Category Archives: Entrepreneurs

Yes, You Can Be Successful at Marketing

Marketing was never my forte.  I was talking to some people about my struggles with marketing but before I even finished my sentence one of the people I was speaking to said, “I can tell you how to do that. … Continue reading

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Just Say No to New Year’s Resolutions!

We love New Year’s Resolutions, making them, breaking them, and making fun of them (it’s the number one subject of the first Sunday comic section of the New Year). Anything but keeping them! Research suggests that about 45% of people … Continue reading

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Entrepreneurs – What Happens When You Plan Poorly

I have a small parcel of undeveloped land, about 90 acres, in the middle of the Texas Hill Country. It is within easy driving distance of the Eckert James River Bat cave which is one of the largest bat nurseries … Continue reading

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BUSINESS PARTNERS AGREE TO MEET, BUT WHAT SHOULD THEY TALK ABOUT?

By Dorene Lehavi If you read my article Why Business Partners Don’t Like Meetings and the consequences for not meeting regularly, the question arises, what should be discussed at the meetings.  Today’s article answers that question to make meetings worthwhile, … Continue reading

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Don’t strangers deserve good manners too?

I’ve been doing a lot of business traveling over the last few weeks. In fact I’m heading out to a client site again this week. With this being a holiday week in both Canada (July 1st) and the US (July … Continue reading

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What’s love got to do with it?

Sitting at my desk, thinking about what to write for this week’s blog, out of nowhere the song lyric “what’s love got to do with it?” popped into my head. Hmmm.  Must be a reason. So I pondered on it … Continue reading

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How Do You Define Success?

I recently attended a conference for entrepreneurs and small business owners. As you would suspect, the main topic of discussion was how to be a success. It was clear to me that everyone who attended the conference did so because … Continue reading

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3 Steps to Entrepreneurial Success

When I worked in the corporate world I learned to appreciate that people perceive things differently. By understanding the differences in the way people see the world, what is important to them, the conclusions they draw, and the actions they … Continue reading

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Limitations – What, Me?

“Which is harder, do you think, owning your strengths or accepting your limitations?” This question was posed to me recently by a coaching client I’ve been working with for a couple of months. You may be surprised at my answer.

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Making Partnership Value Real: Know Your Strengths

By Lynda-Ross Vega Partnerships, whether personal, as in a marriage, or business, as in a joint venture, are an important part of working and being with others. They allow us to accomplish more together than any one of us could … Continue reading

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