How To Find An Accountability Partner

Last week a question was asked in a Facebook Group I participate in, “Do you have an accountability partner?”  The question initiated a ton of discussion and questions around:What is an accountability partner? How do I find one? I thought I’d cover how to find an accountability partner (and why you should want one!) I […]

Should You Invest In A Business Coach?

  You don’t. That’s right, I’m a business coach saying you don’t need to invest in a business coach. Here’s the deal: It is only when an entrepreneur is hungry for growth and transforming where they are now that a business coach even makes sense. What matters most is your mindset.   Any Olympic athlete […]

Get Realistic with Your To-Do List

Get Realistic with Your To-Do List My days are always spread thin. Wearing more hats than you can count most days. More often than not, if you try to manage it all, a hat (or multiple hats) will topple. Even with effective systems and all of the technology that is available – when you are […]

Six Tips For Getting Your Invoices Paid Faster

Small businesses and freelancers depend on their invoices’ being paid in a timely fashion. Without the financial wiggle room that larger companies have, you’ve probably felt the weight of pending invoices while trying to run your small business. You shouldn’t have to try to force your clients to pay you on time if you employ practices […]

Small Business Salute: #smallbizsalute

We know through surveys of our members that finding new customers is their biggest challenge, followed by managing family and business responsibilities and handing finances. The UPS Store ran an extensive survey of small business owners about their biggest challenges.  They found: Small-business owners perceive marketing as a challenge. Nearly one-third of all respondents (31%) stated that […]

Six Smart Sources For Funding Your Start Up

You are so excited to start your brand new business! You’ve picked out the office space, the couches, and even asked your friends if they’d work for you when the time comes. The only problem is that you lack one thing – funding. While you might have a couple thousand set aside, it won’t be […]

3 Tips To Stay Organized in 2016

Reflecting on this past year, were there ways you could have ran your business more successfully? Maybe you regret not cleaning your desk more often, or maybe that pile of receipts is haunting you from your drawer. To make this new season easier for you, we’re giving you three easy ways to organize your business for success in […]