It is not easy to be an entrepreneur. This is especially true if you are an entrepreneur who works from her home or who has a small business. This is because often the entrepreneur brings work home. In fact, she may spend a lot of “family” time doing work from the office. If the entrepreneur’s only office is at home, it is even harder for her to separate her work life from her home life.Continue reading →
Life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness. We are guaranteed those items, so why not be thrilled about going for them.Continue reading →
In business as in life, it is important to adapt and improve, but you do not have to reinvent the wheel in order to so it. In order to improve and grow you must look deep before you leap and move forward with a plan. Think of the goal not as finding a new way to catch mice, but as building a better mouse trap.Continue reading →
You do not have a successful business by accident. When it comes to your business, make a plan, and then work your plan. All too often, entrepreneurs think successful businesses happen overnight or as a matter of luck. Neither is the case.
No matter what type of business you have, you need a plan. When it comes to business plans there are a few types of people:
those who created a business plan when they started and revise it on a regular basis
those who created a business plan when they started and haven’t looked at it since
those who never created a business plan and don’t see why they should
those who never created a business plan and now realize that was a mistake
Decide today that you will stop being afraid and start doing that bold, audacious, courageous thing you dream about.
Recently I purchased a notebook cover with the words, “Stop Dreaming Start Doing” boldly emblazoned across the cover. I did not need the new notebook cover, but the message drew my eyes and my dollars. I am a person who dreams big and wonderful dreams. I have done this all my life. The first dream I remember was the dream I had when I was five. At that time I dreamed that by the time I was thirty I would be married, have a child, and be an attorney. I achieved that dream and then thought, wow, I accomplished that, I should have dreamed bigger. So, I continued to dream big, bold, and audacious dreams.Continue reading →
When you start a new job search, don’t wing it, do some research.
People always say they don’t need a plan or research they can just wing it. However, when it comes to a job search, don’t wing it. Instead take time to do research to see what is available. This is a crucial step that you should not miss or shirk away from.
When most people are looking for jobs, they research companies. They find out all about the company they would like to join. They even try to get some secrets about the interviewer. Those are important steps. I would never advise you to avoid them. However, before you select a company and before you accept an interview offer there is other research you must do. You must research to find out what is available.Continue reading →
It is important to find a way to have fun things to do on a computer. There is more to life than work.We work to care for our families. Use your technology to have fun and a more balanced life.Continue reading →
As you know, nothing works unless you do so take action now and you control your destiny.
In life, you either control your own destiny or someone else will. The question always is, who should control your destiny. It all comes down to two choices:
Let someone else controls your destiny
You control your own destiny
It is not a complicated matter. Let’s break it down into bite-sized pieces the way you would et an elephant. In life, things happen. Either you make them happen or someone else makes them happen and you watch from the sidelines and react. In other words, you control your own destiny or someone else will.
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