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This $20 Business Investment Took Me from Struggling to Successful

March 31, 2017

One of the best investments I ever made for my business was “The Little Gold Book of YES! Attitude” by Jeffery Gitomer.  It’s a book I don’t consider a business book, but a life book, yet it has probably made the difference between my success and failure. I bought the book on a whim in…

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Why I ‘Cheated’ on Headway and What I Learned

June 9, 2016

Sometimes even though you are totally sold on a product or service and use it exclusively you start to wonder if something new has come along in the interim and you’re missing out. What if the next great thing has been discovered and you’re so stuck in your ways that you’re missing out. This was…

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The One Thing I Don't Do Often Enough

November 27, 2013

As a business owner your focus seems to always be on what comes next.  We learn quickly that for successful businesses marketing never stops and that means we are always looking ahead at what we can do to get that next client.  Whether it’s implementing a new service, adopting new technology or resetting a marketing…

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Why You Shouldn't Rely on Testimonials to Impress Clients

October 29, 2013

[stextbox id=”alert” float=”true” align=”left” width=”375″ bcolor=”8b0000″ bgcolor=”f5f5f5″]This is the first in a short series of blog posts inspired by the Forbes.com article “The 7 Major Trends Shaping Your Business or Career”. As business owners, it’s important to pay attention to trends and find ways to adapt or adopt, depending on the circumstances.[/stextbox] It used to…

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My Search for Cloud Storage-Weighing the Options

October 6, 2013

I’ve been meaning to write this blog post on my search for reliable cloud storage since mid-July.  So why am I just getting around to it in early October?  Because it was a lot more complicated that I thought it was going to be.  My initial thought of unveiling my ideal choice for cloud storage…

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Review: A New Laptop for this Geek

August 26, 2013

About two years ago, when my second laptop died in 4 years of business, I decided a desktop computer just might make more sense. It seemed like my line of work was a laptop killer and my budget at the time told me that a dead laptop every two years wasn’t a wise business decision. …

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Think Employees are More Committed than Virtual Assistants? Think Again.

June 20, 2013

Here’s another nail in the coffin for those folks who like to tell me “I prefer working with in office employees because I can tell they are doing the work.”  According to this article at Salon.com 70% of the United States workforce is emotionally disconnected at work.  What exactly does this mean? It means that…

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