Thought Leadership

Carolyn Herfurth | Business Coach for Women

Creating An XO Economy

Women business owners are starting to reject the status quo (and yes, masculine AF) systems for building business. Because it’s time to step away from the norm and build our businesses OUR way. In a way that feels good and […]

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Carolyn Herfurth | Business Coach for Women

Doing Business In A World Created By Men (For Men)

Have you ever noticed the times you’ve tried to shimmy yourself into doing business in a way that feels… not quite right? (This goes beyond “thinking” something is wrong.) But you can’t put your finger on what feels wrong. I […]

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Carolyn Herfurth | Business Coach for Women

History, Habits and Hangups

One day it dawned on me that my day-to-day work didn’t feel meaningful anymore. Oy. I’d reached multi-6 figures in my business and the challenge and excitement of mastering my craft was complete. I no longer experienced the same *high* […]

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Reaching the top rungs of your ladder

The higher you want to go, the steadier your base needs to be. Last week my favorite Irishman sprinted up to the roof like a cheerful mountain goat and patched a leak in five minutes. (He’s that tiny blob pictured […]

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Carolyn Herfurth | Business Coach for Women Business Owners

Spin the Advice-o-Rama Wheel!

You’ve cleared your Peloton and quickly dwindling wine subscription stash out of the spare bedroom to make room for the whole crew — studying, eating and sleeping under your roof again 24×7. You’ve stopped mainlining CNN. And you’ve filtered through […]

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Carolyn Herfurth | Business Coach for Women Business Owners

Sell more of your new thing with the Pickle Jar Principle

It would be ridiculous to give a pickle jar one twist, give up and say, “this will never open. GET ME A NEW JAR OF PICKKKKKKKLES!!!” Hell no, you give it a few more twists. Pull out that rubber jar gripper […]

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I’ve GOT to get this RIGHT or else…

(Pssssst… sometimes, getting it wrong can be the best thing to happen.) More than halfway through a recent 5.8 mile loop hike, there were no signs that our trail was turning back toward the car. Simple math made us suspect […]

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Leaning back vs. Leaning in

I can be MISERABLE to travel with because I’m so go-go-go. I feel so bad for my favorite Irishman sometimes. Like last fall when we landed at Gatwick airport. I was so busy charging through, trying to catch the very […]

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How my best friend could’ve died over jalapeño margaritas

I’d never realized how much a minute matters. (Stick with me.) Every 6 weeks or so, I meet a bestie at our fave local Mexican restaurant for humongous jalapeño margaritas, the spiciest guacamole they’ll make and quality amiga time. But […]

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This guy wanted HOW MUCH money??

One of my besties owns a house in the Hudson Valley. I spend 1-2 weekends there each month and treat it like it’s my own home. So when she didn’t want to pay her lawn guy his “ridiculous” fee to […]

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