Be quiet. Hush. Don’t be so loud. Blend in to the background, fade away. Make yourself small. Not just physically small – after all, you really are too large – but emotionally small. Be seen and not heard. (Make sure you are pretty enough for us to look at.) Keep your voice down. Don’t stand…Continue readingBe Quiet.
People buy from people that they like. More importantly, people buy from people that they CONNECT with. That connection occurs when you are vulnerable and share your personal experiences with your clients. Are you giving me something to connect with you over? Are you sharing personal posts on your blog? A view of your day-to-day…Continue readingWhy Personal Storytelling is Critical On Your Business Blog
I was asked in fall 2015 to come and speak at Blissdom Canada, just north of Toronto. The invitation came while I was over in Calgary, on my way to San Francisco for Emerging Women. My friend Jennifer asked if I would come and talk about being bold, and of course I said yes. I…Continue readingBeing Bold, Being Vulnerable, and Your Story
I’ve been working for days on my Work With Me copy for this website. No, wait. I’ve been working on it for months. If I’m completely honest? Probably a whole year. I write it, I love it, I like it, I hate it … I tell no one about it. Then I repeat the cycle…Continue readingIf It is Perfect, It Will be Successful – Bullshit Stories I Tell Myself