3 Ways to Win You More Employee Engagement

As our employee pool changes from Baby Boomer to GenX, to Millennial, and now iGen (Internet Generation) we are seeing bigger differences between the generations. This has created fear of having to not only train a young person on their job but also on their life skills and this can feel overwhelming for a business…

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Life Tips for Business Owners – Personal Time

This past weekend I had two solid days with my friends and family. One day I was enjoying a BBQ at a friend’s home and the next I was spending time with my kids and the neighbours on our back deck, breathing in the lilacs, laughing, eating, and enjoying a beer. I did not lose…

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Don’t Be Consistent (If you want to fail)

Many business owners I speak to tell me they do not get clients from social media. Being on social media, interacting, sharing, liking, following, etc. has not helped grow their business. Like them, I have seen little conversion from my social platforms. But I have had some, so I wanted to know what was the…

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You Might Have to Walk Alone

To up-level and take your friends with you is very difficult as each person has their own view of what their future looks like. It is hard enough to grow and change and keep the same life-partner let alone five. It is also important that we appreciate our friends for who they are and what…

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Building A Business Alone – 3 Levels of Support to Invest In

Not all help is helpful, and some is more than expected. How do you find the best fit for what you want to spend? I know because I’ve paid for support in my business that was less than helpful, I’ve also paid for the support that took me farther than I would have imagined. I’ve…

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Get More of What You Love by Loving What You Do

The other morning I was lying in bed thinking about the relationship between what I loved and what I could easily manifest. And then I thought about the things I was not easily manifesting and realized I did not put any love there. Check out this video on connecting what you love to what you…

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We All Have Shit

You could be the prettiest, the smartest, the most giving, the most kind, the richest, the purest, the most loving… we all have shit. Some people will see that shit and accept it. Some will see it and push it away. They may even tell others of the shit you carry, belittling your ‘extraordinary’ gifts…

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Breaking Down Your Steps to Get Everything Done

I know when I’m overwhelmed it is often because I have more to do than I can picture myself doing. The thought of completing anything new is taken over by the thought of having to complete that which is current, and the things that are past due. Small items of less priority can distract me…

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When the Cup is Full – Stop Pouring

In one translation of the teaching of Tao Te Ching, there is a statement that reads, “To keep on filling is not as good as stopping. Overfilled, the cupped hands drip, better to stop pouring.” [Living the Wisdom of the TAO New York City: Hay House  2008] Growth is important as long as you can…

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Don’t Be Afraid to Be Seen

So many of us are afraid to be seen. I include myself as I used to pass out when I had to be in front of an audience. The problem with not being seen is that when you have something important to say, something to sell, someone to influence, or the world to change, it…

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