World’s Worst VA

World’s Worst VA

Confession time: I know I’m the world’s worst virtual assistant. This is a good thing because VA’ing doesn’t light me up. It’s why I’ve surrounded myself with a team of rock stars who excel at what I don’t. You know that phrase “It...
Why I Do What I Do

Why I Do What I Do

I have a strong spirit of serving. Always have. This spirit of serving stems from when I was a kid.  My parents did the best they could with my little sister and me but they were never around.  Ever.  So it was basically up to me to take care of us.  I grew up in a...
Pet Peeves

Pet Peeves

Everyone has a pet peeve, that something someone does that drives you insane.  Of course, everyone’s pet peeve is different. What bothers one person might not even register in the grand scheme of things to someone else. I’ve made it a habit to ask prospects and...
It’s all in your head

It’s all in your head

You know the saying, “It’s all in your head”? Well, it’s true When you think about it, there is so little we can control,  certainly not bad drivers, the weather, and other people’s perspectives and dramas.  But you do get to control and choose your...
You Might Be a Micromanager

You Might Be a Micromanager

Here goes. If all of your “priorities” are of the same importance, you might be a micromanager. If you need to measure the ROI in measuring your ROI, you might be a micromanager. If you seek the opinion of 17 experts before making small decisions – and then disagree...
8 Ways Business is Like a Garden

8 Ways Business is Like a Garden

Spring has sprung.  The birdies are chirping, the weather is FINALLY getting warmer, and a brand new season of growth has begun – even here in snowy Minnesota. Been thinking about gardening.  Have you ever noticed how business is similar to gardening?  Check...