Achieve More by Setting SMART Goals | 3 Types of Goals With Examples!

I always encourage my clients to dream big by asking themselves, “What do I really want?” But sometimes those goals are a little vague: “I want a successful business.” “I want to lose weight.” “I want to be happier.” What does that mean exactly?  Do you have a successful business when you earn $1? Or $1000? Does…

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Top 5 Reasons to Quit Your Job

I loved many things about my old corporate job as a medical textbook editor. Using my degree, feeling like my work was making a difference, traveling to conferences. And yet, there’s a lot NOT to like about working for another company, which is why I’ve been my own boss for more than 11 years now. It’s…

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“That Won’t Work for Me.” MLM Edition

Today, I’m starting a new series focusing on different types of business owners and how my new program Goodbye 9-to-5 can help them earn a full-time income. First up, MLM influencers! Multi-level marketing (MLM) companies have a bad reputation, and rightly so. They often prey on low-income women in desperate situations looking for anything to help them…

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Reset Reboot! What to Do If Your Total Reset Isn’t Working

Do you ever feel like a hamster on a wheel? You’re spinning and spinning and spinning, but no matter how hard you try or how long you keep going, you don’t make any progress. I feel your pain, Life Editor! We all get stuck in plateaus from time to time on the journey to our…

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5 Reasons Your Business Isn’t Growing and How to Fix Them

Many entrepreneurs have businesses that aren’t growing, but there are things you can do to fix the issues you’re facing. You’re Not Personally Growing Your business is a reflection of the decisions you made based on your current knowledge. You must continue to grow personally if you want your business to grow. Read books, find…

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Editor’s Notebook 260

The Editor’s Notebook is my place to share the things I’m loving this week and other random links that have caught my eye. Enjoy! What I’m Loving This Week 4 Organizing Habits to Ditch in 2022 (and 4 to Start). Simple, fast ways to get your life together. Here’s How to Celebrate Valentine’s Day, According…

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The Greatest Threats to Your Business Longevity

You want to ensure the longevity of your business, so you must address any issues that prevent you from reaching this goal. Here are the greatest threats to your business longevity. High Costs Eliminate high costs in your business model, such as employee churn. High levels of churn mean your business could lose thousands each…

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