Which Business-Building Stage are You Ready for Next?

“You’re always winning the game you’re playing, ” my business coach reminds me. “So play a bigger game.” She’s right…and I know it, but it doesn’t make my next task any easier. I literally pace the room for several minutes as I whip up the courage to make a “bigger game” phone call. Twenty minutes later…

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Quoting Other People in Your Book

So you found an amazing famous quote for the back cover, the perfect excerpt from another book for your Introduction and the results of a clinical study that supports your main point. Can you use any of it? Maybe. The answer to that question reminds me of my early PR training for Caterpillar. Our instructor was telling the story…

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Your 90-Day Book Plan [Epic Post]

We should probably kick this conversation off by discussing the idea that you can write a book in 90 Days. I know some book coaches advertise packages to “write a best seller in a weekend” or even “speak your book in one hour”, but that’s just not my thing. YOUR book is an authority-building platform and you don’t want…

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Write a Book in Your First 100 Days

Like many of you, I’ve spent the bulk of December “punching out” of 2016 with a nice list of DONE!’s in time for the big ball drop…and creating a new master list of To Do’s for 2017. Well, actually…only for the first 90 days of 2017. One of my favorite strategies is working in 90 Day blocks…

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How to Take a GREAT Profile Picture

Dreading getting a new profile picture? It’s easier than you think to get something you’ll like. Here’s how to take a great profile picture: Hire a pro that has a portfolio of profile pics. There’s a big difference between photographers and their specialties. Get one who specializes in business clients. This isn’t the license branch.…

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