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My Worst Doubts and Fears

Last time, I promised to share Part 2 of the saga behind the Beauford Delaney: Resonance of Form and Vibration of Color exhibition and the subsequent crowdfunding campaign that I’m running to finance a video documentary about it. Beauford Delaney: Sharing a Master’s Art with the World! […]

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Starting from Zero

After my second hiatus from writing, I have re-emerged again and am back on the grid for the next phase of the Beauford Delaney: Resonance of Form and Vibration of Color exhibition: Creating a video documentary of the exhibition and its cultural and educational programming as a marketing […]

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Re-emerging – in reverse

  A few weeks ago I wrote that I was re-emerging from a three-month hiatus from writing to you because I had been focusing all my attention on the Wells International Foundation’s inaugural event. Then I wrote to say that I wondered if I had re-emerged too […]

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Follow-up: Focus, Focus, Where Should I Focus?

Last week, I promised to let you know how well I preserved mental clarity, maintained my focus, made decisions, and created and modified plans during an intense week of activities organized for the Beauford Delaney exhibition in Paris. I’m happy to say that I did quite well! […]

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Focus, focus, where should I focus?

It was only last week that I “re-emerged” from my self-imposed sabbatical to create an art exhibition. As I prepare to enter the busiest week of activity for the show, I’m wondering if I came back too soon! I have at least one major event per day […]

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Keeping the Big Picture in Mind

This week’s post is brief (which is perhaps good news for you!). It is inspired by an opportunity that was presented to one of my businesses – my husband’s and my travel planning service – last week. This “big break” was a chance for an international radio station […]

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Routine – Is it a help or a hindrance?

Have you ever stopped to think about the value of routine in your business? Look at your systems, for example. They are formalized routines – they keep things running smoothly because they allow you, your staff, or your VA to do things consistently over time. This usually translates […]

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Three Tips for When Disaster Strikes

  To those of you who reached out to inquire about my safety and that of my family when news broke about the terrorist attacks in Paris, THANK YOU!​ Terrorism and natural disasters are among the worst forms of disruption you can experience in life. And what […]

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Leadership? In my solo business?

Many women solopreneurs never think about the role that leadership plays in their business. Are you one of them? If so, keep reading – I have some eye-opening information to share with you! It’s a myth that solo business owners have no one to lead. In fact, […]

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Thank Goodness for Systems!

I’m writing this from Minneapolis, where I’m attending my annual tox path meeting and my husband just gave a presentation at the Alliance Française Minneapolis/St. Paul about his e-book Dining Out in Paris. I’m managing the fundraising effort for the art exhibition that I’m co-curating in Paris as […]

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Hi. I’m Monique, the founder of Making Productivity Easy. I help business owners find peace through productivity by taming their runaway businesses so they can once again enjoy the empires they’ve created. Let’s connect: Check out my full bio, schedule a Discovery Session or join the community on Facebook.


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