A brush with death births a passion for success

Matt and Geri Mahaley got a frightening wake-up call when Matt was rushed to hospital for heart complications caused by his excessive weight.   This brush with death spurred Matt and Geri to make some life-changing choices. Overweight physically and weighted down with a bloated overhead that kept him in…

She made sense of her pain and found ecstacy

After a devastating accident that left her with a severely damage spine, Lynnet McKenzie was bedridden, unable to walk. In terrible pain every day, she was almost ready to give up and let go. But then, in a moment of excruciating pain, she had an extraordinary experience that she describes…

A Devastating Hurricane Carved the WAY

People out there had lost everything.  Roads were washed out.  Help couldn’t get through.  And Dawn Chitwood was sitting in her restaurant with a huge refrigerator full of food and no power. She thought about it for a while, took a huge breath, and made the decision to do something…

Interview: How a near death accident changed her life

As Tammy Coffee calmly described how the car she was traveling in flew through the air and hit a tree, landing on her and then bursting into flames, I got chills. How could anyone have survived such a devastating accident in the first place, never mind walking out of the crushed…

What’s YOUR Vision for Success?

I was recently asked what we do and why we do it for an upcoming speaking engagement, and was pondering how to word this. Here’s what I came up with: “We show people how to create a business they love around who they are, rather than trying to fit themselves…

Sarah Horn Was READY for Success!

Have you ever wondered about that expression, “Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity?” Today we saw an extraordinary example of this, and we wanted to share it with you. Click this pic to see the amazing video everyone’s talking about right now: Pretty moving, huh? Sarah Horn was…

A Family Trip To Boone NC

We took a trip to Boone, NC last weekend to meet up with friends, catch up on some relaxation, do a little geo-caching with the kids and take in some of the stunning scenery.     The kids were excited.  This is the kids being excited.  And tolerating each other. …

The 4 Stages of Success – Part 3

Reaching Stage 3 in your business is a HUGE milestone, because you can finally let go of everything else you’re doing to make ends meet and focus fully on growing your business. That’s a pretty cool position to be in, right?  Well, hold up – we’re not quite there yet….

Five Low Cost or Free Marketing Ideas

As success coaches we frequently find ourselves brainstorming with small business owners about how to economically spread the word about what they do. When money’s tight it’s easy to stress over where to invest your limited marketing dollars, but sometimes the simplest and least expensive or free marketing ideas are…

The 4 Stages of Success – Part 2

In our last blarticle (blog-article=blarticle, right?) we talked about how you know you’re in Stage 1 of Success with your business because you aren’t making any money yet. We went over some of the hit-the-ground-running steps that any new entrepreneur has to do in order to get going and move…