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Power of Snapshots

“Awareness is like the sun. When it shines on things, they are transformed. ” Thich Nhat Hanh.  Snapshot checks are a simple way to shine some light of awareness on numbers that affect our business.  When you make it simple and consistent, you will start to identify patterns. Looking at these snapshots once a month…

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Planning: 3 steps to a clear action plan

As businesses everywhere are trying to figure out what just happened (a look back – Fab Friday 12/4), and what they will carry into 2021 (Stop, Keep Start — Fab Friday 12/11), the next step is to really look at setting the top 3 goals for the year.  Why only 3?  If you can choose…

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Planning: Stop, Keep, Start

Feeling the pressure of a year ending and a new one beginning? If you are like me and many other entrepreneurs I work with, you are feeling the pressure of all of those unfinished projects.  You may be looking at your list of goals from January and thinking – what happened to this year?  Well – we all know…

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Planning: A Look Back

We made it to December!  The FAB FRIDAY theme this month is Planning!  I know after the year we’ve just been through – you may laugh and say why plan at all? I hear you! There were several things on my 2020 plan that did not happen (a new book, a 3 day live retreat),…

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Focused Generosity

We made it through October! As of this morning we have not quite made it through election season! Regardless of which candidate becomes the leader of our country, let’s all take a collective deep breath and remember we are ALL Americans! We have ALL benefited from the founding fathers setting up a system that allows…

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Decisions: Data or Guts?

Knowing how you make decisions can lead to you making better and more effective decisions that affect both your business and personal life.  One model is to know if you are more of a Maximizer or a Satisficer? What did you call me? “Maximizers are people who want the very best. Satisficers are people who…

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7 Must Make Decisions for Success!

“Leaders struggle with two challenges when trying to make good decisions: making bad decisions and taking far too long to make them.” – Gino Wickman Here are 7  decisions you must make to be successful.  Decide who you are and how you will show up. Decide who your ideal prospects are and where you will find…

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Action and Accountability

Who are you accountable to? We all have people we are accountable to in our lives… our families, our spouses, our pets, our clients, our partners, our service providers – it can feel overwhelming. Especially as a business owner. Ultimately we are all only truly accountable to ourselves. The word Accountability gets a bad rap…

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ACTION – NOT PERFECTION!

It’s Time to Drop the PerfectionismDo you hold yourself to high standards for everything? If so, you’re not alone. Most gifted people strive for perfection. But what if inflexible standards are slowing you down and holding you back? There’s evidence that constant perfectionism can get in the way of a happy and productive life. It’s…

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Action: 3 steps to making a decision.

“Nothing is more difficult and therefore more precious than to be able to decide.” Napoleon Bonaparte Decision making is one of the keys to taking action in your business and life. More is lost by not making a decision than by making the wrong decision. Entrepreneurs get stuck by not making decisions to take an…

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