Business Connections

Making the connection is a huge part of business (and life in general!) is relationship building. Bonding with people, namely clients, will create loyalty, forgiveness when things don’t go just right, and make business life fun. If connecting with people isn’t your forte or doesn’t come naturally, there are a couple things to ponder … Are…

MS Support

MS affects a lot of people in the Pacific NW – and everywhere. It seems everyone knows someone who faces the daily challenges of it. Pacific Perks is one of those and actually the reason for its creation. My husband, Jim, has had MS for 15 years and it has slowly changed our lives. The…

Appreciating Your Employees

Appreciating your employees is as important as your bottom line – literally!  Research shows that employees will leave a company because they don’t feel appreciated.  Appreciation is more important than a pay raise for many employees.  Though it is hard to believe, study after study has shown this fact. Everyone wants to feel like they have…

Coffee bar at event

Planning Food & Drink For Events

Whether you are planning a private party or the big corporate bash, it can be challenging to determine how much food and drink to order. Event planners are good people to have in your corner and can help you nail it on the head. But if you’re planning it all on your own, we’ve come…

Growth in Small Business

The economy today is the best it has been since 2007! For small business owners who have hung in there during the recession, this improvement has been such a welcoming relief. With that, it’s now time to ramp up! Are we ready?! Though we are moving forward, the recession is still in our rear view…