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Goals Reloaded: A 30-Day At A Time Focus

Goals, goals, goals. Whether in active pursuit or a someday aspiration, we’ve all got goals. The biggest difference between the repeat setters and the actual getters is the amount of time, focus, and motive given to the goal.  Before we get any further, your eyes begin to glaze over and you start disappearing into assumptions…

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Devoted Focus: Productivity with Purpose

The sentiment, productivity with purpose sounds a bit redundant. I mean, if you’ve devoted focus to being productive, you’d already know the purpose behind it, right? Productivity and purpose. These are probably among our greatest quests as goal-getters. Yet, they’re also among the most elusive of accomplishments. Sure, we gain a win here and there,…

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Life’s Devotion: From Blueprint to Building Your Best You

Before you worry about finding the right blueprint, you first have to decide what you’re building. When it comes to your life and its plan, have you ever given much thought to the life you’re actually building? Versus the one, you can be found living or talking about. Ah, that’s a thought to ponder, now…

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Practical Tactics to conquer confusion and propel your progress

How do Valued, Amazing Ladies in business like us conquer the confusion that steals so much of our time, energy, and progress? Well, VAL, that’s what today’s post is all about. Getting practical and tactical in what it really takes to prioritize your focus and make serious progress! Covering 5 main areas as they relate…

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Are systems better than motivation for your business?

Ah, the short answer is neither is better for your business. The long answer when it comes to systems vs. motivation and which to choose, is both. No, I’m not talking in circles, but am going to give you a rounded look at both of these incredible tools when it comes to creating a business…

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Equip Yourself to Handle Your Business & Make It Breezier!

Taking the time to equip yourself for handling your business can be just the accelerant your business needs. Too many women in business spend more time preparing for their business than they do equipping themselves for handling it.  Somebody might need to read that last sentence again. As a Christian woman in business it’s so…

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Breezy Focus in the Midst of a Busy Business

Thoughts of a breezy summer may be at the top of our wish lists right now, but our agendas are often the snap back to reality. How do we get here, time and time again? Allowing busyness to crush our best-intended plans. As women in business, we imagine a life of flexibility, freedom, and enough…

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How to Sidestep the UFO’s Distracting Today’s Woman in Business

As a woman in business, odds are you’re biggest day to day challenge is effectively being able to sidestep the most common UFO‘s. And by UFO’s, I’m talking about combatting feeling Unmotivated, Frustrated, and Overwhelmed. In this post we’ll explore the typical root causes of these challenges and ways to combat and prevent them. You…

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What’s the best approach to keep from abandoning your goals?

The best approach toward your goal is always the one that works with your reality. But you’ve got to be honest with yourself if you’re planning based on your ideal reality or your actual reality. Mixing up your realities is not a best approach to goal getting and will create confusion. Confusion leads to goal…

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Plan in color to increase your focus & productivity

Do you plan in color? Color coding your plans is more than making your calendar look organized and pretty. Used effectively, it can be one of your best strategies when it comes to executing those colorful plans!  And yes, a plan is different than a strategy. While I could give you a whole lesson on…

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