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Are you afraid to fail? I love this quote graphic that says “Don’t Fear Failure, Fear Inaction.” I’ve been seeing a lot of chatter recently in blog posts and articles about “Fail Fast” and “Fail Forward.” When uber successful business leaders are interviewed they often point out their willingness to […]

[Monday Motivation] Are you afraid to fail?





Well-Structured Life
As a creative business owner, a well-structured life for me is one that’s full of meaning and purpose – not just consistency, deadlines, and goals. All are useful and valuable, but only within the context of doing work that you love and that’s on purpose for you. If some of […]

Episode 114: 3 Benefits of Living a Well-Structured Life


During my 17 years of being self-employed, I’ve had a fair amount of communication wins and mishaps. And in the last 6 years, my wonderful husband Brad, has been working beside me at home, so we’ve learned even more about communication during this time. Would you consider a few questions […]

Episode 113: 3 Effective Ways to Use Technology to Improve ...




Months of hard work, tears, and sweat. Weeks of anticipation, connection, and service. Today is the day we officially re-open the doors of our Creative Business Accelerator after months of revamping the content and building our community. Maybe you saw our new video series “The Productive Creative” that invites people […]

[Monday Motivation] I’m so nervous, I couldn’t sleep


Brilliance
And start sharing your Unique Brilliance with the world. The world needs what you have to offer. Easier said than done, isn’t it, to share your unique brilliance with the world? Sharing your unique brilliance with the world is essential to your business success. In classic marketing terminology, experts talk […]

[Monday Motivation] Stop worrying about your “brand”…


Some Mondays seem difficult to get started, don’t they? Last week I talked about overwhelm and how clarity is essential to eliminating overwhelm. But sometimes, even clarity isn’t enough. Or positive thinking. Or mantras. What do you do then? You have two choices: Go back to bed and get more […]

[Monday Motivation] If not now, when?



Support 1
Eek, oftentimes it can feel challenging to ask for support! Why is that? We all know the sense of relief that occurs when others are glad to support our requests. This is the 4th pillar in our 9 Pillars of Productivity series. Sometimes it feels like asking for help makes […]

Episode 104: Want to Increase Productivity Fast? Do This 1 ...