Focus For Unfocused Entrepreneurs

What friends and family ask most often

It’s been six months since my last post.  That can make it difficult to focus in on what to write next. It’s quite a long time in the Land of Bloggingham. My last post caused me to stop and recalibrate the direction of this blog, my coaching business, and my entrepreneurial life. I’m an abstract […]

How to Survive Startup Vertigo

Systems to the Rescue

How-to-survive-startup-vertigo

I’ve been in somewhat of a sales slump lately. It began when I shifted my coaching practice to a predominantly online business model.   To be honest I’ve enjoyed making and taking the time to write and create.  It’s one of those necessary ‘must do’ kinds of work for me – life giving and gratifying. […]

Solopreneurship: The Most Overlooked Career Paradigm For Seniors

Today I turn 55.  And it has been bugging me for the past week.  Fifty-five is when things begin to happen to people.  From the eyes to the toes, to parts in between, things seem to lose some of their youthfulness. It’s the age when the government considers you a senior citizen.  I don’t know […]

Just-In-Time Learning: 5 Ways Savvy Entrepreneuers Stay Just Smart Enough

Just-in-time Learning

Browsing through a stack of unopened emails, I recently came across one from Khan Academy.  I remembered subscribing to their email list a few years back. Since then I had paid little attention to them. As with all such email subscriptions, I have them routed into one of seven Airmail Smart Folders for browsing sessions […]

New Blog Series – “The Superpower Series”

Discovering and Embracing Your Superpowers in Work and Life

Superpowers, Breakthroughs, Career, Leadership Development

As some of you know, I recently conducted an experiment on Facebook whereby I asked my community what they felt was a unique ability or “superpower” that I possess. The idea came about through a book I’m reading this week by Pat Flynn called “Will It Fly.”  It’s a business book about validating potential business […]

The One Type of Win That Matters The Most

Mindset, Winning, Faithfulness, Work, Success, Failure

Without any words whatsoever he caught my attention. The emotion-packed pause in his post-match interview said enough to make me look up from my laptop.  I had not been watching the tournament.  The TV was on merely to catch the news that followed. But quite unexpectedly I was drawn into the emotion of one man’s […]