Showing Up For Work

“When you go into business for yourself, showing up for work becomes more important than ever.” Mandy Wildman, Money Momentum Coach

Swamped? Manage the (Money) Moment.

When you’re in business for yourself it’s really easy to get overwhelmed with all the things a small business owner or creative entrepreneur has to do. It’s so easy to just want to stay in your brilliance – the whole basis of your business, after all. It’s the thing you…

Gratitude Rocks. Really.

Or, How To Be Grateful For the Tough Stuff Gratitude has become a big subject in recent years.  I’m reading the book ‘The Magic’ by Rhonda Byrne, and she is such a brilliant being, she really is.  So generous with the truth about how to have anything your heart desires,…

My Cheap Keyboard

Okay, am I cheap, or am I thrifty and creative? Or maybe sentimental? Sometimes buying something new just because you can afford to isn’t a good enough reason. This keyboard has been with me through thick and thin.  And I do mean thin.  And thick. It’s been there for me…

Don’t Curb Your Enthusiasm!

Have you ever been told to curb your enthusiasm?  You’re all excited about something and then someone decides to appoint themselves as the happiness police and tells you to ‘tone it down a bit.’  Their reasoning is simply that you are coming across as too enthusiastic about your products/services.  To…

A Conversation with Stevie Nicks and Leslie Godbold

So this morning I had a wonderful image consultation over the phone with Leslie Godbold of Successful Business Image in Asheville, NC.  She told me what I should emphasize, gave me colors that would work for me, and indicated styles that would be flattering to my body type. I asked…

Two Success Traits You Have, Right?

Over the past several years I have noticed two things about successful entrepreneurs: They take the time to visualize clearly what they want to have happen. They show up, ready to do the work needed to get the job done. By now you’ve heard about “visualizing,” right? Learning to visualize…

Overcoming Limiting Beliefs

Is there a way to monetize your mindset?  Well, let me answer that by asking another question: Have you ever noticed that this planet seems to be run on limiting beliefs? Like “Being a millionaire at the age of 16 is impossible,” or “An old lady can’t lift a car…