Tag: fortune

Does opportunity only knock once?

I think it was my grandmother who first told me that you never get a second chance to make a first impression. I was going to her church for Easter Sunday, and, of course, I had to look my best. I was representing my family, I was showing up for God, and (probably most important […]

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3 Stages of Business Growth for Creative Entrepreneurs

How is it that one creative entrepreneur can have "instant success" while another puts in years of effort with little financial success to show for it? If that's a question you've ever asked yourself, you're gonna LOVE this week's episode! I've talked at length before about the myth of the big break, and the myth […]

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Chaotic, Linear, Fusion? What's Your Creative Freedom Type?

Recently, a new subscriber reached out and asked me about uncovering her "Great Work" in the world. First of all, I LOVE it when people email me their questions! If you've got a question, hit me up in the comments or send me an email. But to answer her question, I had to look deeper […]

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Chasing Vanity Metrics? How I Made $30,000 my first year on Twitter

In my early days on Facebook, I was quick to follow anyone with a pulse. If they connected with me as a friend, I returned the favor. I watched my list of "friends" skyrocket to well over 1000 people in very short order. Problem is, while my friend count was increasing, it didn't result in […]

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How to build a business around what matters to you

*SMOOCH* That's my official goodbye kiss to the first quarter of the year. How'd it go for you? If you've been through my Dreamblazing program, you've probably already reviewed your milestones and re-assessed your targets for this quarter. Good on ya! Did some of your goals fall off the radar, or get completely kicked to the curb […]

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Is DIY Killing Your Business? 3 questions to ask yourself.

I don't know a single entrepreneur that didn't start their business with some type of do-it-yourself (DIY) approach. Most of us begin with more time than money, and it makes sense to capitalize on that resource. In fact, I tell would-be clients all the time that the less money you have, the more you need […]

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6 Big Mistakes Entrepreneurs Make With Their Income Plan

At this point in the new year, more than 25% of Americans have already given up on our New Year's resolutions -that is, if we even made them in the first place. By the end of the month, that number climbs to nearly 35% of Americans (more resolution-related stats here). Some folks (and businesses) are just getting […]

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Why you still haven't hit your big income goal... and how to fix it.

As I hear clients, colleagues, and friends sharing their goals for 2015, there's a chorus being repeated over and over: "This year is the year I FINALLY break __ figures!" I've heard it so many times that it makes me dizzy and sad to think about the number of folks who continue to miss the mark on this particular […]

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Every Hero Needs A Theme Song Part 7

Uncommon. Enthusiasm. "Brave" was the theme for 2012 and in 2013, I chose to "Inspire". This year was about "Divine Alignment" - and there was a lot of re-alignment happening. Every year for half a decade now, I've intentionally chosen a "theme" and a "theme song" to set the tone for my year - both personally and […]

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3 ways to get the right people to value your work

I think it was Jesus that said a prophet has no honor in his own home town, with his own family, or even in his own house. It's one of the big reasons I first built my business online - away from the prying eyes and judgmental insinuations of my own family and friends. Don't […]

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