Entrepreneurs

THINKING: Sharpen your critical thinking skills

Let me clarify Mary, critical thinking is not thinking in a negative or critical way – it is simply evaluating the data you are receiving so that you can make an informed decision.  It is more important than ever to evaluate the information you are taking in. As a business owner or simply a human…

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TOOLS: Email Tools

Email – email email!  It is an amazing way to communicate and also a never ending energy suck.  There are some who maintain a zero unread inbox – good for you!  I’m sure that gives you a great deal of satisfaction.  I have given up on ever getting to zero, but I do try to…

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TOOLS: Chrome Extensions or Apps

If you use Google Chrome as your browser and use many software as a service (SAAS) tools like Zoom, a calendar automation or even your email campaign software you need to know about these tools.  First – what exactly is an extension?  Chrome Extensions or Chrome apps,  will definitely increase productivity, and make your online life…

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TOOLS: The 10 Minute Brain Dump!

Most Entrepreneurs are full of it!  Well -full of creativity, ideas, potential!  With all of those ideas for new things swirling in our heads, along with all of the things it takes to continue to market, sell, and deliver our products or services, our brains can get clogged!  I’m sharing one of my favorite tools –…

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TOOLS: Happy May Day!

Today is May 1st!  Ending week 7 of shelter in place!  Some States are opening back up and spring is here!  Warmer weather, leaves are opening up, flowers are blooming!  In my family, we grew up making May Baskets.  The tradition was, we would make little baskets with dixie cups and pipe cleaners, then go…

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Focus: Celebrate the Small

FOCUS: Celebrate the small thingsFriday of week 6 of Shelter in Place, and today I encourage you to focus on celebrating the small things. We have some big things to celebrate in our family today: My daughter Natalie turns 21 and my youngest sister – the other one of “The Little Girls” in our family…

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FOCUS: Reality and Responses

As we close out week 5 of Shelter in Place, my husband and I were amazed when we woke up and it was Friday morning again! It seems like it was just Sunday night and we were talking about the week ahead. Our days are filled with a new routine, while at the same time…

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FOCUS: Change the Lens

I’m over 50 and like many of my friends this age – we have readers in every room, in the car, in my purse, etc. They are everywhere. While it can be frustrating not to be able to read my phone screen without finding my glasses, I have now gotten used to having them around.…

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FOCUS: What Day IS It?

OK – I do realize that it’s actually Monday April 6th! We are starting week 4 in Colorado of sheltering in place! Our leaders are telling us to brace for a painful few weeks ahead. How are you keeping track of the days when they all tend to blend into one another? I for one…

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