5 Main Mindset Changes for Entrepreneurs – Part 1

5 Main Mindset Changes for Entrepreneurs – Part 1

In this post I will address the five main mindset changes that I believe entrepreneurs should make. Our ideas, passions, and creative dreams are here for a reason. Our main purpose on the planet is to create and to be of service. Mindset Change 1: Stop Indulging In Petty Thoughts Train yourself to be bold and be of service. We all should give up the indulgence in our thoughts that Continue reading

55 Airtight Alibis for Underachievers

55 Airtight Alibis for Underachievers

We create excuses to make us feel better.  They fool other people, they offer relief from blame, and we use them as badges of honor.  But, in reality, excuses only numb our pain.I am currently facilitating a workshop using Think and Grow Rich by Napoleon Hill. In preparing for a session, I reviewed Hill's "55 Famous Alibis by Old Man If".   Hill said: People who do not Continue reading

What is Your Commitment Level?

What is Your Commitment Level?

I recently lifted a book from my parents, The Encore Effect: How to Achieve Remarkable Performance in Anything You Do by Mark Sanborn.  Yeah, they'll never see that book again.  I still feel that what is theirs is also mine after all these years  The author, Mark Sanborn, writes about how to make our "performances" more memorable--unforgettable even.  He Continue reading

How To Think Like A Successful Entrepreneur

How To Think Like A Successful Entrepreneur

If you want your small business to succeed, it is important for you to study how successful entrepreneurs think so you can begin thinking the same way. Most start ups do not have a clue of what they are about to get themselves into. If you think you are creating your own job rather than a vital, growing business, you very well might end up as merely minimally self-employed. Self employed means you have a Continue reading

Can a Child Grasp Your Message?

Can a Child Grasp Your Message?

How easy is it for a 10-year-old to grasp your message?  Let's analyze your compelling message about what you do in your business.  It is quite important that you develop a clear and persuasive message about what you do--so clear that a 10-year-old can grasp it. When you talk about it, make sure that you share it in a way that addresses the exact people that you help and what you Continue reading

Create a Marketing Plan

Create a Marketing Plan

Are you thinking about starting a business? Do you have a business but you do not like marketing it? Then, select 15 questions from the list below to help you create a marketing plan. Answer them as truthfully as you can and in as much detail as you can. You may unlock something that changes everything for you. Relax and trust your intuition to lead you to make the correct decision for you. Revisit this list every Continue reading

Is Your Pink Spoon Offer Enticing?

Is Your Pink Spoon Offer Enticing?

You have probably visited Baskin Robbins, the popular ice cream store.  And you probably asked for a sample taste of some of their 31 flavors, which was handed to you on a pink spoon, right?  My very first coach, Andrea Lee, borrowed the pink spoon concept in marketing, which is a valuable product such as an article, tips sheet, recording, special report, etc.  Blog visitors are presented Continue reading