Are you using social media correctly?

Are you using social media correctly?

Using social media effectively isn’t all about saying Look at me! Look at me! Look at me! Pick me, Pick me, Pick me! (picture an obnoxiously behaved little kid jumping up and down to be the chosen one – I picture that one little kid from the Polar Express...
A word about minding your expenses

A word about minding your expenses

This has been a bit of a theme this week so I’m feeling it’s time to address it. It’s time to talk about minding your expenses. Here’s the deal… Running a business involves receiving income AND paying expenses. You don’t need an...
Knowing where to put your money

Knowing where to put your money

Running a business means dealing with business expenses. Some are very necessary and some are, well, very not. If your income cup doesn’t currently runneth over, you need to make some decisions along the way on how to spend your money in a way that serves you...
Know what you want

Know what you want

Before deciding what kind of help to get for your business, it helps to be really clear on what it is that you want. Do you want a partner or do you want a subordinate? I encourage you to think long and hard about this and be real with yourself. Is it important for...
Growing up and over

Growing up and over

It’s best to think of your business as a living being because in reality it IS. Of course, it’s true that it isn’t human, but it will (and should) grow and change just like you and me. With that growth and change, you will find that the people...