Small Business Success Requires an Open Mind and the Ability to Think

Thinking seems to be a lost art. Today you can get an answer to virtually any question by typing in our question into a search engine. Compare that to the age BEFORE Google where children had to use their imagination all through playtime and draw on both sides of their brains to solve problems. Playtime … Continue reading Small Business Success Requires an Open Mind and the Ability to Think

Why Comparisons NEVER Put Us in a Great Frame of Mind!

  Yesterday I found myself feeling down. I started to bitch to myself about what I was doing with my life. I felt as if I was making zero progress and not 'getting it together' as quickly as I thought I needed to to take the steps I SHOULD be taking. I guess I could … Continue reading Why Comparisons NEVER Put Us in a Great Frame of Mind!

The Greatest Asset in Your Business? – YOU!

In financial accounting, assets are economic resources. Anything tangible or intangible that is capable of being owned or controlled to produce value and that is held to have positive economic value is considered an asset. Tangible assets are physical, material and financial resources, such as: plant machinery office equipment and Intangible assets are valuable resources … Continue reading The Greatest Asset in Your Business? – YOU!

Contrast can be a POWERFUL reminder

Was chatting with someone today who survived two surgeries and breast cancer. She was telling me that during her first surgery, she remembered how painful it was to move just to answer the phone. Although that particular operation was on her stomach - she felt the FULL sense of EVERYTHING being connected - as if … Continue reading Contrast can be a POWERFUL reminder

The importance of writing stuff down

Nowadays with the Internet and email, writing, as with a pen or pencil in ones hand seems so archaic, so farfetched - "write it down?" you ask incredulously? Yes start a journal...start writing stuff down. Richard Branson keeps notebooks upon notebooks of his ideas, thoughts and other observations daily. He is never without a notebook. … Continue reading The importance of writing stuff down