5 Tips for Successful Outsourcing

One way to grow your business is to hire a dream team of independent contractors to take care of your daily business tasks while you focus on your clientele and marketing efforts. However, if hiring anyone sounds like a daunting task, just follow these tips for the...

Combat that Negative Self-Talk!

Everyone experiences negative self-talk both in their personal lives and their work lives. It includes those little voices tempting you to go through the fast-food drive-thru at lunchtime; or the voice saying you don’t know what you’re doing in your business. Need to...
Don’t Fall Victim to Toxic Clients

Don’t Fall Victim to Toxic Clients

We’ve all experienced less-than-stellar clients who have the highest expectations but feel we can do nothing right. They make demand after demand but don’t listen when we try to reinforce our business boundaries. Or they aren’t happy with the results, even when we...
Words of Advice for First Time Event Planners

Words of Advice for First Time Event Planners

Planning a retreat is much like planning a vacation, except your family will be more forgiving if something goes wrong. If you’re marketing your retreat to premium clients, they expect all the bells and whistles and expect things to go off without a hitch, especially...
Top 9 Ways You’re Probably Deluding Yourself

Top 9 Ways You’re Probably Deluding Yourself

Everyone is self-delusional. It’s very difficult to have an accurate view of life or of yourself. We’re naturally blind to ourselves, and our view of the world is very biased. We filter our view of the world through our experiences and preferences. Having an...