Category Archives: Small business

How Big Should a Life Be?

Should it be as big as possible? And big in terms of what? Money? Prestige? Power? I’d like to suggest that bigness is at best a poor measure of the value and import of a life. Rather than size or … Continue reading

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The startling practicality of happiness

Woohoo! The first in a series of free Happiness Hangouts happens this Friday, August 8, at 9:00am Pacific Daylight Time and YOU are invited. Why? Because it happens that happiness doesn’t just feel good; it’s startlingly practical. As the name … Continue reading

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Six No-cost Ways to Fall In Love with Your Business Starting Now from My Library to Yours

When I stopped writing my weekly ezine after 16 years, I promised that I would look for other no-cost ways for you to be happier and more successful at self-employment. So I said to myself, “Self, what do you have … Continue reading

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What’s your business vision? A message for the superhero in your biz

You may not always feel this way, but you are the superhero your business is looking for. Really. There is a superpower at the core of what you set out to do when you decided to work for yourself. When … Continue reading

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End of an era: Goodbye ezine, hello cool stuff!

As best I can tell, this is the last regular issue of Authentic Promotion. Can you say, “Yowza!”? It all started at the end of March during a retreat with my beloved Brain Trust*. As we talked about who I … Continue reading

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