Practical Tips for Managing Finances during a Crisis or Difficult Time
I know that financial concerns and questions during the current pandemic are plentiful. Having been through a few difficult times[...]
The fastest way to find and create stunning social media graphics and content
Let's be honest... Coming up with & creating content for your blog, social media, FB pages and groups can be super[...]
How to take action before you feel ready
The biggest barrier to our success and happiness usually is within our own minds, right? No matter what anyone else[...]
6 steps to getting back on track to reaching your goals
I love July 1... I like to think of it as a 2nd New Year ?& a chance to start fresh[...]
How to shift your business by focusing on income producing activities
Let's talk About Income Producing Activities (IPA's), how you can do more of them and make more $$$! One of[...]
5 Tips to Overcome Procrastination & Get More Done
I'll admit I'm a master procrastinator. I could get a lot more done than I do but I just try[...]
5 tips to improve and increase your recruiting & team building
Many direct sellers and network marketers struggle with recruiting and team building because of a lack of self-confidence, lack of[...]
How to Increase your Confidence as an Entrepreneur
The dictionary defines confidence as: "a feeling of self-assurance arising from one's appreciation of one's own abilities or qualities, the[...]
The real reason your business is not as successful as it could be
Your mindset or beliefs or stories you tell yourself about life, business, success, your abilities and what is possible will[...]
Beginners Guide to Creating a Capsule Wardrobe (or at least cleaning out your closet)
Capsule wardrobes have been growing in popularity over the past few years along with the minimalism movement.  You might be[...]
How to get past the fear of rejection and being told no
The majority of the emails, comments, messages and questions I get from direct sellers and network marketers are about FEAR.[...]
Successful people focus on the reward not the risk
One of my life goals has always been to move to the beach. I am beach person. There is something[...]
How to accomplish more in your business by doing less
It’s easy to feel overwhelmed when things don’t go as planned, or when multiple things happen all at once and[...]
3 Daily Success Habits that will Change your Business
Being an entrepreneur is very rewarding but can also be stressful. Developing habits of success are key in growing your[...]
What to do when you feel like quitting your business
Do you ever feel like everything is going against you in your business? That you have tried it all and[...]
The Secret to Consistency in Your Business
Whatever your goals are for your business, consistency will be the not so secret ingredient to achieving them.  Here are[...]
3 Ways to be More Productive in your Direct Sales Business
Ready to learn how to be more productive, balance your time and work your business smarter? These tips will help[...]
How to be friends with someone in a direct sales or network marketing business
In late 2016, I was contacted by a writer for Redbook Magazine that was looking for some insight on an[...]
What snowflakes can teach us about being ourselves and making a difference
Several years ago I held a Snowflake theme team meeting for my direct sales team. Below is what I shared with[...]
10 Years Ago This Changed My Life Forever
10 years ago it was a mid-October Friday much like today, a gorgeous, end of summer, beginning of fall day, with[...]
When your biggest fear happens – How to bounce back
I had an experience with dealing with a huge fear last night that I felt like I needed to share[...]
How Introverts Can Succeed In Direct Sales and Network Marketing
Are you an introvert who thinks they can't be successful in direct sales or do you have introverts on your[...]
How to re-ignite the passion and fun in your direct sales business
One of the reasons I fell in love with having my own career in direct sales (and even now as[...]
How to Prioritize Your Goals & Balance Your Business & Life
Let's face it, as a home or online business owner it can be very difficult to figure out how to[...]
5 Ways to Start and End Your Day Stress Free
Having a home based business does not have to be stressful and overwhelming but often times it is because we make[...]
How to get your family & friends on board with your new home based business
When you first start your own biz, it's easy to think that everyone else will be excited for you! I[...]
6 Lessons football can teach us about building a successful business
I am not the biggest football fan out there. However, while watching a game one time, I realized there are[...]
Letting go of good things so you can have room for better things
We just finished the daily training in our 2016 Direct Sales Planathon which was absolutely amazing! We had almost 3,700[...]
How to change your life and achieve your business goals
I was thinking last night about how different this year's Small Business Saturday is compared to one 9 years ago[...]
30 Days of Thankfulness for Direct Sellers Challenge + Free Printable
With November being Thanksgiving month in the USA, it is a great time to reflect on what you are grateful[...]
Back to the Future
Everyone is talking about Back to the Future today, because Oct 21, 2015 is the day Marty McFly arrived.  It made[...]
Change your life by practicing these 3 things daily
I had the most wonderful weekend. I got a good amount of rest and "me time", worked around the house, finished[...]
Why your direct sales company is not the best one out there
Last week in one of the direct sales networking groups I am a member of, there was quite a bit[...]
How flip-flopping your thoughts can shift you from fear and procrastination to confidence & action.
I train often about excuses, negative mindsets, fears and other things holding us back from being successful. It's pretty crazy to think[...]
How to overcome a slump in your direct sales or network marketing business
There will come a time in your direct sales party plan business where you will hit roadblocks, bumps and maybe[...]
How to decide which direct sales party plan or network marketing company is the best for you
As a Direct Sales & Party Plan Success Coach & trainer, I am often asked about which direct sales businesses[...]
How to stop eating crumbs and start enjoying a better life
Developing the right mindset for success is not always an easy thing to do. We all have fears and doubts[...]
Shift your mindset and shift your day from okay to great
What makes the difference between having a good day, bad day or a GREAT day? It’s a 3 letter word! Y-O-U! YOU[...]
