Business Tips

Pre-game at SXSW – 8 Ways to Boost Your Experience

Today I arrived in Austin for one of the biggest events I have attended – South By South West, or as it is more affectionately know, SXSW . This is my first visit to Austin and my first SXSW. I came alone. I basically know no one. There are so many moving parts to he event that it can be…

How to Empower Female Entrepreneurs

How to Empower Female Entrepreneurs

It seems appropriate on International Women’s Day to talk about empowering female entrepreneurs. By empowering women and girls, we are creating a brighter future. Females are still under-represented in the workplace, receive less pay and are less present in the business world. It’s changing but not quick enough. It is not uncommon to see a largely male board of directors…

3 Ways Blocks Affect Business

Your business offers amazing programs and services but just can’t get people through the door. Why is that? What is keeping people away? The answer may not be what you think.  A number of blocks (or perceived blocks) can keep potential clients away. let’s look at three blocks below. Physical Blocks Location. Location. Location. This is the cry we have…

I Used to Hate Sundays

Sunday. A day for family. A day for rest. A day of building dread. I used to hate Sundays! When you dislike what you are doing during the workweek it is natural to find dread developing in anticipation of the return to work. This dread turns a perfect Sunday into a day of frustration and stress. So how can you…