We give people permission to do the same.

There is a quote I love. “Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure.  It is our light, not our darkness, that most frightens us … Your playing small … Read more

But, have to, and should, oh my!

Words matter. The words we use influence our self-talk.  Our words influence how we see and feel about things.  Over the last few weeks, I’ve struggled a bit.  I’ve been grieving and managing a lot of personal challenges at the … Read more

Doing my best … it’s not the same each day

I’ve focused a lot the last few weeks on processes, productivity, and goal setting.  This week, I’m going in a different direction.   It was a Monday, and my husband and I got some news that created a lot of uncertainty … Read more

Spring cleaning (creating space)

Today it was nice enough to sit out on my deck while eating lunch. Later after I finished a meeting, I stepped outside again to take a 5-minute break and enjoy the sun and fresh air.   I think it was … Read more

3 things to start your morning right

It has been almost three years since I read “The 5 AM Club” by Robin Sharma.  Yet, three years later I still use the basics of his 20/20/20 formula to start my day.  I’ve made tweaks to it.  I’ve made … Read more

Why does your resolution fail?

It’s mid-January and by now most resolutions have failed. I don’t set resolutions.  As an entrepreneur, I use the same method for my personal goals as I do in my business.  I figure out what changes I need to make, … Read more

Can you have a bad day?

January 3rd, 2022 – the first Monday of 2022, I was gearing up to kick butt.  I was at my desk at 8:30, had my first meeting at nine and, was hosting the weekly working group at 10!  My intentions … Read more

Flourish and Faith

The planning workshop was a success!  Those that attended the workshop asked great questions and participated at 100%. I’m excited about all they will accomplish in 2022.   In the planning workshop, I spend the first part of the workshop celebrating, … Read more

Never too late

Do you believe there is an age limit to when you go to school?  Start a business?  Go on a Safari? Do you believe there are age limits to when you start, finish or do certain things?     I did.   I … Read more

Saying yes to what is uncomfortable

I advocate on saying no.  To say no to the things that do not help you reach your goals or make you excited.  I know saying no can be hard.  I genuinely get it.  I get it because it has … Read more

Are we fair?

Do we treat small businesses fairly? Or Do we treat small businesses differently from big businesses?  I think we do treat small businesses differently.  I think we set our expectations much higher.  Maybe even unrealistically high.  It got me thinking … Read more

Do you feel like a fraud?

When I am on a call with potential clients, do you know what I hear over and over again?  Some version of impostor syndrome.  It can sound like this:  I didn’t go to college; I’m not as qualified.  I just … Read more