When is the best time to boost your company’s marketing and communications?

A) When you’re flat tack and looking to grow.

B) When the work is flowing well and there is no real pressure.

C) When your two best clients are shutting up shop, your three worst ones won’t pay their bills and your bank manager is getting the jitters.

Coming back to work early, isn't all doom and gloom, as Michele's been finding out. Read her blog about giving yourself time to explore new things and think creatively.

This morning's 7.5-magnitude earthquake and the strong aftershocks that followed were a good reminder about how important communication is in a crisis.