So I created a list to share with you. Here are the 9 Must Reads for Small Business Sales and Marketing:
To Sell is Human by Daniel Pink
The Zen of Social Media…
Last week I received a call from my daughter who told me her vehicle had gotten stuck in the mud even though it didn’t look as if the ground was really that soft! ” I just need something to give me some traction”, she offered as she listened to the suggestions my husband had for getting her unstuck.
That’s really the way our lives operate also, isn’t it. We need the things that give us traction to keep us going. One thing that keeps you going on your job are Motivation, Personal…Continue
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Welcome to Monday Mastery with Brian Holmes! Each Monday morning, we provide you a video segment that is designed to encourage, motivate, challenge, and develop you as a leader and…Continue
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A colleague or employer’s feedback provides insight on how one’s performance is progressing. It can also pinpoint challenges and brainstorm ways to solve the problem. Generally speaking, it should be a tool for improvement.
But, feedback generates fear for most people that the person may break them down, be little them, or accuse them…Continue
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Most of you know by now that I’m a huge advocate of using cash only when it comes to financing your lifestyle. Of course, that means using the green stuff or a debit card. I prefer using a cash envelope system for spending money throughout…Continue
Mindset affects everything we do. The trouble is, we’re not always aware of it. We tend to accept all our thoughts as facts, even the negative ones. It’s time…Continue
I heard the statement above on a podcast recently and, being the 3R's of Success guy, it really resonated with me. After all, look at the three R's... I love it! Beyond that alliteration, however, it highlighted some issues we all battle in our family life, career life, church life, any aspect of life, really. It highlights two truths central to whether or not we will enjoy Success:
Truth #1 - Relationships Take Quality Time!
This is a tough…Continue
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I am the author of a macroeconomics textbook – “More Than Laissez-Faire” – and the author of a microeconomics textbook – “The Human Essence of Economics” – and the author of an ethical economics textbook – “Ethical Economics For Today and Tomorrow” – and the author of an economic justice textbook – “Liberty & Justice of Economic Equilibrium”.
While studying economics at Auburn University…Continue
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Here, in THIS post, I am going to do something that is so scary to me; something that brings the negative talk real quickly. You may know these negative voices yourself, the ones that say, “Who are you, to do this?” or “No one is going to follow you with that.” I could go on and on. But…Continue
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Today I met with a friend and she asked me: “How were you able to make your big change?” (In 2011 I left my corporate job, moved across country and launched my own business).
Ironically, I hadn’t thought about that question much.
The more I thought about it, I was surprised by what surfaced. A key to my making the big change was identifying and completing the little, mundane tasks.…Continue
Question: Tell us a little about yourself?
Keith: I am married to my wonderful wife Brenda, we live in New London Wisconsin with our dog and our cat.
Question: What are you passionate about?
Keith: I've always liked wildlife viewing. Maybe it is like a game. Who can see and identify the most animals. Or maybe I like the hopeful feeling I get when I see an animal thriving in the wild.
I am also passionate about getting the finances right. Everything has to be in…Continue
Last week I attended a three day retreat that focused on all aspects of my coaching and writing business. I loved being back in the company of so many other entrepreneurial women who are energetically and passionately following their calling. Although I began creating a life that followed my calling over five…Continue
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Copyblogger put me on to James Altucher. He champions writing down 10 new ideas every single day!
He says this practice will transform you into an idea machine! It does not matter what your idea list is. It could be ...
When I struggle with making a change in my life, I’ve noticed it is often because of fear. I imagine that is true for you too.
I have found a great strategy for dealing with this that is effective and simple.
The strategy is 3 basic steps:
To examine the structure of entrepreneurship we will combine its form with the price system. If there ever appears to be a lull in entrepreneurial activities – and there happens to be no intervention – it simply means that the market participants have not yet become aware of the opportunities or are not willing to bear the uncertainties that are there. However, competitive entrepreneurship guarantees that the…Continue
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For a summer college internship, I ran a Boy Scout Camp kitchen. My team and I were cracking eggs by 6:30 A.M. My arms ached stirring dozens at a time in a heavy cast iron skillet. After breakfast, we scrubbed pans and prepped for lunch. A gap between lunch and supper allowed a couple of hours for other activities before starting the evening meal.By:… Continue