Eliminating Your Top 5 Time-Sucks

Eliminating Your Top 5 Time-Sucks

I’m always looking for new ways to increase my productivity and work smarter, not harder. Over the years, I’ve test-driven multiple systems, planners, team members, and other resources to increase both the quantity and quality of my work. We’ve addressed things to implement, but what about the things to cut out? In my experience, there […]

More Time: A Mindset Shift

More Time: A Mindset Shift

In a recent newsletter, I polled many of you asking what stopped you from signing up for the latest course offering. About 65 percent of you responded in the same way… I don’t have time right now. Time is one of the biggest challenges facing those of us who are trying to advance our careers. […]

An Argument for Being Selfish

An Argument for Being Selfish

 In most cases, our desire to advance our career and/or launch our business is not entirely selfish. We have families to support, parents to make proud, and people we want to help. We also want to earn enough to create the life we want, but that’s usually not the sole motivator. But during growth […]

Work Smarter, Not Harder

Work Smarter, Not Harder

As a small business owner, I understand the struggle of work-life balance and the constant feeling that there are not enough hours in the day. Balancing the needs of your employer or clients with your actual job requirements, not to mention your friends, family, and personal well-being, can be overwhelming. Sometimes it seems impossible. I’m […]

Grow Your Online Following Part Two: Your Email List

Grow Your Online Following Part Two: Your Email List

In this month’s newsletter, I asked you one question: What is the biggest challenge you’re facing in your professional life?There were a number of options, but “Growing my online following” received exponentially more responses. I asked, you answered, and now it’s time to give you what you want! If you’ve been following Branding Outside the […]