From personal experience, I have been both. I thought by following someone else and helping them elevate their own business and dreams, while leaving my hopes, dreams of businesses on the shelf. I became their guinea pig, I became the person that tested out what they were creating, the one they used to grasp ideas and concepts and the one that got their poo-poo attitude. I believe that just ... Read More about Guinea Pig or Pioneer?
Only thing I have learned in 18 years in business for self is...not to tell people what you are working on, learning or practicing. I believe this is because people will offer you their 2 cents, which truly should not matter to you. Also, sometimes we start projects and tasks and realize that the item is not yet ready to share with the public, so we put it on the shelf...then people start asking ... Read More about Practice in Private
This I have learned the hard way. We need to remember that nothing is worth living in an unhappy state. We lose so much time when we allow negativity to creep in an take over. When you feel the "nasties" settling in, remember to: 1. breathe - it's only temporary, 2. smile - it is harder to be grumpy with a smile on your face & 3. find the positive in the situation...there is always a ... Read More about Life is too short…
This quote came from the amazing movie, The Greatest Showman, starring Hugh Jackman. This quote spoke volumes to me. It made me think about items, projects and tasks that I left on the shelf from yesterday, the ones that I have been saying "I will work on that tomorrow" and yet, I didn't. In another way, it also speaks to me in such a way that it makes me want to start my tomorrow projects, ... Read More about Don’t Wait…
Are you a Pioneer? The journey can be so hard and not fully knowing what is to come can be scary. It always feels like you are starting over again & again & again. No one said it was going to be easy. No one told you about the sleepless nights. No one said that there wouldn't be tears. No one told you that you will want to quit, almost daily. But no one also told you that you will be ... Read More about Are You A Pioneer?
I originally wrote this article for the Mompreneurs® organization. The foundation of the teaching that I share in the article comes from Mr. Tony Robbins. It is way to good not to share, simply click on the pink button below to read. My hope is that you will get one takeaway from this education. If you are a female in business, please check out the Mompreneur® organization. I am honoured to be the ... Read More about N.E.T. Time?