How to Value Your Time & Set Boundaries

It’s another Expert Briefs, where I ask really smart business owners to answer your burning questions. This week I asked our panel of experts… “We all at some point have to deal with a time sucker in our industry. It may be someone who we started a friendship with who wants more time or information […]

How Do You Manage Your Home During the Summer to Actually Get Work Done?

It’s another Expert Briefs, where I ask really smart business owners to answer your burning questions. This week I asked our panel of experts… “Working at home with kids (summer time). If you have kids at home – how do you manage your home during the summer to actually get work done?” I think you’ll […]

Resolutions Stink: And What Works Better for Me.

I’m bringing back a blog post from last year and the year before that that I really loved (and many of you did, too). My mom, Patti Winker, told me about this awesome blog post.. Read it! -> Resolution Revolution.  I liked the blog post so much that I’m assigning homework based upon the idea to all […]

Balance During the Holidays

It’s another Expert Briefs, where I ask really smart business owners to answer your burning questions. Before we get too late in the month, let’s find out how my friends juggle it all. I asked them this. “The holidays are such a busy time of year, so it got me thinking about balance. Between shopping, […]

Dinner Hacks: Less Time in the Kitchen Means More Time for Busy Entrepreneurs to Rock Their Businesses

It’s another Expert Briefs, where I ask really smart business owners to answer your burning questions. This week I asked our panel of experts… “Swaying off topic a bit, do you do any special dinner prep to save kitchen time and make you more productive? Inquiring minds want to know.” I think you’ll enjoy this […]

Do you Have this Dream?

One of the most life changing things that I’ve done in my business was to write a book. If you haven’t seen my yet, here it is:  Expert Briefs Blogging for Profit AND – the second most life changing thing I’ve done in my business was to make it a best-seller on Amazon. Sidenote: If […]

Your Story Matters (and So Do You). Write your Own Legacy.

It’s 9/11 and I normally stay quiet today. In fact, I haven’t sent a broadcast mailing on 9/11 ever. But today I have something to talk about. Please forgive me if it’s a little disjointed as I have a lot of thoughts and feelings running through my head. It’s been 12 years since the towers […]

Ready to Stretch your Business?

Hey all. My friend, Kelly McCausey, hosts a  Stretch Yourself Challenge for your Business which is a month of butt-kicking and it starts TOMORROW – Wednesday, May first. There we are in San Francisco a few months ago (probably on our way out to eat sushi – we ate a lot of sushi… ).  -> […]

A Challenge. Boston Marathon

Many of you will recall that after the Newtown Connecticut shootings, I posted a challenge. Well, after yesterday’s events, I’m reposting. I hope it helps. When tragedy strikes, there is only one thing to do. Let’s start with some positive words from Mr. Rogers. “When I was a boy and I would see scary things […]

Weird and Wacky Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Me

Two of my friends recently posted “Odd things you May Not Know” about themselves. I thought it might be fun, as well. Therefore, here are some random and odd things that you may not know about me. I was my high school valedictorian. (It was a VERY small school.) Actually a friend and I were […]

How to Never Have a Bad Day Again. Interview with Rachel Rofe

Hi! I hope you’re having a wonderful day. If you’re NOT having a good day, then I have the coolest thing for you. My friend Rachel Rofe just wrote a very interesting guide called “Never Have a Bad Day Again“. When I first heard about it, I thought “oh airy fairy stuff” and wasn’t really […]