Archive for the ‘Business’ Category

The Entrepreneurial Roller Coaster

When my husband David and I owned a construction company we wrote an article called “the remodeling roller coaster”. This article gave clients an overview of what a major remodeling project would entail – the whole messy ordeal. We warned clients that a remodeling journey would begin with lots of excitement, then it would take […]

Celebrate Your Success

Keys to Focusing On What’s Good In Your Business  Schedule it!  This may sound strange but I used to actually put a half hour on my calendar each week labeled ‘recognition’. This item would pop up weekly to remind me to take some time and recognize our employees, clients and/or vendors. When prompted each week […]

Stop Being Vanilla: Keys to Crafting Better Key Messaging

Set aside time to work on your key messaging. In order to stop being vanilla you need to take the time to figure out what makes you unique, what will be interesting to your potential clients. I find most of the clients I work with have never spent enough time on their key messaging – […]

Be A Business Warrior

A warrior is… a person who is aggressively, courageously, or energetically involved in an activity. a person who fights in battles and is known for having courage and skill. To create or grow a business I must be a warrior. As a warrior I aggressively go after my dream every single day. I courageously continue to […]

Focus on Revenue Generation

Decide today to remove all distractions. Turn off your social networks, shut your door and put the piles of non-necessary stuff in a box. Clear your desk, your calendar and your mind. Write a list of things you can do to generate revenue right now. This could include things like calling past clients to re-connect, […]

What’s Your Business Telling You?

Your businesses will tell you what you need to know if you’re willing to pay attention. By asking great questions and observing what’s already there you most likely have the answers you need to tackle most of the issues you are facing. The problem is you may be too busy, have lost focus or want […]

Keys To Staying Consistent

Get clear about what MATTERS. If everything is important then nothing is important. Take some time to REALLY get clear about the one or two things that matter most to you and/or your business this year. I suggest reading the The 1 Thing – This book helped me over the past month get even more […]

Want to GROW Your Business to a Million Dollars in Revenue?

Are you ready to GROW your business to over a million dollars in revenue? If so, here are some tips to help you reach that milestone more quickly.

Is It Time to GROW Your Business?

I work with seasoned business owners who want to GROW, who are GROWING, their businesses every day. GROWTH is fun. It’s exciting to watch business owners take their companies in new directions, add new products/services or expand their teams. And it can be painful watching companies grow. Growth can be exhausting and expensive. I hear […]

Live in The Deep End

I love the phrase LIVE IN THE DEEP END. I know it may be a bit too corny for some of you – and that’s okay I love the phrase! The deep end is a beautiful place, it’s the place of transformation, it’s where I can wrestle with my life, my work, my place in the […]