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Five Reasons to Have Someone Else Write Your Business Blog

I recently spoke with a business owner who admitted she loved having a blog to promote her business but that she doesn’t love having to write blog posts. This woman is amazing–an expert in her area of business, an educated and talented business owner who provides great products and services. Is her dilemma common? You…

Hot Cars, Great Business Owners

For this week’s post, we’re taking a quick field trip to explore something dear to my heart – custom cars. These beauties not only please the senses, they’re also the nectar that feeds custom builders, pinstripe artists, performance engine builders and a tankful of small business owners who help create these works of art. My…

Are You Waiting for Perfection to Start a Business?

I knew a woman who lost her husband at age twenty five and never remarried. She feared anything new would be less than the ‘perfect’ marriage she’d enjoyed for less than two years. She never risked dating or even connecting deeply with men until she died at age seventy-four. Here’s the part of the story…

Rising Above – Ending Client Relationships

There comes a time for every freelancer (and small business owner) when a client relationship no longer works. Ending client relationships shouldn’t be taken lightly, because every bond we form with a customer has the potential to benefit us, and them,  long-term. But when it comes down to constant tension or haggling, it may be…