To challenge and protect

Challenge and Protect

This Veteran’s Day my daughter’s school had a traditionally cute (and long) ceremony. The gym exploded with eagles with wings made from hand prints.

And I wondered–What does this mean after November 2016?

Hand on my heart–Looking into veteran’s eyes–and their families’ eyes.

That’s a sacrifice to live up to, and to expand. We’re meant to do more than just set up transactions. In business, we’re here to CHALLENGE. To create something better–maybe new–maybe a better revision of what our competitor’s create. And to further do something much bigger with the freedoms we privileged to have. Continue reading “To challenge and protect”

You’re not having STRONG results–are you sure you’re giving BIG? (Where to start)

Create Value (A note from my journal)

“BUT what do you mean? –GIVING VALUE is my life blood!”

Yes, it is.

BUT are you giving the value you want to put out–
or are you giving the value your amazing clients-to-be need?

I’ll give you an example:

Today I threw some whipped cream on a carrot and had this brilliant idea to share it with my audience who, as entrepreneurs, clearly care about such things.

Haha–yeah… the idea didn’t survive long enough to happen. (It was tasty, though.)

Here’s the thing–

There are a TON of amazing, insightful business owners out there sharing little things that seem fun OR the parts of their work they find endlessly fascinating… but that their people would rather scroll by. Oops.

I’m not saying never share those–just don’t share that exclusively or often.

Okay–so fun for fun’s sake is out, interesting-because-we-think-so is out.


What’s left? Continue reading “You’re not having STRONG results–are you sure you’re giving BIG? (Where to start)”