Time Management

Minutiae vs Marketing

By | Category: Internet Marketing, Marketing, Online Marketing, Time Management

This a battle that you may be facing everyday in your business and if the right side doesn’t win your business will suffer. Minutiae is a minute or minor detail that I see lots of entrepreneurs get stuck on worrying about or doing.  Marketing is what gets you clients and cash flow. It’s ok, admit […]



Overcoming Entrepreneur overwhelm in 3 easy steps

By | Category: Mindset, Strategic Planning, Time Management

If you are a business owner and you have big goals, then you probably experience overwhelm when the number of things you need to do and the things you want to do start to get way out of hand.  This is normal, but a frustrating place to be especially if you become like a deer […]



How to Create a New Habit of Action Instead of the Habit of Procrastination

By | Category: Lead Story, Mindset, Time Management

Have you ever put something off that you knew was important but still couldn’t get yourself to do it?  I am pretty sure most people can relate to this.  My husband, however, is one of those rare people that never ever procrastinates (before I met him I had no idea those people existed).   Yes […]



Are You Being Lifted Up or Dragged Down?

By | Category: Lead Story, Marketing, Mindset, Personal Reflections, Strategic Planning, Time Management

If you have big goals and are taking action to make them a reality but you are not surrounding yourself with the right people you may find yourself stalled without knowing why and not reaching your goals as quickly as you could have. Jim Rohn , the modern philosopher said, “You are the average of […]



Back to School Reading List for Business Owners

By | Category: Lead Story, Marketing, Strategic Planning, Time Management

Did you think when you were in school that you couldn’t wait to stop studying all the time? Well if you are a business owner the learning and studying should be a part of your daily routine. Here are some great books to help you grow yourself and your business.. The War of Art by […]



Designing your Business Around Your Vision for Your Family

By | Category: Lead Story, Marketing, Strategic Planning, Time Management

Yahoo’s new CEO, Marissa Meyer, is stirring up a lot of debate with her maternity leave plan. She has said that she plans to take a few weeks of maternity leave but to keep working throughout her maternity leave. This stirs up a lot of feelings for me and other moms. I am excited that […]



Is this the kind of life/business you want to have?

By | Category: Lead Story, Mindset, Personal Reflections, Time Management

Today is the anniversary of the passing of Thomas Leonard, the father of modern coaching and a mentor to me when I started coaching. He was known for the quality of his questions and one of them, “Is this the kind of life you want to have?” from his blog (yes, he still has a […]



Increase Your Productivity in 15 Minutes or Less

By | Category: Lead Story, Time Management

Many business owners struggle with productivity because they are waiting for large blocks of time to be able to work on moving their projects and goals forward. Being able to chunk your goals and project list down to actionable chunks is the first step to using small blocks of time efficiently. I asked a panel […]



How to Einstein Your Goals

By | Category: Lead Story, Mindset, Time Management

Einstein said you can’t solve a problem at the same level that created it, which is why coaching and masterminds are so effective in helping you reach your business goals by looking at your challenges and creating solutions from a different angle. The same holds true for your goals. Every time you set your goals, […]



Avoiding Entrepreneurial Burnout While Growing Your Business

By | Category: Lead Story, Mindset, Strategic Planning, Time Management

This has been a great summer – I have spent over a month at our family cottage at the lake, relaxing and recharging with my family. We went swimming, boating, hiking, and reading  as much as possible. Many business owners struggle with the concept of taking time off and relaxing until they reach a point […]