Saying No as a New Entrepreneur

Saying No as a New Entrepreneur

As I enter 2018, I can’t help but remember where I was a year ago. I was learning to say no as a new business owner, and to accept the consequences that go along with that powerful, scary word. Status Quo or Something New? In July 2016, I left a stable job to start a writing consulting business. I was a Senior Technical Writer at a Fortune 100 company, and I had colleagues that treated me like a family member….

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CREATE A ROADMAP & PROTECT YOUR TIME TO ACHIEVE YOUR GOALS

CREATE A ROADMAP & PROTECT YOUR TIME TO ACHIEVE YOUR GOALS

This episode of our PLAN to GROW Vlog Series is all about how to create the roadmap you need to accomplish the goals you’ve set AND the importance of protecting your time to ensure that you do accomplish them. Here are few teasers, but you’ll have to watch the vlog video below to get the whole picture. How you create a roadmap: Creating a roadmap is all about determining where you’re going and working backwards from that goal, breaking down…

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Fempire LIVE Replay: Evaluating & Reassessing Schedules for Success

Fempire LIVE Replay: Evaluating & Reassessing Schedules for Success

With the New Year in full swing by this point, now’s the time to evaluate and assess your schedule to make sure it’s truly working for you AND NOT making you spin your wheels on a daily basis. Watch the replay of this week’s Fempire LIVE as I chat with Amanda Gobatto of Digital Girl Consulting about schedules and how to find a system that works for you.  Don’t forget to join us again LIVE on our Facebook page next Wednesday at…

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3 Easy to Implement Self-Care Actions for Busy Boss Moms

3 Easy to Implement Self-Care Actions for Busy Boss Moms

We all know how important self-care is. We also know that it is the first thing to get thrown out the window on a busy day, which in hard truth, is almost always. So how do we begin to integrate our self-care into our daily lives?  We follow these three pillars of wellness: breathe, move and connect. There are a multitude of ways to relate to the three pillars. When creating lasting change in your life you want to layer…

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Stop Spinning Your Wheels

Stop Spinning Your Wheels

Without clear visions of where we’re going and the clear paths to get us there, we can easily spend a lot of time spinning our wheels. With everything else we are juggling day-to-day, the plans for our business for that day can quickly get thrown off track. Let’s be real, our business is NOT ALWAYS what is screaming the loudest. Enter my PLAN to GROW process: In this 4 part video series, I want to give you the process and…

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Overflowing with opportunity? Or just plain overrun?

Overflowing with opportunity? Or just plain overrun?

The New Year always brings about a widespread, magical belief in the impossible. It’s a time when the air is filled with a Peter Pan sense of wonder, and dreams take over everywhere you look. And I get wrapped up in EVERY MINUTE of it. I’m a dreamer. I’m also a doer. Truthfully, isn’t every entrepreneur? But, if I am being honest, that dreamer mixed with doer quality lying deep within me is what gets me into trouble. It’s a big…

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Fempire LIVE Replay: Picking one BIG GOAL for the year & putting a schedule in place to complete it

Fempire LIVE Replay: Picking one BIG GOAL for the year & putting a schedule in place to complete it

Our first ever Fempire LIVE happened this Wednesday with Sandra Mikovic-Katanic of Everyday Cooking with Sandra Katanic. Watch the REPLAY now! Our topic was “Picking one BIG GOAL for the year and putting a schedule in place to complete it,” and Sandra walked us through how she took her dream of writing and publishing a cookbook to reality in just 6 months by staying focused, surrounding herself with the right team, and protecting her time. You can grab Sandra’s cookbook at http://www.sandrakatanic.com/store/ Don’t forget…

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How to Create an Office in a Box

How to Create an Office in a Box

I know many of us work from home, and, most often, either our dining room table or kitchen table is our office. Wouldn’t it be great to have an office in a box so you wouldn’t have to take over the entire table and have nowhere to eat most nights? Materials needed: A plastic file box (you can grab one at any Staples store) 50 hanging folders 50 plastic label holders Sharpie or a label maker (whichever one is handy)…

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SMART Goal Setting for Busy Boss-Moms

SMART Goal Setting for Busy Boss-Moms

It’s that time of year when goal setting and planning for your business is all the rage. You’re likely seeing other boss-moms goals, getting new ideas, and maybe starting to feel a little overwhelmed by everything you’re seeing.  You know that this year needs to be all about planning to grow by being intentional and staying focused on where you’re going. But how do you do that? That’s a fair question. Whether you have no clue where to start or…

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I felt like a fraud

I felt like a fraud

Last year was a big year for me. It was full of change and growth in my business that, up until this point, I had only dreamed about. But with all of the wonderful things happening, I felt like a fraud. Yup, I said that. A fraud. As an Accountability Coach, I work with my clients to help them stay focused and intentional in their business. The first activities we work through together are meant to give them the tools they…

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