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Business & Marketing

Overtime

More Workers May Become Eligible for Overtime

Do you currently have employees who are salaried and exempt from overtime according to federal guidelines? Are you aware that the laws regarding who would be exempt from … Read More

traits of highly successful sales people

Personality Traits of Highly Successful Salespeople

Everyone who is in any type of business, whether it is in a sales capacity or a CEO position should share some of the same personality traits. Traits are what has given them … Read More

Business Model, happiness, success

What Business Model Is Right for You?

For many entrepreneurs, when you first start your biz, you end up with a one-on-one service delivery model. In other words, you sell whatever you do (typically it’s some sort … Read More

customer service

How Much Is Your Customer Service Costing You

One hidden risk facing many businesses, big and small, is customer retention. It’s costly, damaging and sometimes irreversible leading to businesses closing all … Read More

networking, follow up

What To Do With All Those Business Cards?

Networking and speaking in my business are two of the most important and revenue producing activities that I do. BUT it's because of my extensive follow up system and … Read More

Mid Year Tax Adjustments

When to Make Mid-Year Tax Adjustments to Avoid Tax-Time Surprises

Chances are you aren't thinking of your income taxes in July. However, in certain circumstances, you may need to make an adjustment to your tax status mid-year. Take a look at … Read More

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Success & Mindset

Courage, personal courage

Do you have the rarest form of courage?

There is a powerful statement I have heard many times from thought leaders over the years.  Each time I hear it, it stops me in my life tracks like a flashing light at a railroad crossing: "It’s not … Read More

Bigger Life, Entrepreneur, Growth, Success

5 Simple Steps to Living a Bigger Life

What does it mean to have (or want) a BIGGER Life? Or to be living a bigger life?  To me, as you'll see on this video, it means to go after everything you really want. It means knowing you … Read More

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Fashion & Beauty

Walmart

Dressing Down For Walmart

We have all done it. We have made judgment calls about people based on their clothing, their outfit, their costume. As much as we use the phrase ‘You can’t judge a book by its cover’ – we … Read More

jewelry, style, entrepreneur

Does Your Jewelry Need A Makeover?

When you took care of that bi-annual chore of switching your seasonal clothing, did you include every category? If you are a regular reader, you already know how hard I work to get you to break … Read More

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Work+Life Balance

Creative Entrepreneur

What is a Creative Entrepreneur?

I would define a creative entrepreneur as someone who sees her creativity as the core of the work she does in the world. You might be an artist, writer, speaker, coach, graphic designer, interior … Read More

mini vacations

Need a break? 5 Great Mini Vacation Ideas

Work, work, work… that’s basically what we face when we have our own business. The tidal wave of activity is non-stop. The endless chatter of getting stuff done doesn’t stop. The pressure and weight … Read More

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Health & Wellness

Peel Eggs, Chef Varouj

Learn How To Peel Eggs in Seconds!

I just wanted to share a quick video with you and hopefully save you some time. We all struggle to peel eggs. This quick trick might even make it fun for the kids. … Read More

gut flora, roasted tomatoe dressing, recipe, gluten free

Balancing the gut flora with food.

Back in my restaurant days, I used to wonder how doctors could eat and listen to presentations about disease while looking at snapshots of infected body parts. The mere thought of it grossed me out … Read More

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