Your 2019 Focus

The beginning of a new business year! Have you determined what your 2019 focus will be? It’s been on my mind all week since I have chosen this as the topic for discussion in this week’s Being Your Own CEO Success Circle. Participants will share what theirs will be.

Why is this an important question for solopreneurs who have been in business for a while? We have our usual weekly processes set by now and it’s so easy to just carry on – same old-same old. But surely we would like to take it up a notch. Will it be an expansion? An improvement? A new market? A new project?

Read More

Music That Touches The Heart

Throughout this holiday season, I have listened and watched a lot of traditional material and as usual have been dismayed by all the consumerism and “same old-same old”. I wanted a gift for you that is unique, touching and thought-provoking. Last year I provided My Gift To You, that quoted an amazing John Donahue poem. How could I possibly top that? And then, by chance, I found some music that touches the heart. This just might be it!

Read More

On Being Found in LinkedIn

LinkedIn has been with us for a long time.  Many changes have occurred on the platform since I first published this “On Being Found on LinkedIn” blog post back in 2013.  Today I want to add some insights gained since then.

Read More

Positive Relationships in Business

“Being in business is all about relationships!”  That should be our top of mind mantra.  So with that in mind, let’s look at how to build positive relationships in business.

Read More

David Allen’s Brain Dump – Monday Morning

All solopreneurs lose their focus at one time or another.  For me, it was following a series of technological challenges.  I found David Allen’s Brain Dump was a great way to regain it quickly.  Though this post was first published a number of years ago, it’s advice is still very relevant.

Read More

Online Customer Service Solutions

What does good customer service look like online?  Is it significantly different from traditional business service?  Some time ago some solopreneurs were discussing the answers to these questions in our weekly Being Your Own CEO Success Circle.  They decided that all excellent service depends on making the customer/client feel special and cared about. But what online customer service solutions should we add?  Following is a summary of the key suggestions they made:

Read More
Call Now Button