Weekday Wisdom, Episode 29 Vanquishing Mind Goblins #5: I can’t make money unless I work for someone else Are you trapped in an employee mindset? Do you believe that you just don’t have what it takes to make money — any kind of money — unless it is working for […]
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Weekday Wisdom, Episode 25 Vanquishing Mind Goblins, #1: “I can’t make money while I’m having fun!” Do you believe that you can’t have fun and make money at the same time? That’s the Mind Goblin that we’re going to talk about in today’s Weekday Wisdom. Today starts a series of […]
Weekday Wisdom, Episode 22 Are you listening? To your clients? To your mentors? To those you should be listening to? That’s what we’re going to talk about in today’s Weekday Wisdom. Today I’m going to talk about trait number 8 of successful entrepreneurs. And that is that they are good […]
Weekday Wisdom, Episode 17 What’s your relationship with cash flow? Are you spending money? Or are you investing it? That’s what I’m going to talk about in today’s Weekday Wisdom. Today I’m sharing the next installment of my Facebook Live series on traits of successful entrepreneurs. The third trait is […]
Conquer Change and Win: An Easy-to-Read, Fun Book About the Serious Subject of Change By Ralph Masengill, Jr. Masengill Marketing Associates Available through Amazon in paperback and Kindle editions. You can find it at other online and offline booksellers, as well. Summary of Conquer Change and Win Change is one […]
Last week, I was the featured guest on the Paycheck to Passion Podcast with Meredith Eisenberg, which I mentioned when she was a guest on my podcast. On her show, I share some techniques you can use to get out of struggle mode and start creating a business you love. […]
Would you like to make the most of your past to get the best out of your future? In today’s guest post, Scott Petinga shares five tips to do just that! Why Looking Back in Business is Key to Moving Forward By Scott Petinga As a business professional, your focus […]
Last Friday, I attended Entrepreneur.com’s “Winning Strategies for Business” event here in Long Beach. The main reason I went was to hear Michael Port, author of Book Yourself Solid, speak … and he did not disappoint.
Although he talked about things I already know, he put them in a different light than I had seen them before, giving me a new perspective. But there was one thing he said that gave me pause, and almost had me in tears when I started to really think about it and let what he said sink in.
He was talking about developing a personal brand identity and how part of this was why you do what you do and what you stand for. He said that standing for something means making difficult decisions and sometimes saying “no” to people or things that are not in integrity with what you stand for. He also talked about thinking bigger and being bold about who you are and who you serve.
When I first came up with the “Own Your Awesome” brand, I vibrated with alignment. This was IT. This was the business I had been trying to develop and build all these years. I knew in my heart of hearts, my soul of souls, that this what what I was meant to do.
And then I began to realize all that brand promised and what it meant for me and how I live, breathe, eat, be in my everyday life. I had created very big shoes for me to fill! For how can I ask others to own their awesome if I wasn’t owning mine.
It is a rare day that I don’t ask myself, “Am I owning my awesome here?” (more…)
“Entrepreneurship is taking ownership of one’s economic well-being. In other words, entrepreneurship is about where we place the responsibility for our experience.” – Faisal Hoque in Everything Connects What this quote means to entrepreneurial authors: I’m currently reading Everything Connects for my next book review post and this quote gave […]