11 Ways to Bring Cash in TODAY for Your Business

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Guest Blog by Adam Urbanski of The Marketing Mentors This past weekend I received a disturbing message from a dear friend. His business wasn’t generating all the income he needed. He’s exhausted all savings, started depleting credit card reserves and badly needed money to pay this month’s mortgage… Ouch! I wish I knew sooner… Whether […]

Swipe This From the “Big Guys” to Amp Up Your Motivation and Results #sponsored

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This post is sponsored by Visa Business.  Thoughts shared are my own. As entrepreneurs we’ve got a lot of advantages over the “big guys” – for example, we can quickly respond and adapt our businesses to the needs of our clients and shift our marketing strategies to capitalize on trends. But it’s often easy to […]

Do You Have What it Takes to Be an Authority?

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Do you have what it takes to be an “Authority”? Check out this very free cool quiz to test your “Authority Factor” (just click the image to go to the quiz): Your turn! Are you actively working to position yourself as an authority in your business? Have you found it helps to create the 7 […]

What Makes You Come Alive?

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I hold a personal belief that we’re all designed to create amazing things.  We’re all creative in unique ways and we each have our own mission here on earth. Two of my favorite quotes lately are: “Don’t ask what the world needs. Ask what makes you come alive, and go do it. Because what the […]

Are You in Love With Your Business?

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Today’s about love… so let’s celebrate the businesses and entrepreneurial pursuits we love! Here’s some of what I love about my business: I get to work from home and be here for my family, while supporting other entrepreneurs in their businesses.  I get to work with amazing people who are making a difference in the […]

It’s an Every Day Decision

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“Wherever you see a successful business, someone once made a courageous decision.” -Peter F. Drucker I love that quote.  It’s true.  Creating a successful business requires a courageous decision. But after you make that first exciting, courageous decision… you’ve got to keep making the decision every single day to move forward and succeed. I’ve got […]

Winning the Tug of War Between Your Home and Office Life

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Guest Post by Lisa Kanarek Note from Michelle: Watch my blog tomorrow for a review of Lisa’s latest book, Organize Your Home Office for Success! When I started my business twenty years ago, I worked seven days a week. I loved what I was doing and my business was growing quickly. At the time, I […]

What Your Mom Forgot to Teach You

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My mother taught me how to sit like a lady, eat like a lady, and to generally be polite.  She also tried her best to teach me to cook (though starting with cornish game hens might not have been the most strategic approach for a getting-married-in-three-weeks 17 year old who’d been vegan for years). But […]