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There are those tasks, like balancing our books or scheduling social media posts, that seem to always linger on our TO DO list, but how often do we get them done and cross them off? Are you one of the rare people who does it before the last minute, or do you have a TO […]

The difference between TO DO and DUE

For the last several months, I haven’t really focused on growing my business. *Gasp!* And guess what? I’m ok with that! Instead, I made a conscious choice to step back and focus on OTHER things, both personal and related to my business. Have you ever done that? Intentionally or unintentionally shifted your focus to something […]

Why I haven’t really focused on growing my business…

Have you heard of a business integrator before? It is a new-ish term in the business world and it could be the secret to propelling your business forward. In short, a business integrator’s role is to help a CEO translate their big dreams and business vision into reality. How do they do it? A CEO […]

What is a business integrator?

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No, I’m not talking about the neck of your evening drink of choice. I’m talking about the areas of your business that everything seems to get caught up in. You know, those specific areas where the things to do add up so much quicker than they get crossed off the list? In corporate speak, a […]

Bottleneck: What is it and how do you deal with them?

Do you fully understand the foundation of your business? When I meet with clients, we review all five of these basic rules to make sure they are maintaining a healthy business with a sturdy foundation. If any one of these basic rules aren’t followed, your business has the potential to crumble before your eyes. Do […]

5 Rules for Maintaining a Healthy Business

An open laptop on a desk with a lit candle, a small plant, and a pencil jar. Represents post discussing reasons to work with a business manager in your small business.

It can be difficult to accept that it is time to bring in help or start to outsource portions of your work. Bringing in help means loosening the reigns on parts of your business that you have often poured your heart into. It also means giving up a chunk of your hard earned money. This […]

10 Reasons To Work With A Business Manager

The statement "When In

Have you ever asked yourself a question like this, especially with regards to your business? Sure, when you started, you likely did so with a belief that your product or service would make your customer’s or clients lives better, more beautiful, more fun. In your daily grind though, how often do you consider how useful […]

When In Doubt, Be Useful

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Do you ever feel like you are drowning in CEO and back-end business work when you just want more time get lost in your creative endeavors? Here’s a list of 15 different ideas for you to sneak in more time and reclaim creative time. Some of them are obvious and are on the list as […]

15 Ways To Reclaim Creative Time as a Business Owner

A text box that says "If you hate it, stop doing it."

What tasks, in business or life, do you hate doing? Do you have to do them? If so, how can you make those tasks a bit less irritating?

If you hate it, stop doing it.

Scale your business by systematizing it. Two women working together.

Do you want to grow your business? Do you want to increase your productivity? How about decrease the time you spend on the back-end of your business, or add a few team members? There are so many ways to scale your business or your time that can be achieved with the help of systematization. If […]

Scale by Systematizing