Do it yourself vs. do it right?

You can do your own landscaping. You can fix your own car. You can trim your cat's nails. But what is the cost? Well, for me, it was a disastrous situation with a juniper bush and scratches on my arms. Somewhere along the way I realized that my time, sanity and safety are … Read On ›

Repeat after me: No.

Today I want to share a very real scenario that’s plaguing business owners everywhere. It looks something like this… Your brain: “I should say no to this request.” Your mouth: “Sure, no problem!” When you mind says no, but your mouth keeps saying yes, you get yourself into quite the … Read On ›

Should you teach a Skillshare class?

When Skillshare reached out to me looking for more teachers in the technology category—I thought: Why not? I’ll give it whirl. I can teach a Skillshare class. It’s a way to create some passive income and it’s suited to my introverted nature (because I can hide behind … Read On ›

Should you work with a business coach?

When is it time to work with a business coach? Several people have asked this question lately—and I have opinions! I have been working with Ilise Benun for five years. There’s something about having somebody to share your progress with on a regular basis that’s monumental in helping you … Read On ›

I was scared of starting conversations.

I was scared of pretty girls and starting conversations. – Vance Joy, Riptide I hear you, Vance. I’m terrified of starting conversations. As a majorly introverted shy wallflower, I don’t like talking to new people. The idea of attending a networking event makes me start nervous-sweating and hoping … Read On ›