Mindset & Priorities

7 ways to make business more fun

It’s like going to Home Depot and an iParty [store] all at the same time! This is how one of my clients described Evolve Accelerator earlier this week. So in the spirit of fun, I’m going to celebrate today’s newsletter… Read more…

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5 keys to avoid hairy business problems

When I was a kid, I dreaded bath time because I knew that the “comb routine” afterward was a painful process with my long hair…. It would get all tangled up and so I spent many, many tearful nights having… Read more…

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Dare to live your truth

Life is short and business can be tricky.   Not so long ago, I was in a meeting with about a dozen of my peers and everyone around me was talking about how great things are in their lives and… Read more…

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Six keys to chart your success

Hope isn’t a business strategy.  As an entrepreneur, your success isn’t guaranteed. Unfortunately, far too many people cheat themselves out of success by taking chances with their time, money and opportunities. They do this by patching together a series of… Read more…

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Choosing between up vs. down

There will always be “what ifs.” When I talk with entrepreneurs who are starting out, they have a lot of “what ifs” that weigh them down and stop them from moving forward. What if I don’t know what to do?… Read more…

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Dare to screw up

Mistakes are inevitable. A common refrain among many of the entrepreneurs is, “I can’t afford to make a mistake.” I wholeheartedly disagree! The reality is that you can’t NOT afford to make mistakes. Sure, it sounds logical when you consider… Read more…

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Decisions, decisions…

Life is full of choices. When faced with a myriad of choices, how do you make the “right” decision? Teddy Roosevelt said, “In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing, the next best… Read more…

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Dare to deliver

It’s easy to get stuck seeking perfection.  “It’s not quite right. I just need to (fill in the blank) before I’m ready.” Nothing significant or remarkable gets accomplished when you think like that. What’s behind perfection might surprise you. In… Read more…

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Dare to take a stand

You can’t be all things to all people.  “But I can help everybody.” That’s the refrain I’ve heard from countless entrepreneurs over the years. Perhaps you can, so let’s go with that belief for a moment. Sure. You can help… Read more…

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You do NOT need permission

You do not need permission. Even though we run our own business, there are times we act as if we’re still in third grade. …waiting for the school bell to ring so we can run outside to the playground. …waiting… Read more…

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