Want To Write a Book and Cannot Get Started?

I write and publish books, primarily for new authors. I got a chat message during a Zoom networking event this morning. One of the attendees wanted to connect with me after the Zoom meeting. We exchanged contact information and set … Continue reading

What is Needed to be an Author?

What should be the first thing you determine before writing the first words of your first (or next) book? One of the first questions I ask a new client (new author or experienced author) is, “Who is your audience?” The … Continue reading

Pushing Through or Enjoying Life?

I ran more in New Orleans than I have anywhere or anytime in my life.  I was running two to four races on Saturdays and Sundays, plus the Wednesday afternoon Audubon Park run, plus an occasional Friday night run – plus all … Continue reading

Our Bottom Line for Personal Improvement is Action

The bottom line of businesses is to make a profit.  Businesses want to increase their bottom line each year.  They want to be able to take advantage of opportunities when they occur.  How does that apply to you personally?  I believe each … Continue reading

Perception of Value Can be Skewed

I think most of us perceive value properly. We see something we want and we do the mental calculations of value versus price. If the value is present, then the cost becomes less of an issue. However, this can depend … Continue reading

Success Needs What?

What do you need to be a successful fisherman? I am referring specifically to catching fish. I ask this question at various presentations I give. I get answers such as, fishing pole, bait, boat, patience, the right spot, and many … Continue reading

Quitting or Taking a Break?

Have you abandoned your New Year’s resolutions? It’s nearly the end of January and there are still eleven months left this year. We start out each year with great intentions. We are even successful for a short while. Then, life … Continue reading