Life Cycle Survival Strategies; Strategies for Virtual Learning Success; COVID-19 Breaking News and More!

On Friday April 3rd 2019 at 10:30 am, join Robert Gatewood MBA on the Marketing Pulpit radio show.   Gatewood will discuss the latest COVID-19 business news, advertising, social media, marketing, technology and more.On Friday’s show, educators Shawna Fagbuyi and Stephanie Gobbo will help parents successfully engage with students a home by providing “5 Strategies for Virtual Learning Success!” For more information visit (more…)

Minding Your Business, Body and Brand During Tough Times, and More!

On Friday March 27th 2019 at 10:30 am, join Robert Gatewood MBA and Wellologist Candice Camille on the Marketing Pulpit radio show.   The duo will discuss business development, wellness, social media, marketing, technology breaking news stories and more.

On Friday’s show, Wellologist Candice Camille will address the  “Minding Your Body!” Candice can be reached at

Gatewood will climb onto the Pulpit at 11:15 am to deliver his Marketing Sermon “Was Your Brand Caught Sleeping Behind the Wheel?” For help with your marketing, web and social media needs, Contact Robert Gatewood, MBA at 301-839-2836 or

You can hear the show live on WOL 1450 AM at or join the discussion by calling 1-800-450-7876.

Closing All Non-Essential Businesses

Number: COVID19-04
Date: March 23, 2020
Re: Order of the Governor of the State of Maryland, Number 20-03-23-01, dated March 23, 2020,
Amending and Restating the Order of March 19, 2020, Prohibiting Large Gatherings and
Events and Closing Senior Centers, and Additionally Closing All Non-Essential Businesses
and Other Establishments
At this time, the Office of Legal Counsel recommends that the Administration interpret the above referenced Order as follows:

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Are You Online-Ready?

The recent coronavirus may be testing your business model and its viability. Accordingly, it has many business owners asking the questions, “Was I prepared? When this thing is over, will I go back to business as usual, or will I be the benefactor of valuable lessons- learned?”

One of the hallmarks of business success is Location, location , location.

Let’s look at some possible recalculations we might consider when it comes to your business location in 3 critical areas. Physical, Technical and Mental. (more…)

Don’t Let COVID-19 Derail Your Purpose

The Cornonavirus is a serious matter, but so is the survival of your business. Take the necessary precautions to protect your family, business, clients and other stakeholders, but remember, they will all suffer if your business fails.

Keep in mind that your purpose is unconditional. It is impervious to highs and lows. It supercedes pandemics. The current crisis should reinforce that belief not depreciate it. Check out the Pandemic Crisis Survival Tips below. They should help with you navigate COVID-19 and as well as the next pandemic that comes along. (more…)