4 Ways to Make Sure you Reach your Goals and Resolutions
Whether it's the beginning of a new year or a new month, it is important to set goals, resolutions and[...]
Ready to Leave the Nest – It’s time to fly in 2015
As we get ready to celebrate the ending of this year and the beginning of a new year, a lot of[...]
How to face your fears by thinking about the worst case scenario
Tahani Aburaneh was the guest speaker on this week's Conquer Summit session hosted by Natalie MacNeil of She Takes on the[...]
How Women Can Really Help Other Women
Today I have seen both the empowering impact that women supporting other women can have on not just myself, or[...]
My Takeaways from @LysaTerKeurst ‘s #TheBestYes Webcast + A Giveaway!
I really cannot tell you how excited I am about Lysa TerKeurst's new book "The Best Yes" Making Wise Decisions[...]
How to read at least 1 book every week
I love to read. I am not a romance or fiction reader though. I prefer leadership, business, motivational, success, personal[...]
Losing Weight… Getting back on track when you fall off…
Losing weight has always been a struggle for me.  I have learned though that losing weight and living healthy is a[...]
8 Simple Ways to Make Positive Life Changes
We all have dreams and goals but sometimes have a hard time actually achieving them. In order to reach your[...]
Easy ways you can stop procrastinating and be more productive
Mark Twain once said “If you eat a frog first thing in the morning, the rest of your day will be[...]
How to Create a Dream, Vision or Focus Board
I believe in the power of goal setting and visualizing your dreams. What we think about and focus on is[...]
How to turn your work at home wardrobe from drab to fab without sacrificing comfort
One of the biggest perks of being a CEO of Me is that I get to work from home on[...]
How to enjoy eating healthier meals
If you have been browsing through my blog then you know that I am trying to eat a little healthier,[...]
Changing your life by changing your habits
This weekend I was reading another chapter in Ann Voskamp's One Thousand Gifts book. It is a very heavy, deep[...]
Register for (in)RL Conference! Building Community, Encouraging Women, Connecting in Real Life
I don't know about you ladies but as I have gotten older, I have a harder time connecting with others.[...]
A few of my favorite Zig Ziglar Quotes
  When I first started in direct sales, Zig Ziglar's articles, books and training were very influential in my success.  To this[...]
Fun, Affordable & Family Friendly Things to do in Pigeon Forge, TN
My family loves going to Pigeon Forge, Tennessee. We have been many times over the years. There are so many things[...]
Why being a CEO of Me is so important to me…
Recently in one of the networking groups I am in, another member asked a very intriguing question. She was attending a conference[...]
National Bullying Prevention Month – Ways to Prevent Bullying
October is National Bullying Prevention Month. This is an important topic for all of us to understand and advocate for.[...]
Going back to college as an adult
A friend and I were chatting the other day about the challenges of going back to college as an adult.[...]
5 Qualities you need to be a successful self-employed CEO of Me
Beginning your own home-based business is a big decision. Once you have considered all the pros and cons, it is[...]
Pros and Cons of Being a Self-Employed CEO of Me
I have been 100% self-employed and living the CEO of Me® life for a long time now. I have a[...]
A few of my favorite Stephen Covey quotes
Stephen Covey's books and articles have inspired and motivated millions of people including me.  If you haven't ever read the "7[...]
The Barefoot Executive – Book Review
I have been reading Carrie Wilkerson’s blog for a few years now. I was thrilled to have the opportunity to[...]
Tips for a less stressful life
Stress is a state of emotional or mental tension and is often regarded as the result of adverse or very[...]
How to show appreciation to our Military, Veterans, our Fallen Heroes & their Families
While we are all enjoying a lazy day around the house, at the pool or cook outs with friends and[...]
Seven actions you can take to reach your goals faster
Have you ever wondered how some people reach their goals faster than others do or how they reach them at[...]
Thoughts & Lessons from the Rascal Flatts “Changed” Movie
Last week I had the chance to see the Rascal Flatts Movie “Changed” which was part of the debut of[...]
How to Deal with Difficult People and How to Not Become a Difficult Person
If you have ever dealt with other human beings then you have probably ran into a difficult person or two.[...]
You Don’t Have to be Perfect to be the Best “You”
“The thing that is really hard, and really amazing, is giving up on being perfect and beginning the work of[...]
How to Make it a Great Day instead of Just a Good Day!
  The holidays are over and it's back to work or business for most of us. Sometimes it can be[...]
May all our Plankton be Forgot!
Happy New Year! I hope you all had a wonderful time ringing in the New Year with friends and family![...]
How writing down your goals can help you achieve them
You've already begin setting your goals and thinking about how you can achieve them based on the tips in part[...]
How to Set Goals so you can achieve them
Once you have discovered your vision and created your dream board, you must take things a step further and learn how to set[...]
How to Discover Your Vision for your Life
Do you have a set vision for your life? Do you know what you want to accomplish and what you[...]
Dreams and Spaghettios
In October 2006 the best and the worst thing happened to me. On a beautiful, crisp autumn day I was called[...]
Make the Most of Every Day of Your Life
(This is a guest post by Deidre Glendon) There comes a time when you pause or stop what you're doing[...]
How to shift your marketing to serving instead of selling
If you are a small business owner, you know how important it is to market your business & services. However,[...]
CEO of Me’s Best Advice for Small Business Owners
A couple of months ago, someone asked me to share the best advice I had for a new consultant just[...]