The busy life of an entrepreneur doesn't leave much time for reading all of the valuable information shared on the Internet; so I don't always get to read Seth Godin's daily words of wisdom. (How he comes up with something new to share every day continually awes me.) But I must confess that I … [Read more...] about Confession of a Seth Godin Groupie
It is not uncommon for people to come to the end of a year, regretting some things they did that they wish they hadn't done, while on the other hand regretting things they had hoped to do that didn't get done. This unhappy pattern is often followed by the equally futile practice of making … [Read more...] about How to Get Your Old Year to Inspire Your New Year
For people who are ardent shoppers and deal-finders, there is nothing black about the day after Thanksgiving in the United States (and unfortunately now the actual day of Thanksgiving itself) that feels black. After all, that is the time when bargain-hunters will line up for hours in advance in … [Read more...] about Why Do We Call It BLACK Friday?
It's amazing what goodies lurk in my article and report collection. Just when I was feeling overwhelmed and not coming up with a topic to write about this week, I found a gem in my file drawer. That's where I keep a file folder labeled Article Ideas, especially for a day like today, when no … [Read more...] about Another Cure for Overwhelm – Practice the 3 Ds
I had really thought that I had shared all of my thoughts with you about getting back in charge of your business and your life. I wrote about what I thought were the 3 key strategies for getting out of overwhelm and into happy productivity. Do a Brain Dump by writing down absolutely every … [Read more...] about Does Your Business Run You? Yet One More Tip to Get Back in Charge
Among the many mottoes I have created over my lifetime, one stands out as being rather snarky: Nothing beats abject terror as a motivator. I have come to realize that abject terror as a motivator is pretty limiting. A serious health issue such as a mild heart attack or the discovery of a spot on … [Read more...] about Have You Thought about Your WHY Lately?