About the Author

June Brockmeyer

June Brockmeyer joined the Infusionsoft family in 2012 as a Brand Journalist and is now the Multimedia Content Strategist. She graduated from the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Arizona State University and has experience as a bilingual journalist and TV Weather Forecaster having worked in the TV news industry, radio and online media. She loves dogs, singing and enjoys a good spicy dish. Follow her on Twitter as @JBrocky1.

The Five Best-Kept Secrets for Closing a Sale


As a small business owner, you know that closing a sale is crucial to your growth and success, and many other small business owners wonder if there is something specific they can do to raise their close rate.  We spoke with the experts to get their proven methods so that you can implement their tactics […]

How to Close a Sale When Competing with Big Brands

big and little

The war between small business and corporate giants is a familiar tale. Farmers Market vs. Walmart Local Boutique vs. The Gap Small Town Florist vs. 1-800-Flowers Every day there are small battles fought inside the mind of consumers. Will they buy something cheap or invest in something reliable? Will they shop local or ship from […]

6 Simple Ways to Make Your Customers Like You More


Most people encounter good customer service on a daily basis. In many cases, it does very little to rouse attention. A smile from a gas station clerk or a door opened by a restaurant host is more or less expected and unfortunately kind of forgettable. According to American Express, 59% of people have stopped doing […]

Creating Holistic Veterinary Care Options for Pets

Big Ideas Blog

As we close out our “What’s Your Story?” video series, we feature a woman who has taken veterinary care to the next level. Lee Richter, CEO of Montclair Veterinary Hospital, knows how crucial some services can be for certain pets, and she knew that the need for said services was great. A Holistic Approach to […]

Marketing with Style and Passion

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We’re continuing our “What’s Your Story?” video series with Mary Wilhite, Owner of Passion Profit Marketing. Wilhite has always had a passion for helping small businesses get their marketing going and, she says, she also helps them “bring customers in.” Mary Wilhite, Owner of Passion Profit Marketing, talks about her small business story and gives […]

Putting The ‘Entrepreneurial Fire’ to Work

Big Ideas Blog

Up next, on our “What’s Your Story?” video series, we chat with one small business owner who calls herself a “serial entrepreneur” having left her corporate job to pursue a passion for helping others. Kerri Konik, Principal at Brandscape Atelier, tell us her story and how she took the leap of faith into the big […]

A Pinch of ‘Pure Salt’ Does Design Good

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We continue our “What’s Your Story?” video series with a story taking place in the Bahamas. We’re talking about Pure Salt Design, a full service design agency that does everything from branding work to creating websites and looking after their customers’ social networking platforms. Their Director, Charlotte Gibson says she became an entrepreneur to do […]