The Power of the Master Mind

I recently returned from one of the most powerful and impactful retreats I have ever attended. (Breakthroughs on the Bayou Retreat 2018.) If you are wondering what made this retreat so special, I can tell you that it wasn’t the awesome keynotes (although they were quite awesome). For me it was the energy of the … read more

The Entrepreneur’s Guide to Overcoming Business Obstacles

I recently had an experience that reminded me of the following: If you want to grow your business without losing your mind, you must have a clear and motivating vision of your ultimate business and life. There is more than one way to achieve your vision, so obstacles are merely detours, as long as they … read more

The Two Vital Keys to Success in Business

The secret to success Do you know what it takes to grow a successful business- one that makes it over the inevitable bumps in the road, through the first five critical years, and on to become a thriving, profitable business? Some of you might be thinking the answer to success in business is money. Others … read more

Running a Successful Small Business Doesn’t Have to be Hard

As much as we love being entrepreneurs, there are a lot of things about running and growing a small business that are hard. Getting clients, dealing with clients, hiring employees, getting your employees to perform to your expectations, finding time to do everything you want. All of those things are hard, right? What if running … read more

How to Eliminate Your Business Competition

Have you ever had a crisis of confidence? You know what I mean – the kind where you look at all of your competitors, and you secretly think, I’m good, but I’ll never be as good as they are, or I’ll never be able to develop the reputation that they have? Here’s the secret: the … read more

Business Plan Templates Don’t Work – But Here’s Something that Does!

If the thought of writing a business plan makes you want to cry, swear a little, and then frantically search the internet for a free template that actually makes sense before giving up and cracking that bottle of tequila you’ve been saving… Then you’ve come to the right blog post, because I am going to … read more

How to Anticipate and Ride the Wave of Consumer Demand

You have heard the rallying cry before: find your market niche, create a unique offering, target your efforts to grow your business. As a matter of fact, you’ve heard it from me! This is a proven strategy for extraordinary business growth, but is it enough? In his newest book “Surge: Time the Marketplace, Ride the … read more

Planning for Success: 7 Steps to Reach Your Goals

Who knew that a simple question could completely change someone’s life? Five years ago I was having lunch with a friend who was feeling very stuck and dissatisfied with her work situation.  A few weeks later, I saw her again, and she thanked me profusely for changing her life. I was confused. “How did I … read more

Crucial Information: Why You Must Know Who Your Top Clients Are

Does your business offer an amazing product or service, but for some reason, nobody cares? Are you doing all of the “right” things when it comes to marketing, but you’re not getting the traction you expect? If this sounds all too familiar, then you might be missing a crucial piece of information that could launch … read more