Is Fear Changing the Way You Do Business?

Is Fear Changing the Way You Do Business?

Are your fears and insecurities holding you back in business? Do you find yourself playing small and waiting for external validation before you can make your next move? If you are waiting for some sign that you are doing the right thing, then you need to take a deep...
How to Keep Your Business Going During a Family Emergency

How to Keep Your Business Going During a Family Emergency

In the month of April, I had the opportunity to travel quite a bit for work and for pleasure. If you have been reading my articles for long, you know that I am a big advocate of living an integrated life. As a business owner, I have a certain level of control in the...
How to Negotiate with a Potential Employee

How to Negotiate with a Potential Employee

Unemployment rates are still at 4.1% from the latest Department of Labor findings and employees expect competitive salary and benefits. As a decision maker in the hiring process, you have leverage but, in a tight job market, you do not have all of it. Before you have...
You’re Approaching Your Business Relationships Wrong

You’re Approaching Your Business Relationships Wrong

What’s holding you back from making the most of your network? “When someone shows you who they are, believe them the first time.” -Maya Angelou You probably read that quote and thought, Surely, a poet like Maya Angelou wasn’t talking about business relationships....
Mentorship: Exploring the Reverse Mentor Concept

Mentorship: Exploring the Reverse Mentor Concept

What we can learn from changing the status quo I’ve really enjoyed this series on mentorship. You might have noticed that in general, I prefer serial writing. It’s because while I love sharing my thoughts and insights, the exercise also gives me some clarity and room...