The Big Bold Business Book Series is Growing

Seeking U.S. business owners for the next volume of the Big Bold Business Book

Are you a business owner with expertise to share?

Wouldn’t you love to add “published author” to your accomplishments?

How great would it be to promote such exciting news in your next PR campaign?

Well then…say YES to becoming a Big Bold Business Author!

Add your name to the growing list of BBB authors by writing a chapter for the next volume! We’ll be opening up signups for Volume 3 in April.

Email us at (BBB) @ ( to reserve your spot now.


BBB Author Kelly Lynn Adams Interviewed on CT Style on WTNH

Kelly Lynn Adams

Kelly Lynn Adams

How to Go from Burnt Out to Blissed Out

Business Coach and Author Kelly Lynn Adams was interviewed on the WTNH TV show, CT Style


Kelly Lynn shared tips from her new book, The Little Pink Book, a manifesto of 10 powerful tools that will transform your life & your business.



Click here to watch Kelly Lynn’s TV interview.

To learn more about Kelly Lynn, visit


Kelly Lynn Adams  is one of the contributing authors in Jersey Women Mean Business! Big Bold Business Advice from New Jersey Women Business Owners: Practical Pointers, Solutions, and Strategies for Business Success, which is Volume 1 of the Big Bold Business Book Series (Woodpecker Press, 2012). Her chapter is called “Seven Biggest Mistakes Business Owners Make When Following Up with Prospects, and How to Avoid Them.”


BBB Author Rita Williams-Bogar to Receive Bryant University Alumni Achievement Award

Williams-Bogart_achievement_award_winner_2015BBB Author Rita Williams-Bogar to be honored at the Bryant University 2015 Alumni Engagement Day—Alumni Achievement Awards

The Office of Alumni Engagement of Bryant University, Smithfield, Rhode Island, has announced the selection of Rita Williams-Bogar as the recipient of the Nelson J. Gulski Service Award. The award will be presented at the Alumni Achievement Awards celebration dinner on March 27.

Established in 1981, Nelson J. Gulski Service Award recognizes a Bryant alum who has a record of exemplary and long-standing volunteer service to the university and/or the Alumni Association. Such service will have enhanced the name, prestige, and education excellence of the university or significantly furthered the outreach and professionalism of the association.

Williams-Bogar is the president and CEO of Personal Development Solutions, LLC, and The PDS Institute, of Montclair, New Jersey.

The announcement was made in the March 1 issue of the Bryant University Beyond the Archway alumni newsletter.

Congratulations Rita!


James Nemley Interviews Big Bold Business Book Publisher Donna R. Thompson 2-25-15

BBB Author and Publisher, Donna Thompson, will be interviewed by James Nemley, host of the Building Your Xtra-Ordinary Business Radio Program, tomorrow night, February 25 at 7pm.

Click here BlogTalkRadio to listen if you can.

A link to the recorded interview will be posted here as soon as it’s available.



BBB Author Gene Sower Presents at William Paterson University SBDC 2-20-15

Gene Sower Presents

Content Marketing and Website Ideas
to Grow Your Company

at the William Paterson University SBDC

February 20, 2015     |     8:30-11:30am

Gene_Sower_2008Big Bold Business Author Gene Sower is the owner and president of

Presentation Overview:  Are You a Content Creator?

As a business owner you should be using content to educate your prospects and clients about the products and services you offer.  Gone are the days of the hard sell and in are the days of the educational sale.  Help people make the buying the decision that’s right for them and they’ll more then likely buy from you!  But where do you begin and what tools can you use to help you manage the process?  And how can you leverage your content marketing efforts to reach the people who want to do business with you?

This presentation will help you understand the benefits of content marketing along with ways to leverage it for increased sales and customer retention.

William Paterson University
Business School Campus
1600 Valley Road, Wayne, NJ 07470

See the flyer below or CLICK HERE for full details.

The event is FREE, but please RSVP to

Refreshments: Courtesy of Lakeland Bank




BBB Author Soraya Morgan Gutman Selected as Keynote Speaker for NJAWBO Annual Business Conference

BBB Author Soraya Morgan Gutman
Chosen as Keynote Speaker for
NJAWBO 17th Annual Business Growth Conference

Soraya Morgan Gutman, founder and former owner of Morgan Business Solutions, has been selected by the New Jersey Association of Women Business Owners (NJAWBO) as the Keynote Speaker for its 17th Annual Business Growth Conference to be held on April 23, 2015, at the Pines Manor in Edison, New Jersey. Her talk is about marketing in today’s super-competitive business environment, and she will offer attendees five marketing moves that will get phones ringing again and boost sales.

For details, see the flyer below.

To register, go to