View this email in your browser
Contemporary Business Solutions

Volume #116

Thanks for reading my newsletter! Don’t forget to check out the sidebar information to find out when and where I’ll be available for office hours...


A Reflection on 5 Years as a Free Agent

I gotta say, life is good…

I officially filed my business incorporation documents with the Iowa Secretary of State’s Office on November 19th. I’ll never forget that day; it was cold and rainy and I couldn’t believe how easy it was (legally-speaking) to start a business…

The past 5 years have certainly brought its ups and downs. I certainly wouldn’t change a thing, though. My boss is great!

Read the Full Post

Workshop: Linkedin 201: How to supersize your Linkedin Profile

My next, and final, workshop, “Linkedin 201: How to supersize your Linkedin Profile” on December 4th, 2014 from 11:45am-1pm at the Urbandale Chamber of Commerce, will focus on how to supersize Linkedin profiles. Most Linkedin users joined the social network because they were invited to connect with someone…and they haven’t done anything with their profile since then. Bring your laptops and we’ll work through your Linkedin profiles from the top to the bottom to make sure your profile looks professional and is ready to work for you.

Learn more and Register


How to Build a Powerful Network with LinkedIn

Raise your hand if you have a LinkedIn profile. Keep your hand raised if you're actually using it...below are a few ways to use LinkedIn to build a powerful network:

  • Invite existing contacts to connect
  • Use discretion when accepting invitations
  • Use LinkedIn Groups
  • Use Advanced Search

Read the Full Post


Let me know how I can help!

These newsletters are meant to be a resource to help you in your business. Between the publishing of these newsletters, I create and share content through blog posts, Twitter and Facebook. Connect with me here.

As a newsletter subscriber, what would you like to learn about? Where do you see the need for efficiencies within your organization? To whom will you forward this newsletter?

Email me your thoughts, tweet them or leave me a note on Facebook. Let me know how I can help you and your organization realize your potential.

Suzanne Hull
“Get It Done Girl”
Contemporary Business Solutions

Google Plus


Social Media Coaching, Consulting & Community Management

Marketing Support

Event Planning/Promotion & Conference Management

Basic Website Development

Association Management
Suzanne is a Des Moines transplant who has realized the Power of being a Free Agent. Well-versed in many skills, she has a passion for helping organizations and individuals achieve their potential. Suzanne = wife, traveler, multi-linguist and cook.

Office Hours

I have office hours on the 2nd & 4th Thursdays of the month at Smokey Row from 9-11am. I set aside this time to answer questions regarding social media, websites, general marketing and anything else. Come on by and pick my brain FOR FREE!


Suzanne is aptly named the Get It Done Girl. Couldn't think of a better term myself for this capable professional. Ask and you shall receive. Suzanne requires very little direction and turns projects around quickly. She's been a wonderful addition to our team, and I would recommend her easily to anyone looking for a proficient, accountable and enjoyable team member.

Kelly Moore
Kelly Moore Consulting
Copyright © 2014 Contemporary Business Solutions, All rights reserved.

unsubscribe from this list    update subscription preferences 

Email Marketing Powered by Mailchimp