What does financial freedom mean? In short, it describes a lifestyle that is organized in such a way that...
I’m writing this post from my annual free trip to Bahamas, and walking down the resort last night I...
I had a mentor tell me, “If you’re serious about making a real change in your life, hire a coach.”...
Imagine we were in a room full of small business owners and we asked them all one simple question. “What is the one thing your business needs the most to survive and grow?” You’d get a variety of answers. “A product or service people want.” “A large number of... Read more
In business, it’s all about making pivots: slight changes in the way you do things that are going to make a massive impact on your results. Many business owners I work with are initially thinking of doing a complete overhaul of their processes. For example, they may want to... Read more
Kathy has a problem. She has a huge project proposal due on Wednesday. However, her daughter, Tina, has dance practice this afternoon. Fido (the dog) has to stay on his feeding schedule (he’s lactose intolerant), and she has to have her suit dry cleaned in time for a presentation... Read more
A lot of people ponder whether a home based business is right for them or not. Or maybe you’re just looking for a work-from-home opportunity. It sounds like living the dream: working in your pajamas all day long, with no boss lingering over your shoulder all day to make... Read more
Even if you do a lot of business travel, people typically don’t get to see more than the airport and the inside of windowless board rooms. Not my style of traveling. Even when I’m traveling for my coaching and consulting work I always make sure I have at least... Read more
It seems that the few days before you take a vacation are the most stressful of all – there are things to pack, home items to care for, laundry to do and work to manage. Even if you’re just taking a week off, it seems you need to double... Read more
You want to run your business with integrity. You want your business to attract the ideal clientele, and you also want to be able to charge a premium price for the products and services that you provide to your clients. Sounds like every entrepreneurs dream so far? The real... Read more
Some of the best ideas for web branding defy logic. For instance, if you were to develop an ecommerce site you might well seek to establish your business name as the primary branding feature. But what if your business name is less important than you think? Developing a catchy... Read more