SpokaneAMA – Free Counseling

      What criteria does free counseling as set for specific concerns resource?

What I think you’re asking is – How do I get free counseling from Me2 Solutions and Squishy Peanut Marketing?

Both Me2 Solutions and Squishy Peanut Marketing are happy to discuss any specific concerns that you have – we […]

Why You Should Think Twice About Getting a Patent

Patents can be valuable – but most are a waste of resources. On the anniversary of the USPTO opening its doors, let’s discuss the real costs – and risks.

On July 31, 1970, the US Patent Office opened its doors for the first time. The very first patent was issued […]

Oh, Crap! The Crisis Management Podcast: Season 2

Did you know that Me2 Solutions has a library of podcasts? We do! And we’ve recently added to our collection. Here’s our latest podcasts which you can download to listen wherever you want.  Or you can select Free Stuff in the menu above and then select Podcasts to access […]

Disaster Preparedness


This is not a usual blog post for Me2 Solutions – but with the typhoon in the Philippines –  Meredith and I thought it would be a good idea to just list sources of information for disaster preparedness – why re-invent the wheel?  Just Googling disaster preparedness will give […]

Efficiency Means Saving Hours, Not Minutes

When I worked in financial counseling, I often counselled people who spent hours each week clipping coupons and pinching pennies to save $20 on their grocery bill. When I looked at their bills, I’d discover that they were being overcharged for their car insurance or cell phone bill. Most […]

Free Crisis Management Tools: Table Top Exercises

Just after 9/11, Frank helped a community organization in the DC area develop a disaster preparedness plan.  The group coordinated turning neighborhood churches into shelters and coordination centers in the event of an attack or natural disaster. The leadership was completely volunteer – they all had regular day jobs […]

Crisis University: Five Books to Make You a Crisis Management Expert

photo credit hereThere’s a rule in our house that’s absolute: No books in the bathroom! My wife and I agreed that if we ever had books in the bathroom, we may never come out. We love books – as is evidenced by the filled bookcases and […]

Making Mistakes, Telling Tales, & Sinking Ships (PODCAST!)

Screen capture of the U.S.S. Secota sinking, via YouTube Last week, Frank told me about one of his darkest times in the military – a tragedy he could have prevented with the right information. See, back in the 80s, Frank worked supervised repairs on a tugboat named the U.S.S. Secota. […]