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Meltdown on a High Street

I feel like an IDIOT.

I’m sure no one else in my place would have such a hard time, but I’m about to LOSE IT.

Rain’s pouring into my hair & down my face - which is driving me freaking crazy.

My cheery bright blue down coat is now soaked - an albatross, weighing me down.

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How She Didn’t Disappear Inside a Crazy Year

It was the perfect storm - one of those crazy years Christine could easily disappear inside of.

In the next years’ time, one daughter would get married. The other would graduate high school. And a huge interstate move was coming her way.

She knew herself well enough to know that...

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The Hardest Thing I've Had To Admit ...

Sometimes the things that affect our business, don’t have anything to do with the business itself.

It has to do with our own internal struggles that we deal with on a day to day basis.

It’s difficult to admit but…

I used to let my weight affect my business.

Sounds a little out...

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Ever Get Caught Up In Originality?

Do you ever feel like you can’t put your stuff out there because it’s not 100% your idea?

With all the content that’s out there, it’s easy to see why getting hung up on being 100% original all the time can freeze us in the moment.

Whether you’re an entrepreneur or...

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It’s not too late

Jack sat at the table, incredibly agitated. He’d seen a man across the dining room of the restaurant and was upset by him.

The man, an older man - well into his 70s - was having a bottle of wine, eating alone.

His solitude made Jack sad, so he created a story that the man was awaiting a...

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Freedom is in the Planning

Annie & I had about 7 minutes left on our call back in September when I asked about her marketing plan for the holiday season.

She groaned & said she hadn’t thought about it.

I said, “Let’s bang it out now. We can hammer out all 10 weeks of content topics & a...

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I Was Blindly Following Everyone in Authority

I’ve shared a damaging habit keeping me from what I want: asking permission.

This week, I’ve got another terrible habit to share - kind of a sister habit.

What is it?

Constantly looking to everyone else as an expert.

Asking their input, gathering their opinions, and seeing if they...

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How I've Been Stuck...

It doesn’t matter how long we’ve been in business, there is something that keeps us stuck. 

Something that overwhelms us. 
Something that we don’t feel we do well. 

And I’m not immune to this. 

When I was making the transition from teacher to a business...

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Instead of chasing the vision, here's how you make it right!

I recently went to the coast to attend the wedding of my friend.

And during that wedding, I remembered every tiny step she had planned to make her vision come to life.

It reminded me that sometimes we don’t give ourselves the grace to know that it can take a long time to get to where we...

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Stop the overwhelming Whack-A-Mole strategy in your business!

Being a solopreneur, you have to wear all the hats.

You take care of one thing and then another thing shows up.

It doesn’t matter if you get one thing done, you end up having another thing show up right after.

It’s like a constant game of Whack-A-Mole.

One great example of this is...

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Why webinars felt sleazy to me

I need to be honest with you...

For 2 years, I’ve put off doing The Webinar.

If you’re in the online space at all, you know webinars are a routine & important part of business.

But I didn’t want to do one. It somehow felt sleazy to me - EVEN THOUGH I TAKE WEBINARS ALL THE...

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Is The Race To "Six-Figures" Worth it?

When you log onto social media, you can be bombarded with tons of messaging about how "you can make it to six-figures". Everyone scrambling, and hustling to get to this magical number that's representative of their income. 

They preach what's GOING to work for you. 

The perfect business...

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