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. […]

Network Marketing and Stigma

By |November 23rd, 2014|

So the funny thing about deciding to venture into the world of network marketing is that, pretty quickly, you start to get the questions and the comments and you realize that a lot of people think you’ve lost your mind. […]

The Other Seven Habits

By |November 22nd, 2014|

This is a good article, and timely since I have been re-learning the 7 Habits of Highly Successful People.

Here are the 7 Habits of Chronically Unhappy People. […]

The Vegan Aspect of Arbonne

By |November 14th, 2014|

This was a great article on vegan chef Matthew Kennedy. I liked it for all sorts of reasons, but what I loved most was this snippet, a response to the notion of using scare tactics to turn carnivores into vegans: […]

Re-reading is Part of Sharpening the Saw

By |November 12th, 2014|

I’m doing a lot of driving these days, and not always happily so… truth be told.

So I decided to buy some learning (even, maybe, motivational) CDs for the road. One of them is the classic The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People.

I put the CD in, some music comes on and an intro and then […]