Category Archive for "inspiration"

3Ps For Perfect Small Business Growth

Practice patience, persistence and passionate focus! That’s the only thing you need to know to grow a slow and steady business. Seriously. I do all three of those things often. I recommend them always. It’s hard to have all three…

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How A Strong Business Rolls When Life Rolls Over You

Never since my last kiddo was out of diapers (nearly 3 years ago) have I parented so much and worked so little as I did in the past 10 days. Yet, in spite of dropping my client load and cancelling…

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Getting Over Fear: My First Video Blog

Yep, I can own it. I had a fear of vlogging (video blogging). My reasons aren’t all that deep, but they are my reasons. I’ve held on to them for a full year. Creating a video blog was a goal…

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Day 1, HYHB Challenge: … And I Wore Pink

I just launched a 30-day challenge for a healthier you, healthier business over at International Alliance of Motivated Part-Time Entrepreneurs. But who is kidding who, I’m doing it for me as much as for others. I need a kick-start, reset,…

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The 5 Lies I Tell

I know it – I’m well known for being kindly honest. And usually I’m humble. But today I’m bragging about how truthful I am in business … my clients thank me for saving them money and time and never leading…

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The Bottom Line, The Deadline & Crossing The Line

I am a full-time parent, a sometimes employee and a part-time entrepreneur and have been for the past 5 years. I am also a wife, friend, daughter, granddaughter, golfer, photographer, book reader, and more. I wear many hats. Just like you. When it comes…

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7 Small Celebrations You Can Enjoy In The Moment!

My 3 year old daughter had several milestones today. First, she cleaned her room (almost) by herself. She was bursting with joy as she skipped on one foot to me saying “mommy, come see come see!” Then she came back…

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Building Success as a Part-Time Entrepreneur

  Monday Morning Marketer (updated. originally published April 2010) Time and again I find myself re-checking my expectations – those I hold for myself, and those my family have of me. And time and again I realize I don’t have…

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