Stuck in the Briar Patch – Leading Through Personal Crisis
Last summer, I was hiking the south side of Saddleback Mountain on a trail that was a connector to a well traveled ATV/Snowmobile road so I could access one of my favorite fishing ponds. Freighted down with my fly-rod, lunch box, back-pack, dog leash, and water bottle, I maneuvered carefully down a gravel path - […]Continue reading
What should I do before hiring my first employee?
Congratulations! You are at the tipping point of growth and success! While this is an exciting time for you, it can also be stressful. Up until now, you have been in control of every aspect of your business from how the phone is answered, to how the end product is delivered, but in order to […]Continue reading
Helping Maine Business Owners M.A.P. Out Their Plans
And having a blast doing it! I have to admit – sometimes, I have so much fun working with clients, I have to pinch myself. I have been offering 2-hour business building sessions this summer, and I have to say – the transformations I have seen with these entrepreneurs is amazing! OK, maybe I’m a […]Continue reading
When it comes to hiring the right coach – Buyer, Be Aware
I’m inspired to write this post today because there are so many “coaches” out there today – more than willing to dole out “advice” for a price. Every day, I come across another coach, who is writing a blog, running a Facebook group, or hosting a Periscope talk… and they are giving out BAD business […]Continue reading
Off the Clock – Well, That Didn’t Go As Planned..
Huh. It’s October 31st, and while I had pledged to write every day in the month of October (to be clear, that would have been 31 posts on this topic) … I posted eight (well, nine – if you count today) times. Reflecting on the month, and how swiftly it went by -I am not […]Continue reading
Masquerade – Who are You Showing Up As?
Halloween is a time when people can pretend to be someone else, something else, and perhaps even live out a fantasy for a day…. and it’s got me thinking… what masks do we commonly wear? While it’s fun wearing a mask on Halloween, to play a different character for a while, to live out a […]Continue reading