask

This blog was featured in The Business Journal’s blog, where Jane Olvera Quebe will be a contributing author.  Being on the advertising agency side for