starting your own business

Is Anyone Giving You the Real Truth About Your Product Creation?

February 28, 2011

Here are my best 5 tips for finding out if you have a marketable product – without embarrassing yourself like I did with a Nordstrom buyer:

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How To Get What You Want

January 26, 2011

We’ve all done this – asked someone to get something for us and they come back with something else. It wasn’t at all what you wanted. And you get really frustrated because, you think to yourself: I just shoulda done it myself because then it would have been done right!

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If You Can Plan A Wedding You Can Start A Business

October 25, 2010

A few months ago my son's fiancée, Sara, invited me to go wedding dress shopping with her. I was thrilled and touched at the same time. It was a great opportunity to meet her Mom for the first time, meet the two bridesmaids and of course see my son Chris. We arrived at the appointment […]

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“the time has come” – No More Excuses

February 20, 2010

Are you making excuses? I think perhaps we all do to some extent – or at least we try to until someone calls us on it.  Making excuses for our business lack of success, our short comings, our mistakes, our failure to take responsibility or make healthy decisions has become epidemic. It’s all over the news […]

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