Have you ever considered yourself a consultant? The title “consultant” used to be reserved for retired diplomats and former...
My initial thoughts for what later became my first published book were merely emails to friends. I never expected...
As creative entrepreneurs, we’re constantly being told by coaches and other self-proclaimed “gurus” on the internet that there are so many things we must do in order to achieve success. The list never ends. That’s both lists of things to do, as well as lists of fake gurus on... Read more
Now that the initial fear of health risks are somewhat addressed – by staying at home – the next fear surfaces: losing your work and income. This one, arguably, is worse. It impacts your livelihood: your ability to provide a living for yourself, and, more importantly, your loved ones.... Read more
Have you ever considered yourself a consultant? The title “consultant” used to be reserved for retired diplomats and former top executive officers. They would be recruited because of their “contacts”, rather than their practical knowledge. Their “consultant” role was more honorary than actual. That picture has changed dramatically over... Read more
I created my Business AutoPilot course thanks to a chronic lack of sleep (no joke). Now that it’s done, I sleep a lot better – helping entrepreneurs achieve business success. Funny how that works. As a business coach and consultant, I work with small business owners every day. I... Read more
Happiness comes in waves. The feature picture for this post was taken a few months ago, on my annual trip to the Bahamas. We couldn’t imagine that the entire world would go into a pandemic mode with a full or partial lockdown. And here we are. Safe at home. I’ve... Read more
Lifestyle March 28, 2020
One of my biggest pet peeves: people not showing up for meetings on time, or not at all. Without notice. That’s just terrible from an integrity standpoint. And a waste of my time. I run my schedule on Dutch time: if you’re not 15 minutes early, you’re already late.... Read more
I’ve written about the significance of building a personal brand several times before. When you enter the URL of your website, my new project “What’s My Site Value” will even give you a dollar based estimate for your online presence. Give it a try if you haven’t already. ... Read more
My biggest problem in building a business? There are many – but the one I struggle with the most lately is not that people don’t buy what I’m offering. It’s not that everybody tells me they’re not interested. It’s not a lack of inspiration, time, or even money. It’s... Read more