This month, our blog covered a lot of good tips to help your small business launch into 2016. Yet March is almost upon us, and the year is almost a fourth of the way over! Time really can fly by. Before you know it, summer will be upon us.

How Will You Cross The Bridge?

If you are an entrepreneur or business owner, you most likely have a solid plan for the next five to ten years. Yet what about your family and friends? You may have children, grandchildren, cousins, nieces, and/or nephews that are at a time in their lives where they have many opportunities and paths in front of them. Do you remember what it was like, not knowing what you wanted to do with your life? Or, maybe you knew exactly what you wanted to do, but the means to achieve that goal was truly daunting. Either way, figuring out the rest of your life is a complicated and emotional process.

A Little Inspiration Can Go A Long Way

Often times, we can get so engrossed within our own lives that we don’t realize that those around us are struggling with theirs. We encourage you to reach out to your family and friends that are facing this struggle and just talk with them. Tell them about your own journey and about the paths and bridges you had to cross to get there. Sometimes, a little inspiration is all someone needs to take their next steps in life.

Atwater Footbridge

The colors in the image above are listed below in both hex and RGB formats. The dark color (the color sliver at the top of each color square) is listed in the left column while the main color block is listed in the middle column. The last column has the gray background color that sits behind the color palettes.

Top Color Sliver

Waikawa Gray:

  • #5D6E93
  • R:93 G:110 B:147


  • #4F8583
  • R:79 G:133 B:131

Mule Fawn:

  • #955A2D
  • R:149 G:90 B:45

Guardsman Red:

  • #932C2F
  • R:147 G:44 B:47

Main Color Block

Ship Cove:

  • #8491AD
  • R:132 G:145 B:173

Sea Nymph:

  • #749E9D
  • R:116 G:158 B:157

Muddy Waters:

  • #B57B4E
  • R:181 G:123 B:78

Apple Blossom:

  • #B34D50
  • R:179 G:77 B:80

Background Color


  • #191C21
  • R:25 G:28 B:33