Category Archives: Mindset

How to Say No Gracefully

It’s hard to say no. Especially when you’re a people pleaser, like I am. And it’s especially hard when you have to say no to a prospect or client. As service professional, you’re wired to say yes to …
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The Success Triad

If you want to survive and thrive in this difficult economy, you need to change some elements of how you think and what you do. Specifically, you need to adjust your critical thinking, creative problem-solving, and …
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Separate the “Magic” from the Work

Are you trying to scale your writing business by hiring other writers?   That can be a very profitable and rewarding model. But it also comes with its own set of challenges, one of which is clients …
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85% is Good Enough

According to bestselling author Dan Pink, we learn best when we teeter on the edge of our confidence. If a challenge is too difficult, we get discouraged. But if it’s too easy, we become complacent and stagnate. So …
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Your NOT-to-do List

We're all familiar with to-do lists. But have you ever created a NOT-to-do list? This is something I did recently. My NOT-to-do list is a list of things I do but no longer WANT to do. These are …
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You Have a Choice

“Between stimulus and response, there is a space. In that space is our power to choose our response. In our response lies our growth and freedom.” — Victor E. Frankel, Man’s Search for Meaning We’re living in unprecedented …
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