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Here’s Why It’s Okay to be a Vulnerable Entrepreneur

Here’s Why It’s Okay to be a Vulnerable Entrepreneur

Today, I want to ask you an important question. How are you? Okay, maybe I should rephrase that: How are you when the going gets tough? The reason why I’m asking you this question is because it’s very easy to say things are doing well when, well, everything’s going great. Maybe you were able to […]

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Why You Need to Fire Yourself

Why You Need to Fire Yourself

Whether you’ve been in the biz for a long time or if you just started, the reality about building a brand, especially if you’re trying to do it on the side or as full-time business owner and entrepreneur rising into that CEO level, is that it always isn’t so glamorous. Don’t let the pretty photos […]

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Here’s Why Building a Brand Will Kill You

Here’s Why Building a Brand Will Kill You

Whether you’re new to the biz game or not, building a business can easily kill you. Yep, you heard right. Statistics show that entrepreneurs are more likely to develop anxiety and depression than those who don’t, and it’s pretty easy to understand why: businesses take a whole lot of work. You see, to be willing […]

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3 Steps to Become a Successful Person Everyday

3 Steps to Become a Successful Person Everyday

When people are asked what makes a successful person, successful, most believe that there’s it’s consisted of all work and absolutely no play. You can even say that the entrepreneur has the typical stereotype of a nerdy looking person sitting behind their desk, typing away while everyone else is having their time in the sun.

Most of that is true, though.

Being a business owner is not a job for the faint of heart. Not only are you constantly working on your business, you’re also learning about it, too, whether it’s the latest in the social media universe to networking with others in your industry. Cardinal J. Gibbons sums up the busy life of an entrepreneur nicely: “There are no office hours for leaders.”

Let’s face it. You are a leader, and it’s not because of your company. You’re also a leader of your life.

Having been in the business for several years now, I know what it’s like to have to be a leader of both work and life. Being a mother, a wife, as well as a business woman, you can imagine how hectic it can be. Yet despite all of this, I can say that I’m successful in all parts of my life and you can be, too.

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Keep Your Business Momentum Going Strong

Keep Your Business Momentum Going Strong

What keeps your momentum alive?

For me, it’s all about keeping up with my work. I have a saying that goes like this:

Action activates your dream.

If you’re starting your own business, it can be really hard to take that first step, right? But when you do, you’re one step closer to your dreams than the person who chose to back out.

The same rule applies for long-time business owners, too.

Sometimes, it can be really hard put in more effort into learning more about your business and your customers. Or maybe you just celebrated a huge win – congrats by the way – and it’s so tempting to keep riding that wave.

So, what’s there to do now you ask?

Don’t stop learning.

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How using the S-Word (all day long) can make you RICH

“Sh*t, I didn’t make any money with that product.” “Sh*t, the my opt-in rate isn’t where I want it to be.” “Sh*t, my affiliates didn’t promote me like they said I would.” “Sh*t, how am I going to make my mortgage payment next month?” “SH*T…am I going to really make money doing THIS?”   Here’s […]

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