Top 3 ways to Reduce Your Time and Get More Done With Less

2017-09-13T16:30:23+00:00Productivity, Tips/Tools|

Doing More In Less Time A lot of our time is wasted running our business inefficiently.  Often it's just because we haven't thought to stop and figure out how to improve our efficiency.  My old software company developed a business process optimization and workflow tool for large transaction-intensive organizations. This was a tool designed to [...]

Want To Know Why You Can’t Ever Get Started?

2017-09-13T16:30:23+00:00Productivity, Tips/Tools|

We all want to be more productive, but what do we do when we can't even get started?  We have a great plan, we're ready to go, but each day our start date seems to get put off another day.  Is this procrastination? Resistance? Whatever it is, despite all of our productivity techniques, we're getting [...]

The Top 4 Time Wasters and How to Eliminate Them

2017-09-13T16:30:22+00:00Productivity, Tips/Tools|

Increasing Productivity Increasing productivity and establishing better time-management skills is on every entrepreneurs to do list ...if only they could find the time to get to them. Here's some of the biggest time wasters that plague us all and how to eliminate them. 1. Interruptions The problem with many of the interruptions that take us away from [...]

Want to Boost Your Engagement? Create an Interactive Video Journey

2017-09-13T16:29:52+00:00Innovative Marketing, Tips/Tools|

Video is by far the most desired form of engagement on the Internet.  More than 90% of marketing respondents, according to, state they would rather watch a video that read or listen to information.  YouTube has skyrocketed with more than 2.89 billion videos and 1 billion unique users visit each month, since its inception in 2005.  [...]

7 Creative Photo Editing Tools for Blog Photos

2017-09-13T16:29:51+00:00Innovative Marketing, Tips/Tools|

Statistics show people are much more likely to be engaged when you use photos in social media and on your blog, but trying to find photos that don't look like stock images and represent your brand can be difficult.  Here are some tools that will help you to keep your posts fresh and personal without hiring [...]

7 Social Media Tools for 2014

2017-09-13T16:29:51+00:00Innovative Marketing, Social Media, Tips/Tools|

Technology is what makes innovation possible and these 7 tools give you new possibilities for mixing up your marketing campaigns in 2014. 1.  Quintly Social media truly becomes a powerful tool for your business when you begin to track what’s working and what isn’t.  Quintly is a customizable platform that helps brand’s analyze their performance [...]

Discovering Your Purpose

2017-09-13T16:29:50+00:00Tips/Tools, Video Blog, Women Entrepreneurs|

Last week we spoke about the difference between passion and purpose.  As we continue this month’s discussion of purpose and planning, we going to dive into the hot topic of discovering your purpose. If you’re like most women, if you aren’t clear about your purpose, once you hit the 40 mark, you’re drive to know [...]

Six Smartphone Apps That Help Organize Your Life


Often, our smartphones are a major distraction rather than a tool that increases productivity. If we’re not refreshing our email inboxes, we’re scrolling through our Twitter feeds or – if we’re feeling particularly indulgent – trying to beat that last level of Candy Crush.  But our smartphones can be a valuable organizational tool. We just need [...]