Tag: "obstacles"

Entrepreneurship is dead!

| October 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

This is how one of the latest reports of the US Census Bureau translates – according to the statistics, for the first time in over 30 years, the number of business exits now outnumbers business creations. The exact figures are even more alarming! We are talking about 400,000 new businesses set up annually, while 470,000 […]

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Client Control – 9 Tips to Avoid Your Clients Back Pedaling

| June 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

  “I have a $10,000 contract! I will process the payment soon.” “I have a new client! But I cannot reach her since she signed up.” Any of these sound familiar? These are both typical examples of “thinking” you have a sale. But in reality, you cannot rely on a new sale, until payment has been done. […]

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Entrepreneurial Blues? 27 Ways to Re-Gain Your Motivation

| April 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

  Being a business owner gives lots of freedom and flexibility. That’s a great asset… and the biggest inconvenience at the same time. No more “have to’s”, “must’s”, externally imposed sanctions. And yes, entrepreneurship is an emotional roller-coaster (well, for most people). The easiest way to deal with this is to acknowledge this. It is part of the game. But I would […]

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9+1 Tips to Move Past Your Fears

| August 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

My last article spoke to those who are afraid of creating a debt when running their business (you can read it here). And I even offered you to jump on a quick call with me if fear poisons your business and life.   It must have struck a chord, because we’ve received lots of feedback […]

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Are You A Risk Taker?

| July 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

Many coaches and other entrepreneurs are dreaming about doing certain things in their business, once they can afford it.   Does it ring a bell?   The problem is – this mindset will highly limit your business’ success.   Why?   Because as the CEO of your business (and whether you’re here to have a […]

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The Daily Cost Of Procrastination

| May 2, 2013 | 0 Comments

What would you say if there were a way to calculate how much money procrastination costs you? Would it help you to stop procrastinating and start taking action? Because let’s be honest—so many times we know exactly what we need to do; we just don’t take the action steps to do it. Do this little […]

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What’s Your Game-Changing Commitment For 2012?

| December 13, 2011 | 0 Comments

In my last blog post I shared a bit about myself and my private support team. Of course, there are so many more people who influenced my life – just thinking of all my mentors and teachers, before and since my coaching era. And there is one person in particular who I do need to […]

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Coaching niche PART 3 – The Top 4 Obstacles to Identifying Your Niche

| February 10, 2011 | 0 Comments

In PART 1 of this article, we had a look at what a coaching niche is and why you need one. (If you haven’t read the article, I strongly suggest you do.) In PART 2 we talked about how to choose your niche (see in previous post).   Still, there are coaches who know the […]

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