Business Building

White Space: Why You Need More Of It In Your Life

Posted by on Dec 12, 2017 in Achieving Goals, Blog, Business Building, Planning, Productivity, Uncategorized | 0 comments

White Space: Why You Need More Of It In Your Life

White space isn’t just for designing things in print, it’s for designing your life, too. And here’s why you need more of it and how it puts more LIFE into your precious time. In graphic design terms, ‘white space,’  refers to areas left blank. You know when a poster or webpage is too busy to even see what it says? Lack of white space can create a visual overwhelm that causes you to shut down and move on, without reading or taking in anything that’s been presented. In the art of creating your life, white space needs to be included, too. In fact, the addition of white space...

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Get My Top Tools For Business 2017

Posted by on Nov 1, 2017 in Achieving Goals, Blog, Business Building, Productivity | 0 comments

Get My Top Tools For Business 2017

It’s November and I have to admit I’ve already started watching Christmas movies. I love how, with a little Christmas magic, everyone lives happily ever after.   Ah, but we know business success doesn’t just magically happen.   That’s why this week I’m taking you behind the scenes and sharing my Top Tools For Business 2017. These are the technical tools I use every day to make my business beautiful, organized, and flying forward like a sleigh pulled by eight tiny reindeer.   But there’s no magic here, just a system for how to stay clear and focused, build...

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The 4 Pillars Of A Successful Business (and Life)

Posted by on Oct 11, 2017 in Achieving Goals, Blog, Business Building | 0 comments

The 4 Pillars Of A Successful Business (and Life)

Let’s take a look at the 4 pillars — the cornerstones, the building blocks — that have to be in place in order to have a strong and successful business. ANY business. You know I work with wellness practitioners to help them THRIVE, but lately I’ve been sharing the timeless marketing and business principles that ANY business needs. Because there are just some things that apply to every business. And it turns out they’re pretty great principles for life and relationships, too. Here are the 4 Pillars of a Successful Business 1. SELF CARE Without body, mind, and spirit self care, no...

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How I Fell In Love

Posted by on Oct 3, 2017 in Achieving Goals, Blog, Business Building, Productivity | 0 comments

How I Fell In Love

It was an autumn day in New York City in the late 80’s. Crisp and clear, with that warm sun that somehow manages to have a whisper of winter in it. And I fell head over heels in love. With marketing. I know what you’re thinking, “Yuck! Marketing is sales-y and creepy and so forced!” Or, as a health coach client said to me recently, “I just want to work with my clients, I hate the marketing part.” But that’s because you don’t know marketing like I know marketing. And how powerful and important marketing is — how truly vital it is — to you doing the work you love in the world. What really made...

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Beyond Word Of Mouth: How To Shape A Soul Satisfying Wellness Practice

Posted by on Sep 23, 2017 in Achieving Goals, Blog, Business Building, Life Purpose, Mindset | 0 comments

Beyond Word Of Mouth: How To Shape A Soul Satisfying Wellness Practice

Let me ask you about your wellness practice. Are you relying on word of mouth to get clients and students? Do you feel deeply connected to and soul inspired by the people you do work with? OR — Is your aromatherapy business stalled? Are you wondering how to recoup all the money you spent on massage school? Are you stuck with clients or students who aren’t enthusiastic about your work or their own healing journey? There are some simple reasons that those things are happening. And it’s not because you’re not good enough or there’s too many people doing the same thing, that or you need to learn...

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3 Easy Ways To Infuse Your Wellness Practice With Renewed Energy

Posted by on Aug 15, 2017 in Achieving Goals, Blog, Business Building, Decision-making, Productivity | 0 comments

3 Easy Ways To Infuse Your Wellness Practice With Renewed Energy

Do you feel like you’ve been neglecting your wellness practice lately? You might be noticing a drop off in clients and students, or maybe sales are flat. Sometimes this can creep up on you because you’re so busy doing the work, or busy with other things like… life! Whenever you’re ready to infuse your wellness practice with renewed energy, it’s a great time to dive in. A little attention to your business will going a long way to filling your appointment book, classes, and cart. And you’ll feel a wonderful sense of being right where you should be, doing...

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Why Being A Dreamer Is The Real First Step To Creating The Life and Work You Want

Posted by on Jul 25, 2017 in Achieving Goals, Blog, Business Building, Empowerment, Productivity | 0 comments

Why Being A Dreamer Is The Real First Step To Creating The Life and Work You Want

Even though hard work is often touted as the key to success, being a dreamer is the real first step to creating the life and work you want. “Nothing happens unless first a dream.”  ~ Carl Sandburg How can you know what you desire, how you want to feel, or what you want to work hard to create, if you don’t let your imagination run free first? The answer is, you can’t. And if you don’t let yourself dream big things, you’ll probably only see a very limited set of options — safe options that may be fear based and may not serve you at all. “All our dreams can come true, if we have the...

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Part One: 3 Steps To Becoming Powerfully Productive In Your Business

Posted by on Jun 28, 2017 in Achieving Goals, Blog, Business Building | 0 comments

Part One: 3 Steps To Becoming Powerfully Productive In Your Business

As promised, I’ve been honing my recipe for being Powerfully Productive, to share my best tips with you. Imagine: • No More Procrastination • Kiss Overwhelm Goodbye • Finally Get Things You Care About DONE   There are THREE STEPS to being Powerfully Productive: Step Back and Brainstorm Prioritize and Sequence Make Everything A Project Repeat! Grab your pen and paper, and let’s being with Step 1: Step Back and Brainstorm Or, watch the 10 minute video about it: Step Back and Brainstorm Step 1: Divide your business into no more than 6-8 areas. Example: Business Areas: 1. Self...

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How To Stop Fear Of Failure From Stopping You: 7 Strategies For Moving Forward

Posted by on May 16, 2017 in Achieving Goals, Blog, Business Building, Changing Habits, Decision-making, Empowerment, Mindset, Overcoming Fears, Productivity, Worry and Anxiety | 2 comments

I’ve been dragging my feet lately about some things I need to do for my business. Ways I need to put myself out there, risks I need to take to bring my business to the next level. I could tell you it’s because I’m really busy or because Mercury was in Retrograde and both those things are true. But I’d be lying if I didn’t say I was also afraid of failure. Does this ever happen to you? You have a great idea — something new to offer in your business, or maybe you want to try a new hobby, or go for a new job — and you think about it all the time, but you don’t do anything about it. You’re...

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How To Give Every Client Exactly What They Want

Posted by on Mar 21, 2017 in Blog, Business Building, Mindset, Resources | 0 comments

Ever try putting yourself in your potential client shoes? Wonder what they’re thinking and feeling? Wondering what they REALLY want from you? Wonder what makes a client decide to work with you — or not work with you? You’ve got to ask these questions, whether you’re just starting out as a wellness entrepreneur, or you’re a seasoned professional. So, I’m going to let you in on a little secret. One that’s true no matter what services, classes, or products you offer. Every client wants the same thing from you.  Every potential client wants one thing and that one thing makes the difference...

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