Want a Sneak Peek at My Toolbox?

I promised you that I’m going to be giving you more behind-the-scenes access to how I run my business. Now I want to show you the tools I rely on to manage my business. You might find this surprising, but I don’t have a large collection of tools.  When you have too many tools—no matter how wonderful they are—you get bogged down in managing them. 14 Tools My...

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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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5 System Hacks Entrepreneurs Must Know

Does just the thought of working on your systems make you feel nauseous and overwhelmed? I’m coming to your rescue! Optimizing your day-to-day business activities is easier than you think. 5 Essential Hacks 1.  Flip the Script Stop telling yourself that you’re bad at systems. Be nice to yourself as you work on creating structures and don’t badmouth yourself...

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How to Turn Blog Writing into a System

In the previous example we looked at a written testimonial system.  Today, let’s create a structure for your blog writing. You know the benefits of blogging. Blogging generates leads and sales conversions by increasing traffic to your site, enhancing the perception of your expertise, and making your offerings more visible. But… Blogging on a regular basis is...

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Put Your Testimonials on Autopilot

Last time we talked about where you would start when creating systems. Now, let’s take a look at a few specific processes and ways you could better organize them. Let’s take testimonials, for example. I don’t need to tell you that they are vital to your business.  Testimonials will: Establish your credibility as an expert as they give potential new clients...

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Got Asana? Make the Best Use of It!

Asana is the project and task management software of choice for many small business owners. There’s so much to love about Asana. . . The basic software is free You can collaborate with up to 15 people at no additional cost Setting up projects and tasks is straightforward The system notifies you of the items that are due There’s a phone app that allows you to add...

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