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Entrepreneurship as Lifestyle

Entrepreneurship as Lifestyle

Boxes are terrific fun when tearing off wrapping paper to uncover a surprise. Other types of boxes aren’t so great when a person is figuratively stuck inside, forever static. But circumstances can cha…
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1 week agoEntrepreneurship as Lifestyle
“Just as he knew it would.”

“Just as he knew it would.”

While watching the following TED Talk shared by Grizwald Grim (which Carey G Butler originally sha…
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2 weeks ago“Just as he knew it would.”
Why YOU should be aware of consumer awareness!

Why YOU should be aware of consumer awareness!

In a highly competitive arena, grasping a potential customer’s awareness of your activities (product…
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3 weeks agoWhy YOU should be aware of consumer awareness!
Search…Engage…Connect!
4 weeks agoSearch…Engage…Connect!
content, Content, CONTENT! (In our own voice.)

content, Content, CONTENT! (In our own voice.)

Ideas are a solid beginning, but further development will set you apart. Thinking about an inspira…
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1 month agocontent, Content, CONTENT! (In our own voice.)

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Entrepreneurship as Lifestyle

Boxes are terrific fun when tearing off wrapping paper to uncover a surprise. Other types of boxes aren’t so great when a person is figuratively stuck inside, forever static. But circumstances can change: the choice of how to show up is one’s own.

When working as much as – or more than – sleeping, an individual needs to evaluate daily tasks by asking hard questions:

  • Is the work fulfilling?
  • Is the work facilitating a passion or hobby?
  • Is the work helping to realize the gift I have to share?

It starts with a response to the world at large. Do you react, act or observe?  

#PurposefulAction creates the space for changing or removing those perceived boxes.

Tracy Baker, Scott Scowcroft and I talk about purpose, action and gratitude with regard to the untold possibilities on this episode of Jess+Scott+YOU!

“Just as he knew it would.”

While watching the following TED Talk shared by Grizwald Grim (which Carey G Butler originally shared with me), I remembered the last line of Ruth Krauss’ The Carrot Seed – which is also the title of this article. Letting go of what the world (and the self) thinks creates a space for celebration of whatContinue Reading

Why YOU should be aware of consumer awareness!

In a highly competitive arena, grasping a potential customer’s awareness of your activities (products, services, marketing, communications, etc.) is vital. Why? Because a clear understanding will enable solid prediction of people’s actions…and that will help determine the direction of business plans in order to secure their loyalty!

Search…Engage…Connect!

content, Content, CONTENT! (In our own voice.)

Ideas are a solid beginning, but further development will set you apart. Thinking about an inspiration’s relation to life (business, home, hobbies, volunteering, etc.), for example, plus added articulation to connect with people. The culmination of what an individual decides to contemplate, read, hear and seek out, ideas are – said differently – opinions aboutContinue Reading

Purposeful Video = Lasting Content

Since its debut in 2005, YouTube has enabled people across many walks of life to create fantastic content for anyone willing to try new things. Toy reviews, comedy sketches, music videos, how to tie ties…the opportunities are endless. However, many don’t view YouTube as a fluid, dynamic service that can help develop business. In 2014, howContinue Reading

Leave Behind The Norm

When following “the norm,” your actions essentially match everyone else’s. But what ideas might surface when recognizing and then setting aside the norm to explore unbridled? Sparkling Messages… …come from thinking, thinking and then thinking some more. A natural progression, the process occurs after exploring for information, networking or learning. Only later when walking, exercising,Continue Reading

Chris Brogan and Making the Rules in Your Own Business Game

Lots of opinions exist regarding the whens, hows and whats behind entrepreneurial endurance. Chris Brogan’s expectation is that everything on earth will move and change for him. Why? Willing to see the world as it is for himself, Brogan thinks “if you can’t do it right…do it weird,” and make all the resulting actions look cool.Continue Reading

Intentional Networking Requires Preparation

Prepare to Network Networking in person is an art! Finding the groove that works for you takes continuous practice. Susan Finch is the dynamic and sassy host of Sales Lead Management Association Radio. She invited me to chat about networking at events, conferences and in the most unexpected places on a show entitled “I don’tContinue Reading

Appreciation is the Foundation of Gratitude

Situations differ so from person to person, yet every individual faces challenges with courage daily. Regardless of holiday commercialization, each special day is a reminder for something that is worth recalling collectively. Earth Day is one I’m always excited about. So many different ways to share and spread education about realistic actions, all starting fromContinue Reading