How Brave Are You?

How Brave Are You?

I never thought of myself as brave or courageous for that matter until recently. Generally speaking, I’m just doing my thing and not really contemplating if it’s any different than what most other people do.   Truth is, most people won’t put everything on the line to...
What I Wish I Knew

What I Wish I Knew

My first business was as a personal chef. When I started, I had almost no idea what I was doing business-wise. Cooking and the process of making 8 meals at once… that was snap. Figuring out how to register my business name and determine whether I should be an LLC or...
Stop Letting Your To-Do List Run Your Life

Stop Letting Your To-Do List Run Your Life

I am a list maker. I love lists, especially my To-Do list. It gives me amazing joy to cross stuff off… as in I’m the one who will put it on the list as I’m doing it, just so I can cross it off. Yes, really! Even if you aren’t into lists like I am, working your to-do...
When Anger Becomes Inspiration

When Anger Becomes Inspiration

Generally speaking, I believe that the emotion of anger is a waste of time.  It sucks every ounce of your life force way force out of you and, let’s face it, very little productivity comes out of it. The exception is that in rare times it can fuel massive inspiration....
My Socks are My Biggest Productivity Hack

My Socks are My Biggest Productivity Hack

We aren’t as productive as we could be. And I do mean all of us. If we were, there wouldn’t be hundreds, if not thousands, of books and trainings on productivity, performance, or habits and rituals. We spend well over $100 million in planners every year. Yes, you...
I Almost Didn’t Write This

I Almost Didn’t Write This

I was going to write about something else until I had this moment where I was stuck on the wording for the last couple of paragraphs because I wanted to offer you something that I’m so super excited about because of the results you could have. I’ve been working on it...
Are you on a hamster wheel?

Are you on a hamster wheel?

Have you ever felt like your business or life could be soooo much more if you could just figure out what that should be? You know there is a bigger game to play and many more people to impact but you aren’t clear on the steps to take so you continue to grind away...
This is as Essential as Breathing

This is as Essential as Breathing

There has been more than one occasion, particularly when I’m in the throes of content creation where I haven’t left my house other than to walk the dogs around our development for days. My kids start wondering if I’ve showered. Usually around day 3 it hits me, as I...
Why I love Summer

Why I love Summer

I don’t know about you, but I slow down during the summer months. My kids are home, I want to enjoy the summer sun… and my latest pair of flip flips. It doesn’t mean that my business comes to a grinding halt though. I still have clients to serve and usually my...