At the beginning of every year, it is important to set your goals and create an action plan to guide you along the way. Staying on target can be challenging — particularly when LIFE gets in the way! Every day when I write in my journal I realize how great this one tool is to keep me focused and on target. To support my journalling, I also belong to a mastermind group and a coaching program. Each tool plays a specific role in the entire process. [Read more…]
Have you ever wandered off course when trying complete a project or reach your goals? If you are like most people, the answer is most likely a definite yes! In my Entrepreneurial Woman Magazine article 5 Secrets to Turning Good Intentions into Great Results, I mentioned how creating a board of directors can be valuable in keeping you on course. Staying on track can be a huge challenge. Each day we are pulled in different directions by clients, suppliers, employees, our own career or entrepreneurial tendencies for innovation and by life itself. Engaging with a Coach is one way to keep yourself on-track but this approach may not be for you. Another option is to find an accountability partner or group, also referred to as a mastermind or peer mentoring group. Groups can be facilitated by a Coach or self-directed.
I personally have used, and continue to use both approaches to keep my business growing and developing. Without the support of my coach and mastermind partners, I do not believe that I would have achieved the growth and fulfillment I have. I never stop learning from them. I also love to share in their successes too. [Read more…]
If you have, you know how much a dedicated group of people committed to the success of each and every member can be to you achieving more in less time.
If not, you are missing out on one of the greatest tools available at your disposal.
Last week I attended the SOHO SME Expo. This expo attracted small and medium business owners in a wide variety of sectors. I had the opportunity to connect with many attendees while assisting a colleague, Sue Clement, Success Coaching with her booth at the event. I had the opportunity to share my programs as I networked around the room. I was amazed at how many people had not heard about mastermind programs. This struck a chord and I knew I had to share more information about this tool for success.