Entrepreneurs: Get Out of the Comfort Zone and Into the Extraordinary

By |March 7th, 2015|

Pushing yourself is integral for the entrepreneur. Very little that is extraordinary in life or in business is likely to come from within your comfort zone.  […]

Leap and the Net Will Appear

By |February 24th, 2015|

I am not sure I can think of a more appropriate quote for entrepreneurs than this one, penned by John Burroughs: Leap, and the net will appear.  […]

Network Marketing Objection – I Don’t Want to Be Pushy

By |February 8th, 2015|

When I was right on the cusp of making the decision to join Arbonne, I mentioned my intentions to a business contact – a professional woman who was a real estate client of mine. She was familiar with Arbonne, that much I knew. So I was curious for her opinion on the notion of me […]

Finding the Work-Life-Mom Balance

By |February 3rd, 2015|

I seem to be surrounded by amazing women who are finding ways to balance business, entrepreneurship, and motherhood. It’s really not easy and some people seem to manage it with such grace. […]

Working On Your Business

By |January 29th, 2015|

One of the most common challenges for entrepreneurs is to find the time to work on their business. I don’t mean to find time working “in” their business. I mean “on” it.  […]

Build Rapport by Being Curious

By |January 27th, 2015|

If you’re trying to build your business, you need to make connections. And I don’t mean gathering cards and building a database. I mean make connections.  […]

New Year’s Resolutions for the Entrepreneur

By |January 3rd, 2015|

Well, it’s that time of year. People start to take stock of the year we are leaving behind and get thinking about the one ahead. This often leads us to set resolutions. Whether you’re calling them resolutions or goals – and whether you’re starting them in January or any time of the year, personally […]

Adapt or Die

By |December 28th, 2014|

 

Okay, well that wasn’t my most up-lifting blog post title ever. But it really does sum it up for the entrepreneur in this age because the only thing that remains an absolute certainty is that the trends in your industry – whatever your industry is – will change. Will you adapt – or will you become obsolete? […]

Starting 2015 with a Focus on Wellness

By |December 22nd, 2014|

Well, it’s that time of year. Christmas and holiday parties and baked goodies and a bit of festive boozin’… and I can pretty much predict that I am going to be loosening the belt by year’s end. […]

Merry Christmas, You’re Fired!

By |December 14th, 2014|

It was about three years ago to the day when I and an amazing group of people received an email on what was otherwise a fairly ordinary work day. Mid-morning, from my office, I heard a commotion. […]