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I overheard someone asking “Would you be my mentor?” It’s such a tough question!! You are trying to grow your business and need help. But you know that your chances of getting “yes” are pretty slim. So how do you do it well? Check out my blog post to get some ideas on how to ask in a way that ma Read More
I saw a car on fire during the AM commute. I hoped that the driver was OK. And it made me wonder. Why do people stare intently on events that don’t matter but are cautious about what they can control?

Be clear. I am not pointing fingers. But, if we are going to be successful entrepreneurs, Read More
This is not your traditional "How to start a business list". I am diving into the oft-neglected steps: the things that can trip up entrepreneurs if you don't plan for them. Read More
If you are a female starting a business, there are some tips that can really help you launch with confidence. Here is a KEY one that is often hard to move pass. Read More
Do you have a LinkedIn account? Great! Get a stack of business cards – collecting dust – and add them to your account. The cards which frustrated you because, you didn’t know what to do after you first met the person. But enter the cards in manually. Why? Can’t you automatically upload them? Read More
If you are a one person business owner, you’ve probably had this occurrence. A business/professional issue. A personal issue. Something that causes you to get into a funk – aka you don’t want to get out of bed and your energy is totally lacking. You have no creativity.

I’ll share two tips for ho Read More
I hosted a vision board workshop. And we didn’t even get to the part where you create the board. But, I couldn’t be happier! Why you ask???

Because visions boards are about much more than pasting pretty pictures. It is more than cutting fancy ads about the doodads you want or places you want Read More
This isn’t the “whoo hooo we are goal setting ” moment. Instead, it’s a quiet moment of reflection for some. Or a “Let’s come to the altar and pray ” moment for others.

All you need to do is ask yourself two questions: Read More
You know that you need to spend time courting your future customers. But why is it so FREAKING hard to find these people on a regular basis????

You get all dressed up for a networking event. Pass out a ton of business cards. Schedule follow up via phone and email. Spend hours on social media Read More
If you have noticed that your daughter has an uncanny knack for numbers and money, then put her noodle to work. This is a chance for your daughter to not only earn money, boost her confidence, and ignite an entrepreneurial spirit – but also gain experience. And consumers will be more than happy t Read More

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