How Do You Spend Your Days?

How Do You Spend Your Days?

How you spend your days is how you spend your life.   More than a brilliant quote from writer Annie Dillard, the above statement is another clue to discovering what you want. Think about it: If how you spend your days is how you spend your life, then how you want to spend your days should reveal how you want to spend your life. Enter: Your Perfect Day Wouldn’t it be 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

Don’t Take Rejection Personally

Don’t Take Rejection Personally

Do you ever see other women kicking butt in business and life?  Perhaps you read about them on Facebook.  Their status updates drive you nuts.  In your heart, you know that you should be kicking butt also.  But you are not doing so.  Oftentimes, you don't kick butt because you are afraid of rejection.  You take rejection personally. Sometimes rejection is real and humiliating Continue reading

16 Habits of Ill-Fated Entrepreneurs

16 Habits of Ill-Fated Entrepreneurs

If you have read Think and Grow Rich by Napoleon Hill, you may recall the following passage: The majority of people are ready to throw their aims and purposes overboard, and give up at the first sign of opposition and misfortune. A few carry on DESPITE all opposition, until they attain their goal. These few are the Fords, Carnagies, Rockefellers, and Edisons.   It is may have been Continue reading

Shake it Off and Step Up

Shake it Off and Step Up

Can you shake it off when business does not go as planned? Following is a parable about a farmer who owned an old donkey: One day a farmer's donkey fell into an abandoned well. The animal cried piteously for hours as the farmer tried to figure out what to do. Finally, he decided the animal was old and the well needed to be covered up anyway; so it just wasn't worth it to him to try to Continue reading

Are You a Course Junkie?

Are You a Course Junkie?

A Course Junkie, for the sake of this blog post, is an entrepreneur who is feverishly investing in their success.  Their thought pattern is:  This is the course, the workshop, the seminar that will show me how to run and grow my business. When you become an entrepreneur, there are several things you could work on in your business. A new program, a new marketing strategy, writing Continue reading

4 Steps to a Higher Level Business

4 Steps to a Higher Level Business

We all were placed here for a unique reason:  to make a difference that only you can make.  Your contribution requires you to take a stand, to add value to the lives of others. Only then will you create the ultimate life that you are here to experience. Below are four steps that help to create a higher level business.  1.  AWARENESS.  Too often I see Continue reading