I'm writing under pressure...sort of... What to write? What do people want to read? Most times I have no clue. I read a lot so I generally have tons of ideas circling about in my brain. I THINK a lot about my own issues and challenges but most times I push those to the back … Continue reading WHO I AM Won’t Leave me Alone…
A reader of my weekly Business Newsday Column recently emailed and asked: Is there a proven system that exists in discovering the "why" in one's life. It seems to me that in reality there are many "whys" depending on the stage one has reached in their life and circumstances surrounding it. I made several attempts … Continue reading Is There a System to Discovering the WHY in Your Life?
My cousin's oldest daughter does not read anything except that which she must! She is 14. Knowing that I am an avid reader, on a recent trip Trinidad, my cousin asked me to have a chat with her about her dislike for reading. Now I learned long ago from Dale Carnegie - that a man … Continue reading The Importance of Reading and Keeping Your Mind OPEN
Just a quick post to say "thank you" for your support. Writing can sometimes be a lonely journey but then people reach out, comment and let you know that something you said is helping them along the way. I am truly grateful for the ability to shape my thoughts into paragraphs of words that sometimes … Continue reading 2012 in review
Well first I want to talk a bit about synchronicity. You see life ALWAYS delivers. Thoughts are so powerful. You think a question in your head and voila! the answer shows up in someone's blog post, or in a conversation that you're overhearing or in a sitcom. You never know where you answer will come … Continue reading Success is…
Any business owner, who has had more than ten minutes of conversation with me, knows that I usually suggest they create a special report or something free and dowloadable on their Web sites so customers can give their name and email in exchange for this information. Surprisingly no one has taken my advice. I have … Continue reading Get your business abuzz with a buzz piece
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
Why does building business momentum seem so elusive? Do you feel at times as if you are wading through a vat of molasses or as in young people speak – “yuh sticking?” Many business owners could well attest to peaks and troughs in their business but I am describing not even feast or famine but … Continue reading Are you tired of starting from Zero every month?