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Follow What Does Hangry Mean? (Don't Worry, You're Not Melting) Well, not yet at least. Ahhh, the glamorous life of an entrepreneur, you get to lay in a velvet chaise while you're grapes and fanned with palm leaves... Said no one ever. Here at TPG HQ, if we're not...
Follow New Year's resolution check: How's that diet going? Oh, the promise and hope of January! That month of the fresh start, the new beginning, the diet! What was it this year? I tried some Atkins, a little cleansing, a few days of Dryuary. (Those were long days!)...
Follow Meet The Farmers! The above photo was taken on my trip last week to San Francisco, a #foodie paradise, and that #foodie word drives me crazy, but it happens to work here, and is a great example of a popular marketing trend I've been seeing a lot lately: selling...
Follow Who Knew Uber Was the Antidote to Stress? Like almost all of us who are (or try to be) good at what we do, I fret/think about/whine and stress about my business. Like a lot. I'm always looking to tweak something, fix it, improve, whatever....

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Follow New Year's resolution check: How's that diet going? Oh, the promise and hope of January! That month of the fresh start, the new beginning, the diet! What was it this year? I tried some Atkins, a little cleansing, a few days of Dryuary. (Those were long days!)...
Follow Put A Face To The Name! Your Face, Your Name! Do you want to grow your business? After answering "Yes," the next question to ask is "How?" Such a simple question should have a simple answer: Advertise more! Just do it! Add water! Yeah right. You and I know that...
Follow Financial success awaits! It starts with a plan! Did I hook you with that catchy title which clearly promises to lead you to riches and wealth? Of course I did! In fact, I'll probably end up re-reading this myself a few months from now to find out what...
Follow Retrain Your Brain To Make Confidence A Skill, Not A Trait! I've never been one to shy away from a challenge or underestimate myself. It's possible that people have said of me that I overestimate myself, whatever that means! But I don't think of it that way. I...

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Follow Finding Your Place In The Market Helps Customers Find You! If one of your goals for the new year is to increase your customer or client base... and now I should finish this sentence with something profound and insightful. But all that keeps coming to mind is...
Follow Secret to Success: Don't Be Afraid of Hard Work! Running a small business is just like running a business of any other size, right? Umm... maybe? You have to develop your product or service, know your target market, keep an eye on your competition, know where...
Follow Does perception affect our choices and opinions? Heck yeah! Most of us care how we're perceived by other people. (Who wants to be thought of as a jerk?) So we have to think before we act and convey an image of ourselves that reflects how we want to be seen....
Follow Drumroll Please... Announcing The Most Liked Instagram Photo from The Profit Goddess! It's the end of the year and everyone loves a countdown or top 10 list... or both! So that's what we're doing this week. We're giving a recap and counting down to our most...
Follow The more you know about your money, the easier it is to make money! When you're running your own business, you have to be something of a jack- (or jill) of-all-trades. You oversee the products or services you provide, you manage relationships, you manage a...
Follow It's all in your mind! "Think" your way to better outcomes! Sometimes the dilemmas we face are issues of mind over matter. For example, my mind over donuts. Actually that's a pretty simple matter. I love donuts, so you can guess how that usually goes! But there...
Follow Analyze this! And that! And that other thing! Be decisive! I'm sure you've heard that before. We generally think of it as a good thing when a person is confident in their decisions, when they don't second-guess themselves. And it is. Who wants to waste time...
Follow Hint... not as well as you should! Every business has customers. It doesn't matter what line of work you're in — whether you provide a product or service; whether your customers are the general public or other businesses — you're trying to sell something to...
Follow Are you a small business owner? Let's talk philosophy! Running your own business can be tough going sometimes. Do you have days when you question your decisions? Everyone does, right? But you get to do it with the added weight of knowing that so much rides on...
Follow How Well Do You Know Where Your Business Stands Right Now? When you're at the helm of your own business, you'd better be running a tight ship! Otherwise, you could find yourself sinking... the sharks circling, no lifeboat in sight! Oh no! How to avoid this...
Follow What's Your Vision? Get The Business You Want With Smart Goal Setting! Every entrepreneur is something of a visionary. Aren't you? But a vision of the future isn't all you need. You've also got to have a plan. Lots of plans! Have you ever hit the end of a busy...
Follow Yes! You Can Make Your Company A Place Where People Want To Work! Everyone knows that happy employees are productive employees, right? I think we've all heard that before. When people feel valued and happy in their work environment, they're able to focus on...
Follow Let Go Of The Issues That Can Derail Your Business! We all have our issues. Some more than others, but hey, that’s what makes life interesting! I’d be kidding myself if I said my issues never affected my business. Sometimes, it’s hard to toss aside doubts and...
Follow How Can You Make Your Small Business Turn Big Profits? Easier asked than done, right? If making money was a no brainer, no business would ever fail! To turn your business from lacking to lucrative, you have to constantly evaluate from different...
Follow You've Got A Business Plan, Right? You do it every day! You make decisions, big or small, that will, in one way or another, impact your life. But, the last thing you want is to be stuck in the middle of your business with absolutely no idea of how you got...
Follow Are You Crazy Busy, But Not Sure Why You're Not Making More Money? Well, you're not alone! Are you good at running your own business, servicing your clients and producing great products and services, but clueless about which activities are the most worthwhile...
Follow Take The Time To Work On Your Business! Are you busy as a bee, but just can't seem to get where you want to go? Are you racing around that hamster wheel with no end in sight? Trust me, we've all been there! It's time to take a step back and evaluate your...
Follow Take The Steps Necessary To Get Your Business To The Top! It's absolutely critical! Course correcting that is! And believe me when I say that I've been there – thinking everything was peachy keen and then taking the time to stop and actually see what's going on...
Follow Business success CAN be just this easy! Being the BEST entrepreneur can be defined in a number of different ways.  Let's face it - you have lots of energy.  You just need to focus that energy on doing the right things that will give you the ultimate business...
Follow Small Business Success is Just This Easy! Recognizing the problems and then solving them, makes you a better small business owner. But that's a broad brushstroke of the skills necessary for small business success. So when can you break out the champagne and say...

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