CHFA is proud to be the voice of the natural health industry. As CHFA President, I am proud to be our organization’s voice. From the latest updates on issues affecting our industry, to my personal insights on professional life, my blog, "The Long Story", is a collection of thoughts and ideas that will give you a unique perspective into our industry.
One of the things my husband likes to promote in his retail business is his company’s non-negotiables. That is, the things that are expected of every customer interaction and are, as the name implies, non-negotiable. As a consumer and as a manager, I think this is a philosophy every company can subscribe to.
Ah, September… Cooler nights and shorter days, back to school and autumn harvest, Organic Week and sweaters. But most importantly for us, CHFA East.
Recently, I spent a few days relaxing by the lake while enjoying the August long weekend. When I say relaxing, I mean hardly working at all. I know, many of you think personal time should be sacrosanct and that downtime should mean not working at all, but I’m not sure that’s really the best way to relax. At least for some of us.