Category Archives for Common Challenges

So Many Ideas, So Little Time (or How To Tame Idea Overload)

Idea Overload is an entrepreneur’s curse. We’re a creative bunch—we can’t help it. The challenge is handling the onslaught of ideas, then doing something with the best ones—bringing them to life! Why do we struggle with creating, completing and publishing—consistently? It comes down to these three issues: Having a place to store your ideastorms (and finding them when needed) Mapping, […]

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Do You Have a 30-second Intro?

For the first time, I posted a question on LinkedIn, not really knowing what kind of response I’d get. I don’t know what’s taken me so long to discover the Q&A feature on LinkedIn (thanks to Lara for the suggestion), but I’m sure glad I did. My question was a simple one: Do you have a 30-second intro? So […]

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Fightin’ Words

Have you ever had the opportunity to find out exactly what people think of you and your business? It usually happens by accident (perhaps while eavesdropping overhearing a conversation not intended for your ears). I had just such an occasion yesterday — although, it wasn’t as exciting as an undercover operation! Yesterday I stayed home […]

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