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
Master Your Time on Social Media – So you have #HaveAdventures
It’s the question I get asked over and over again…. “How do I find time to be on social media?” (and take care of my business, my family, live my life, etc, etc, etc, etc” My first question is “What role does social media play in achieving your business goals?” Sometimes, I am met with […]Continue reading
Your Morning Mindset and the Law of Motion
How do you start your day? I’m going to share with you a …. well, it’s not a secret, It’s a law of nature. A law of business. A law of LIFE. How you start your day is INCREDIBLY important. How you start is how you end. I mean C’mon … this is all the […]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
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
Should I Join a Shared, Co-Working Office Space?
This post is coming to you directly from my new office space at Peloton Labs in Portland, Maine. It might sound odd to some people that I chose to join a shared office space – after all, I have private office space in South Portland – just a few miles from my house. I can […]Continue reading
How to Prepare to Achieve a Goal
We are never prepared for what we expect. ~James A. Michener My Husband and I went and saw the movie “Wild” starring Reese Witherspoon, based on Cheryl Strayed’s novel. The movie was exhilarating to me because I loved the book. I will warn you, if you aren’t into colorful language and racy sex scenes – the […]Continue reading
Teach them to roll cast…. How to go above and beyond for your clients
My eyes popped open, and I had one thing on my mind…. grab my gear, my dog, and get down to my favorite fishing hole before anyone else does. It was still dark as I fumbled my way out of my tent. Destiny squinted her eyes at me as I shined my flashlight at her […]Continue reading