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No Need to Rush!

No Need to Rush!

Over the past several days, I’ve had multiple discussions about timelines for projects that I am moving forward. The service provider always asks how quickly the work needs to be done and I always reply: I want to move ahead as quickly as possible – without rushing. […]

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Social Media – Two Sides to the Time Sink Question

Social Media – Two Sides to the Time Sink Question

I’m sure you’ve experienced how social media can be a time sink – you pop into your Facebook account “just for a minute” and find yourself still looking at status updates, photos, and ads a half-hour later. (Many would call this a time suck – an inefficient […]

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Take Massive Action – One Baby Step at a Time

Take Massive Action – One Baby Step at a Time

Last time I wrote to you about getting quiet and tapping into your intuition to allow the answers to questions or challenges to “bubble up” from inside. I spent a couple of hours in this mode last Sunday evening.  I did some visualization exercises and journaled and things […]

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Get Quiet and Tune into Your Intuition

Get Quiet and Tune into Your Intuition

Last week I had a chat with a friend and colleague who is in a holding pattern in her professional life. She feels stuck – her current job doesn’t excite her anymore but she doesn’t know what to do next. She is also dealing a long-term family […]

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Letting Go

This week I’m in the process of having a new computer installed at the office. I’m switching back to a PC after several years of using a Mac.

I want to share something with you that I’ve come to realize over the past several weeks: It’s okay to let go in your business. Even under the best of circumstances, you can’t control everything. You can’t even control most things. So, when things happen that are […]

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You Don’t Have Enough Time

I’ll bet you’re wondering why I chose a “pessimistic” title for this post. The reason is that I want to shake you up and make you take a hard look at your everyday business activities. If you’re feeling stuck right now, whether it’s because you can’t seem […]

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Give Yourself a Break

There's never and unrealistic goal. There's only an unrealistic timeline. ~Francis Van Wyk

I’ve been caught up in a whirlwind of activity lately. Between bringing on a new board member and finalizing the annual report for my non-profit, gathering information to include in a 6-figure grant proposal, and creating proposals for a couple of prestigious clients for my husband’s and […]

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What To Do When Fear Makes You Procrastinate

What To Do When Fear Makes You Procrastinate

Ever catch yourself doing something in your business – for example, organizing a launch or getting ready for a live event – and suddenly realize that your heart is beating rapidly or that your hands have become clammy with perspiration? Do you ignore how you’re feeling and […]

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Sleep Debt – How much do you owe?

Sleep Debt – How much do you owe?

With the horrible colds and flu that are plaguing the U.S. and Europe, I hope you’re in the best of health as you’re reading this message! I thought I might be catching something last weekend. I was on my way to a party as I noticed a […]

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Life Balance – Is it a myth?

I recently read an article on Fortune Magazine’s Web site where a woman entrepreneur running a multi-7-figure business bemoaned the absence of “work-life balance” in her life. She said she fought for it when her children were younger and never truly achieved it. Her kids are grown […]

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