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“Exceeding All Expectations”

April 22nd, 2014   •   no comments   
“Exceeding All Expectations”

I’ve been saying for years that the only word in the English language that should be obliterated is “expectations.” I continue to feel that way, as it’s a word that sets us up for disappointment and implies that the responsibility for us to be happy or satisfied lies elsewhere. However, in this rare, set-aside moment, I’m going to use it – lavishly – while sharing with you an experience a few weeks ago that literally blew my socks off. Over the past two years, since they hit the market, I’ve bought and happily worn a number of NYDJ jeans (Not [ Read More ]


August 31st, 2013   •   no comments   

September 1, 2013 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Julia Botts (503) 908-7842 PERSONAL BEST® ANNOUNCES REOPENING OF CREATIVE INFUSION™ DIVISION IN PORTLAND, OR Lake Oswego, OR – Olive Gallagher, founder and CEO of Personal Best, a creative marketing and ethics consultancy specializing in consistent, accountable brand messages and delivery, announced today that its brand advertising and marketing division, Creative Infusion (, has reopened to Portland, Oregon. “CI emerged by accident in 1996 after I had just been seriously immobilized with a spinal injury and couldn’t travel, walk or deliver my seminars and speeches to our Personal Best clients,” Gallagher explains. [ Read More ]