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Is Your Business Missing A Well Defined Loyalty Loop?

A few months ago we did a workshop on marketing.  Marketing is always a hot button topic from business owners. We had a lot of great content in the two day workshop but one concept was really well received in our workshop that we weren’t anticipating. It was the loyalty loop concept. A business has 2 loops […]

You Don’t Have To Settle For Mediocre

We don’t like to think that we settle for mediocrity in our lives.  Mediocrity can manifest itself in the form of bad friendships, a job we hate and the way we handle the operation of our business.  We don’t have to settle for mediocrity yet oftentimes we do. Mediocrity is sneaky. One day we are […]

Wow The People You Connect With

Man is a knot into which relationships are tied. ~Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, Flight to Arras, 1942 One of the most impactful concepts introduced to me is the concept of be-do-have vs. have-do-be.  I suffered greatly from a have-do-be mentality.  I thought that if I just had more money, more time, a bigger promotion then I […]

What’s The Best System For Productivity?

When it comes to productivity there are a lot of systems out there to help you organize your time and use it effectively.  One thing that people ask me a lot is, what is the best system for being productive? The majority of my scheduling and productivity comes from the work that I did with […]

My System For Managing Conversations Productively

For all the productivity tools that we have available to us online to help us out, it’s often our offline behaviors that get us in trouble.  One such is offline activity that gets us into trouble?  Our mouths.  Here’s my system for managing your conversations productively. Let me first take you through a brief scenario. […]

My Online System For Productivity

Running three companies at the same time can be a little bit tricky.  Okay it’s a lot tricky.  The biggest benefit in running three companies at the same time is that it has helped me get laser focused on how I run my day to ensure that I get the things done that need doing.  […]

The People Pleasers Guide To Taking Care of Yourself

OK so it’s been a minute since I have hollered at my people pleasing peeps.  Today I want to talk to you about taking care of yourself.  You are taking care of yourself aren’t you?  Being a people pleaser is hard work so, with that in mind, I want to try and make your life […]

Business is Freedom

What do you like about the idea of owning a business?  I doubt it’s tax strategies.  I am pretty sure it’s not creating systems and processes.  What really drives business owners to go out on their own is freedom. As an entrepreneur, you don’t just own a business, you own your life.  You call the […]

A Story of Being Unique In a Saturated Market

The sage puppet, Kermit The Frog, stated his case for the trials of being unique when he said, “It Ain’t Easy Being Green”.   Kermit is right.  It is hard to be different.  It’s much easier to do what everyone else is doing.  Does being like everyone else equal success?  In today’s saturated marketplace, even if […]