Creating a Movement!

Who’s up for creating a movement? Running a business is not easy.  There is always something to think about. I sometimes think about the routine and automation of each business day. We wake up, we try to market, we try to sell, we need to sell (we need to sell!), we just want to create […]

The Responsibility of Leadership

I’m thinking a lot right now about leadership. I see that in my own team and client environment, there is a huge responsibility to be an effective leader. But that makes sense, right? What most entrepreneurs don’t see is that they have a HUGE responsibility to be an effective leader to their audience (…the audience […]

Authentic Leadership: Leaders Aren’t Born, They Are Made

A good quote and reminder for you: “Leaders aren’t born they are made. And they are made just like anything else, through hard work. And that’s the price we’ll have to pay to achieve that goal, or any goal.” ~ Vince Lombardi As we march the sometimes lonely solopreneur journey to business success, there is […]

Perfection is the Enemy of Progress!

“Perfection is the Enemy of Progress!” Churchill said that and boy was he right! I had a coaching call with a client last week He had awesome ideas and he had all the potential in the world, but his business was just inching along. His website was half baked, he hadn’t gotten any paying customers […]

The Grass is NOT Greener on the Other Side

“The grass is NOT greener on the other side.” I’ve said that a lot in the past year or two… and it is total #truth. Have you ever looked at someone you admire and think about how easy they must have it or how much you wish you could experience what they experience? “The Grass […]

You Don’t Have to Be All Things, to All People, All the Time

Today, I have a very important reminder for you. You don’t have to be all things, to all people, all the time. Is that incredibly zesty and refreshing? Let me tell you why this came up for me this week… I recently got a very interested prospect emailing me saying he wanted me to help […]

Overcome Failures and Flaws for Faster Results

Sometimes you win. Sometimes you learn. Boy, isn’t that the truth? Sometimes we scroll through our Facebook feed and feel super lame, inadequate or like we’re just plain not good enough. I hate that feeling!It’s a very common response that springs from social media though. We see all the “good stuff” people promote and we […]

Q&A: Can You Outline a Good Email Marketing Strategy for Me?

Alycia Hall, alyciahall.ca, submitted a question for the “Ask Amber” Podcast asking for me to help outline a solid email marketing strategy for her online coaching business. This is a great question and one SO MANY of us have to battle, right? How often do we email our subscribers? WHAT should we email them? How […]

Why Most Goals and Resolutions Don’t Work + How To Achieve Yours!

Just before the New Year, social media was buzzing with people who were SO excited for a fresh start…. New Year’s resolutions flew off the pages…. Everyone was sharing their “word” for the year. I have to be honest – I worried I was being negative – but this overwhelming discomfort overcame me. After years of […]