How to Find Calm in the Chaos and Dedicate Time to Your Priority Tasks

How to Find Calm in the Chaos and Dedicate Time to Your Priority Tasks

“How am I going to get it all done?” Has that thought ever crossed your mind? Overwhelm seems to be a common side effect of building your brand and growing your business. But you can’t live in a prolonged state of overflowing to-do lists. When there are too many things on your plate for too […]

How to Get Ahead by Letting Go

How to Get Ahead by Letting Go

“… in my brain I had five years to get a staff together and be able to take some time off and be able to kind of enjoy things.” – Andy King, co-owner of A&J King Artisan Bakers What is it that you really want from your business? Where is it that you’d like to […]

The Power of a Well-Placed No

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If you’re in the early days of your business, you can skip this post. It’s not for you. In the early days, you don’t need to learn how to say no. In the early days of your business, it’s important — for survival’s sake — to say “yes” more often than “no.” But give it […]

The Unglamorous Secret of Success

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This past year has been an interesting one for my career. I want to share the secret of success as it looks today, but first, let’s back up a little … I never really thought I had a career. What I had was a business. Over the years, I measured my success by whether my […]