‘Virtually’ Beneficial

On August 23rd, 2012, posted in: Accounting, Marketing, Productivity by 0 Comment

As a business owner do you take advantage of the benefits of being virtual? Do you offer that option to your employees? Here are some of the virtual benefits we reap: Working from in your pajamas or whatever you choose Commuting from your kitchen to your home office – what a stress, time and cash..

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The Power of Positive Alliances

On August 9th, 2012, posted in: Accounting, Marketing, Training by 0 Comment

The power of positive thinking can’t be denied. Neither can the power of surrounding yourself with positive people! Your mother always told you that you’d be defined by the people you hang out with. It’s true even now that you’re grown up. So hang out with the people who are going somewhere! Forging alliances with..

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Practical Tips to Prepare For a Speaking Engagement

On August 2nd, 2012, posted in: Marketing, Productivity, Training by 0 Comment

I speak several times a year for business groups and entrepreneurial organizations. One of the things that set a professional apart from an amateur is how they prepare for the presentation. I have a few steps that I take every time I am asked to talk in front of a crowd: I always know my..

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Take the Stress Out Of Networking

On July 13th, 2012, posted in: Marketing, Productivity by 0 Comment

The fruits of my networking labors have been paying off this week, big time! I have had almost back-to-back meetings with potential clients and professional organizations. I still have more scheduled for next week! What this means to me is that my networking is paying off. As a business owner there are so many things..

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Getting My Mind Settled for Book #3

On June 14th, 2012, posted in: Marketing, Productivity by 0 Comment

Are you one of those perfectionists like me? You want your output to be outstanding! I think maybe sometimes it has to be mediocre before it can be outstanding. There has to be an idea, a draft, a starting point or you will never get to the end. My first two books were so easy..

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Do You Have an Accountability Partner?

On May 24th, 2012, posted in: Marketing, Training by 0 Comment

I had planned to go to San Diego this week to stay with my friend Linda Woodbury. We’re both are writing books and have been struggling with our lack of progress. Our plan was to encourage each other and each work on our own project for several hours each day. When I had to postpone..

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Strive For Work/Life Balance

On May 17th, 2012, posted in: Accounting, Marketing by 0 Comment

So many entrepreneurs that I work with seem to think that being busy 24/7 means they are being productive 24/7. The fact is, you need to separate yourself from your business and strive for a balance of work and life in order to be truly productive. Consider too, that being constantly busy doesn’t mean you’re..

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Clear The Clutter Spring Is Here!

On April 6th, 2012, posted in: Marketing by 0 Comment

Renewal, rejuvenation – that’s what spring brings to mind, right? Along with blooming flowers, summer garments and fresh spring breezes it’s time to clean your office. An organized office leads to enhanced productivity and here are three things to look at when sprucing up your office for the new season: The view from where you..

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Is Your Head (or Your Business) in the Cloud?

On March 1st, 2012, posted in: Accounting, Marketing by 0 Comment

More and more businesses are either doing or considering cloud computing. It’s a big leap. As this article in Information Week says, “Cloud Computing is Still a Leap of Faith.” Click here for the full article.

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You Have Questions! We Have Answers!!

On February 23rd, 2012, posted in: Marketing, Training by 0 Comment

When there is a unique, one-of-a-kind event like the Your Biz on the Beach exclusive owners-only retreat and dolphin encounter, it’s natural to wonder, is this really for me? To answer all your questions, we’ve scheduled a conference call. We’ll go over the agenda, activities, and let you know what to expect. You’ll be able..

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