Hate Me Not or Why I Love Haters

First of all, I hate the word hate. The sound, the feel, the implications, the varied, confusing use of the word as it becomes common. The synonyms are equally unappealing. Misanthropist is an awkward term for a Tweet. Caviler is kinda cute, defined as someone who raises trivial, annoying and presumptuous objections. Other choices could […]

What’s a Girl To Do?

Just a few years ago I opened a new business. I poured everything I had; yes the blood, sweat, tears and plenty of passion into the work that I knew was the path to making my dreams come true. As Lemony Snicket’s book series title so aptly states, a series of unfortunate events caused a […]

Burning the Ship

Burning the Ship So… you are committed to succeeding in this new endeavor.  It could be your new side hustle, a fitness goal, etc. You’ve already invested more time, energy and effort than you thought it would take and the results are nowhere near where you’d like them to be. Your heart sinks, your pulse […]

Day 4 Build Your Business

Leading the Elephant and Homeschooling The day looms big and the idea of eating an elephant (even one bite at a time) never resonated with me. Years ago, my days were devoted to homeschooling my kids. The occasional feeling of overwhelm was really no different than the emotion I feel today. There were so many […]

DAY THREE LEARNING TO BUILD YOUR BUSINESS ONLINE The first 30 days…

6 IMPOSSIBLE THINGS (Our “tri- fecta” done two times) IMPOSSIBLE! Definition: not able to occur, exist, or be done, unfeasible, impractical, impracticable, nonviable, unworkable, out of the question, unthinkable, unimaginable, inconceivable, absurd, unattainable, unachievable, unobtainable, unwinnable, hopeless, impractical, implausible,far-fetched, outrageous, preposterous, ridiculous, absurd, impracticable, unworkable, futile. Got something that strikes you as impossible?  Listen to […]

DAY TWO LEARNING TO BUILD YOUR BUSINESS ONLINE The first 30 days

WHEN YOUR WHY BECOMES YOUR EXCUSE (AND 3 WAYS  TO REVERSE IT) Think about it like this: you’ve clarified your personal “why” for wanting to make your dream a reality. Your “reason why” provides the strong contrast that helps you clarify what you want. This “reason why”  is designed to propel you forward into and through […]

DAY ONE LEARNING TO BUILD YOUR BUSINESS ONLINE The first 30 days…

 OMNE TRIUM PERFECTUM(everything that comes in threes is perfect)For the next 30 days, join me in keeping 3 things in mind: STATE  ACTIVITY LEARNING I’m starting from the assumption that another 3 things are clear:WHAT YOU WANTYOUR REASON or WHY for wanting what you wantAn outline of WHAT NEEDS TO BE DONE to get thereEveryone’s Goals, Reasons […]

7 Powerful Ways to Add Thousands to your List and Master the MLM “Numbers Game”

In MLM, it’s not what you know, or even who you know. It’s actually more about who knows you. If you’re at all serious, you’ve got a list of subscribers to your blog, an RSS feed, an email newsletter or other services. Whether 10 you’ve got just 10 people on your list or 10,000, the object of the game is to build your list! After all, you’ve probably heard a thousand times…