Last week’s post talked about asking good questions, and why they’re important.
Today’s post is a simple reminder to tune it to today’s live Brown Bag Webinar. [Read more...]
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It’s happened so many times now, I know the quote above is true.
Someone signs up for my coaching. The first step to getting started is filling out the “State of Your Business” form.
The form asks 12 questions about your business: how you got started; where you are now; where you want to be. Simple questions along these lines.
Then the person schedules their appointment to speak with me. Invariably, they say “I learned so much just from filling out your form!”
I believe asking the right question can have life-changing effects. Every once in a while, it’s important to stop and ask: [Read more...]
Big Brand System looks a little different today. I spent the last week redesigning the site using a brand-new theme: Dynamik Website Builder by Cobalt Apps.
You may recall that this site has used the Prose theme for the past couple of years.
I loved using Prose: it gave me the ability to tweak and modify most areas of my site, and the end result was just what I wanted for a long time.
But designers are, by nature, antsy. We think, therefore we tweak.
I first found Dynamik Website Builder when Wendy Cholbi and I set out on a quest to find a second WordPress theme with design controls to add to our flagship product, Site Setup Kit.
Prose has been a perfect theme for our owners to learn and use: it’s relatively simple to learn, and gives good, solid control over most of the elements of your website.
And it’s built on the rock-solid Genesis Framework from StudioPress. That means streamlined, bug-free code that loads fast and helps your site to rank higher because of its built-in SEO tools.
But many of our owners were at a point that they wanted more. [Read more...]
It’s almost Thanksgiving week in the United States. We’re moving toward the final days of 2013, and I’m wondering what’s on your mind.
This week, I’d like to hear about what you’re grateful for. I’ll feature your answers in a video I’ll put together and post here in December.
Answer this one question:
What are you grateful for this year?
Your answer can be profound or simple. Professional or personal. Pick one thing that stands out for you, and put it in the comment section.
Ready? Set? Go!
Today I’m very happy to introduce you to Jill Allison Bryan, who owns Creative Oasis™ Coaching.
Jill is a Kaizen-Muse® Creativity Coach. She helps people successfully incorporate creativity in their busy lives, whether that means applying creativity to their businesses, or in their personal lives.
It’s an interesting profession. But not easy to explain!
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