It’s Lonely at the Top

It’s Lonely at the Top

Note: This is an updated version of a blog post from December 2020.  Check that post out here. The pandemic changed a lot of our daily habits, and many of them haven’t come back to their pre-pandemic levels.  Business travel, for example, is increasing slowly, but...
Gratitude Attitude Year 3

Gratitude Attitude Year 3

Who helped you launch your business?  Who keeps you going as you work to constantly learn and grow as a business owner?  This Thanksgiving, it’s time to be grateful for our fellow small business owners and all those who support us in our ventures. This is my third...
We’ve always done it this way

We’ve always done it this way

The Best Pot Roast Recipe If you are a fan of pot roast, then you might want to jot this recipe down.  It’s a classic! First, get yourself a nice quality boneless beef chuck roast.  Next, cut the ends off each side of the roast.  Then, season it with salt and pepper...
Habit Forming

Habit Forming

“I should really spend more time doing xx” “I know xx is important, but there’s no time in my schedule to fit it in” “I wish I could figure out how to make xx more of a priority” Do any of these statements sound familiar to you?  You can fill in the “xx” with whatever...
Personal + Business Connections

Personal + Business Connections

The other day, I had lunch with two friends.  Such a simple thing, but the three of us hadn’t gotten together in some time.  We realized, as we chatted and ate, that all of us had made changes to our habits following covid.  After the whole world shut down for a...
Seven Tips for Creating Content That Converts

Seven Tips for Creating Content That Converts

Hey there, my fellow business owners!  If you read any small business journals (Inc., Fast Company, Forbes, Entrepreneur, etc.) then you have probably heard a little bit about the importance of content in your marketing plan.  As a matter of fact, over 90% of...