Women in Business Radio January 31 — Internet Radio

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+1 Tweet Share Pin Share StumbleShares 0I had a terrific time on Michele Price’s Women in Business Radio on Monday, talking about my business journey — how and why I’m where I am, my bumps along the road, and what I’ve learned that might help other women. . Listen to the interview recording through my very own Women in Business …

Be More Productive: Twitterview with Stephanie LH Calahan

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+1 Tweet Share Pin Share StumbleShares 0 On Wednesday, I interviewed productivity expert Stephanie LH Calahan of Calahan Solutions via Twitter. It was a hoot! What goes on behind the scenes when you’re Tweeting an interview in real time — trying to get your questions and answers out quickly, giving valuable information within the 140-character limit, following the conversation yourself …

Creating Your Business Vision is Like Using Your GPS

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+1 Tweet Share Pin Share StumbleShares 0Here’s the analogy I like to use: If you just go out and sit in your car, it’s not going to take you anywhere, is it? But if you know where you are now and you put that information into your GPS, along with the information about where you want to go, and you …

How to Pet the Monster

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+1 Tweet Share Pin Share StumbleShares 0When you build a business, you’re actually building an entity, separate and apart from yourself and the work you do. It’s a thing, like a child or a pet or a relationship. And it’s helpful to think of it that way. I actually picture my business like the big blue monster in the 2001 …

Seven Easy ‘Exactly What to Do’ Steps to Take So You Can Enjoy More Time, More Profit, and Get Back to Doing the Stuff You Love

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+1 Tweet Share Pin Share StumbleShares 0I’m doing a special teleclass tomorrow. It’s about exercising your Business Brain. Here’s why you might want to listen in: Have you done wonderful, valuable things for your clients, but haven’t really worked out the framework of your own business? Do you hold the work you do for clients in such high regard (because …

Did you have misconceptions about being the boss?

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+1 Tweet Share Pin Share StumbleShares 0It sounded like a great idea to start my second blog, PowerSmarts, for Q&A, when I came up with it. Lots of people have more than one blog. And I liked the idea of having one separate spot for answering questions. But every once in awhile, like now, I feel torn between my two …

How you sabotage your own work . . . and yourself

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+1 Tweet Share Pin Share StumbleShares 0I was on the phone with a client right before the holidays and ran into an amazing phenomenon, again, that happens with my clients — I call it the “Just Me” Curse. I’m sure I run into it because of who my clients are: values-driven creatives, coaches, and consultants. It goes like this (and …