Category Archives: Success

Overcoming limitations

A young wife was cooking a meat loaf when her husband walked in. As she started to put it in the oven he noticed she cut the ends off the meatloaf. He asked why she did that, and his wife … Continue reading

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How a coach helped me

A few years ago the organization I worked for hired a coach to train the executive staff on coaching techniques. Not only did we receive hours of training we had the opportunity to have our own coach for a year. … Continue reading

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Sometimes you just have to persevere

I have an auction Tuesday, June 18. Normally, I send flyers out to persons on my email list about a week before, post a listing and pictures online about two weeks before and send an ad to our local paper … Continue reading

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You need a great team

Image: FreeDigitalPhotos.net I believe it was John Maxwell I first heard say that if your dream is too small for a team your dream is too small.  Many small businesses began as a one-person show, but eventually the owner of a … Continue reading

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Success comes from within

Image: FreeDigitalPhotos.net At some time virtually everyone has dreamed of starting their own business.  There is something about owning a business that appeals to many people for various reasons.  They may believe they have a great idea for a service or … Continue reading

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How intentional are you?

For the past several years I have tried to be much more intentional about doing the things I need to do to be successful. Too many people tend to float through life hoping that something they do will turn out … Continue reading

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Profit is not a dirty word

There is a misconception among some people that anyone who starts a business that makes them wealthy is doing something wrong. We hear people continually saying that we must “tax the rich” as if they aren’t already being taxed. The … Continue reading

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