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This is where you’ll find the things I want you to know. I write reviews, opinions, best practices, personal experience reflections, advice, etc. I also call out those behaving badly at times because I just can’t help myself.

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 best. If...

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 involved in your...

How To Solve A Problem

How To Solve A Problem

The solution to the problem is… Wait for it… THERE MAY NOT BE ONE! That’s right, some problems have no solution, they are simply there to create change. No one lives a life that is problem free. No matter how happy and balanced your life is, you will inevitably...

Faulty Calculations

Faulty Calculations

There's a big misconception becoming more widespread among those being mentored by high level business coaches about how much bringing help into your business should cost. Here is what the concept is: You should expect to spend X% of your income on your support team....

Virtual Assistant or Virtual Help?

Virtual Assistant or Virtual Help?

For many creative entrepreneurs, doing what you do best - what you're passionate about – comes quite easy, but turning that passion into an actual business is where the headaches begin. Whether it's an actual lack of the particular knowledge or skills necessary or a...