Great Vision precedes great achievement

4 Tips for Taking Inspired Action

Recently, I was reminded of something very important to consultants and small business owners.

At a recent event where Dragon Den’s Michelle Romanow was speaking, Michelle impressed upon the audience that as an entrepreneur she didn’t experience “defining moments” or “epiphanies” that spurred her to make decisions and take action… but rather her life and her successes as an entrepreneur were all around taking action every day – that she just took the best ideas she had and turned them into action.

In other words, stop talking about what you want to do and actually do it. 

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A powerful way to kick off 2018: Create a 3-year vision

The word Vision made from Scrabble piecesWhen it comes to attracting amazing opportunities and powerful partners, resources and customers that really FIT with your business, you’ve got to have a Vision.

Vision goes deeper than your skill set and your experience.

What Vision does is give your business its compass. It has to be clear and compelling because it becomes a powerful statement you will communicate to others to help them instantly recognize what you do and what you stand for.

Having a solid Vision that captures the essence of you is one of the […]

9 Ways to get clarity around your ideal clients

A common mistake coaches and business consultants make is to NOT define who they should target as clients.  It is common to succumb to the “everyone” and “all” marketing focus.  I’ve written about this in an earlier blog post called How to get your first three clients – part 1.  The problem we fall into as consultants and coaches is to listen to too many voices.  If one potential client tells us our rate is too high, we rush to lower our rates. If another tells us “that won’t work”, we question the validity of the tools we […]

Starting a new business is the hardest part!

My Personal Vision Clarification

I’ve been in business as Freedom Street for a couple of years, so I asked myself again … what is my life purpose? I realized that my reason for being, my life purpose, and my business has been all about helping smart, dynamic, talented and passionate women leave the corporate world, create their “dream business” and make their mark as an entrepreneur.

Once I experienced this realization, I was inspired to create “The Dream Business Creation Map” which represents the journey from making the decision to leave the corporate life […]

How to attract perfect opportunities, resources and customers to your business

visionWhat is the secret to attracting the right opportunities, partners, resources and customers? It’s VISION.

Without a vision you may be talented at what you do and have a great head for business but you could still struggle.

The cornerstone upon which to build an unstoppable and thriving business is to create a clear and compelling vision which you then communicate to others in everything you do. Having this vision is one of the most important functions for your performance as a solopreneur.

What does having a vision mean?

  • Your vision engages your customers and […]