When Time Crunches

When Time Crunches…Keep Momentum

When Bed Looks So Welcoming How many times do you get to the end of your day feeling like you can’t do one more thing?  You have managed your full time job.  You have prepared meals, done the laundry.  You listened to children play, read, got them settled.  Or spent some quality time with your spouse.  Done a little housework….

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three things for change

Three Things That Inspire Change

Change Creates Growth Many times we tend to shrink back from change because it seems that we cannot maintain control.  To stay within the security of what we know and are familiar with seems safer.  This post discusses three things that can inspire change. However, in any area of our lives, whether it’s with health, relationships, money or learning new…

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Your Voice is Important, Your Message is Heard

This Was a Big Surprise When we wonder if our voice is important, if in fact we are being heard…here is a story. Not four weeks ago, I was talking with two people about the seeming changes needed for this blog to update it for today’s audience.  It seemed to me that the style and message was becoming insignificant if…

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Going Big

Going Big without Limiting Possibilities

Those BHAGs…What? I just sat in a Mastermind Class which is always an awesome privilege!  One of the lessons learned in this group and also working in teams to build business, is the importance of managing those things that sideswipe you and perhaps have you playing “small” rather than reaching for that “BHAG” ( Big Hairy Audacious Goal) as Russell…

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Working Alone…not Connected

Do You Have a Lot of Loose Pieces ? A story of how in the renovation work of our home this spring…the analogy of the electrical being in place, with many pieces, but not connected, reminded me of how we find ourselves in business at times.    This 4 minute video speaks to that. Bringing all the Loose Ends Together…

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Would you hire yourself?

Would You Hire Yourself?

Do You Show Up Daily? First of all, most entrepreneurs don’t think of themselves of employees. Heck, a lot are in this game of building their own business just to exit the whole framework of having a “boss”, being an “employee”! In the home business industry there is no time-clock…but…the go-getter doesn’t need a punch card or payroll time ticket…they’re…

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would you hire yourself

Don’t Make This Mistake

A Hard Lesson Learned Countless men and women like myself  continue to work full-time while “building their fortune” or future from home.  It can become an all consuming journey when the learning curve, passion to succeed and expectation to achieve causes you to lose sight of this important fact.

dont underestimate the power of one

Don’t Underestimate the Power of One

Just One Life at a Time! Sometimes we see and hear or feel the message that our influence in business is negligible unless we can report big numbers or big results. That is wrong thinking that quickly feeds the procrastination factor… “well if what I do seems to make no difference…why start?” If this message doesn’t stop you dead in…

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Did You See This About "You Economy"?

Did You See This About “You Economy”?

9 Points of  “You Economy” William Deresiewicz in his article in the New York Times ” Generation Sell” makes some remarkable observations on the status of the generation we call the Millennials.  These are 20-30 year olds who are go-getters.  They are dropping the counter culture behaviors of the previous generations to embrace something different for their statement…their life work.

Change Brings Opportunity

 Your Own Set of Choices In the space of owning your own business, seeking an entrepreneurial lifestyle there are some factors to consider that influence how you make your choices.  First of all, knowing what is important to you and those you love.  In other words, your values…the beliefs, lifestyle options that are necessary to stay in line with the…

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