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Business & Marketing

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Build Your Leadership Brand

“For any leader in the tech community, using social media is no longer optional, it is a mandatory and influential tool to establish you as a leader” Diane Najm, CEO and … Read More

Marketing, Fear, Creative, Entrepreneur, Organization

3 Biggest Challenges Creative Entrepreneurs Face

3 Biggest Challenges Creative Entrepreneurs Face that Keep Them Stuck at a 5-figure Income Challenge #1 - Suffering from Bright, Shiny Idea Syndrome Creative entrepreneurs … Read More

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Three Things You Do That Stop People From Buying Your Stuff

Early in the week, I was on the phone with a client and I asked, “Hey, did you follow up with all the people you just met at your last event with a note thanking them?” I was … Read More

customers cancelling appointments

Customers Cancelling Appointments

If you’re in the business of sales, you have likely experienced your fair share of cancelled appointments. It is understandable that some of your customers will have to cancel … Read More

Paycheck, pay period, employee, bookkeeping

Paycheck Date Versus Pay Period

An employer decides the pay period they will have when hiring their first employee. The typical pay periods are weekly, bi-weekly (every other week on the same day), and … Read More

Pay to Speak, Speaker fees, Offer from the stage, Entrepreneur

When Should You Pay and Not Pay to Speak

I get asked all the time if it normal to have to pay a fee to speak at an event. The answer is yes and no. When you are such a sought-after-speaker that your presence at an … Read More

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Success & Mindset

Marketing, 2015, Entrepreneur

Is Your 2015 Business and Marketing Plan in Place?

Ok, so it's a new year! Is your 2015 business and marketing plan ready to go? Do you have your big picture goals plotted out? Do you have your annual marketing calendar in place? What? You don’t? … Read More

Get Motivated Today, Goals

10 Easy Ways to Get and Keep Motivated Today

We all have days that we need a little extra boost of energy to get things done during the day. There are so many different ways to get motivated; you just need to find the right ways for you that … Read More

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Fashion & Beauty

Make up tips, entrepreneur, aging

Make-up Tips for Women Over 40

Women go through a level of maturity and growth with their make-up application strategies over the years. We start off applying a little lip gloss as tweens and then learn how to apply a natural look … Read More

Fashion, style, tall, leggy, heels

Tall Tips For Leggy Ladies

Let’s start with this: Permission To Wear Heels Granted! For a kid whose pants were always too short, I didn’t end up being a ‘tall’ woman, not by industry standards anyway. Now there’s a can … Read More

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Work+Life Balance

Vison board, entrepreneur, goals

En”vision” 2015 (encore….)

On my way home from the "ICE" Extravaganza at the Gaylord National Convention realized that I needed to write something to help jump start 2015 for everyone.  I feel strongly about this because I know … Read More

Dating, Men, Relationships, Sex, Bonding

From Jonathon’s Mailbag… Fading Away and Bonding Through Sex

Dear Ladies, I receive quite a bit of email and try to answer all of them, and some questions come up repeatedly. I’d like to share two of them with you, along with my answers. Here goes… … Read More

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Health & Wellness

Tumeric-Mustard Tri-Tip Steak

Tumeric-Mustard Tri-Tip Steak | Gluten Free Recipe

This is another wonderful gluten free recipe from The Culinary Creator by Chef Varouj, perfect for a winter's evening. … Read More

weight loss, women, health

The Best Way for Women to Lose Weight

Losing weight is a hot topic and always will be. Whether you have a lot or a little to lose, you want to know the best way to shed those unwanted pounds. There’s a lot of one-size-fits-all advice … Read More

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