What Systems Do You REALLY Need?

Ever wonder what systems you absolutely must take care of right now and which ones can wait? Not all systems are as essential as others. And, what’s crucial to one business owner might not be vital to another.     The nature of your business is a determining factor in which systems you really need. Those of you who sell products might not need the same...

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How to Finish That Project

By Jennifer Wilson Tell me if this sounds about right? You have a brilliant new idea in the shower. You sit down to start researching domain names and competitors. Fireworks are happening and you know this is the idea you’ve been waiting for… except you had planned to spend today finishing up that other project. Creatives often feel called to follow their...

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Overcoming the “I-don’t-have-time-for-myself” Syndrome

by Sheila Shuster Have you ever caught yourself thinking that you just don’t have time for yourself?  You can make EVERYTHING a priority, but yourself? Left to my own devices I do that to myself as well. That’s why today I wanted to talk about our self-care system.  A simple routine we can start establishing today to prevent burnout tomorrow. What are...

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Systematically Successful Blueprint for 2015

Another year is coming to an end. Were you able to reach the goals you set for yourself at the beginning of 2014?  Or did you have to pivot so many times that you had to scratch the old goals and never managed to define the new ones? Devising a plan to achieve goals can get very challenging.  Even when we take time to do it, we quickly give up on our goals, because...

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Can You Trick Yourself Into Being More Systematic?

Do you hate systems and routines? I bet you’re a lot like most of my clients. You resist scheduling tasks on your calendar or carefully set up your projects on your calendar but then ignore them. Or you get caught in this frustrating cycle. You create new routines and stick with them for a few days. You actually enjoy how these systems make your days run smoothly,...

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Are Your Emotions Messing Up Your Business?

You know you’re guilty. Every weekend, you tell yourself you’re going to figure out how to be more productive and finally get your business under control. You set goals.  You prioritize.  Get inbox to zero, sort through receipts, and systematize online marketing efforts.  Maybe you even use things like Evernote, Teuxdeux or Workflow to make yourself...

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