Do you ever stop yourself from moving forward in your business to avoid fame? This is coming up with many of my clients as well as friends. Even my husband and I were discussing this not too long ago. My husband wants to put a blog together, but he is stuck and not taking action on it. A blog is something he has wanted to do for a while as an extension of his 9-5 job and as an exercise in learning … [Read more...] about Are you holding yourself back to avoid fame?
I recently attended the Businesswoman of the Year Awards in Ottawa, Ontario and spoke with the President of the Women’s Business Network of Ottawa, Karen Wilson, who helps put together this awards gala every year. We spoke about the accomplishments of the award nominees and winners. She said that every single woman who applied for these business awards had trouble filling out the part about … [Read more...] about What is blocking you from talking about your success?
The topic of money is often accompanied by feelings of discomfort, angst or avoidance. Does this sound familiar? Have you ever wondered why you feel awkward around money? For many people, earning money and spending money is a difficult subject to talk about and many times this is because our relationship with money is not a healthy one. What is your relationship with money? Do you know your … [Read more...] about Join the Money Mindset Challenge
Lara Wellman is my business coach. She recently spoke with me about how working with a business coach can help new business owners or those experiencing a plateau in their business. I have worked with Lara for about two years now. Prior to working with her, I knew I needed education, resources and guidance, but I didn’t know where to look. It was looking into these needs that I discovered what a … [Read more...] about What’s stopping you from working with a business coach?
Have you been asked to speak at a conference or an event where you are asked to promote your business? Or have you attended a networking event where you’re encouraged to talk about your business and hand out your business cards? Does the thought of fulfilling these obligations make you feel ill? Talking about yourself and your business can be very uncomfortable for a lot of people and is … [Read more...] about The Fear of Self-Promotion