Did you start your business with the high hopes that you’d spend every waking moment pouring through piles of receipts trying to update your bookkeeping reports, chasing down past due
There's a big difference between being interested in achieving a goal and being committed to that goal - and what I've discovered is that being interested isn't enough. Entrepreneurs and
As a coach, I've often had clients need accountability on the tasks they commit to. For many years I struggled with why some clients need accountability and some don't. Honestly
When you look at your calendar what do you see? Do you have creative space scheduled? Days filled from morning till evening with appointments and projects that never end? Or do you
Hiring the right people for the job to grow your team is a key part of growing your business. Learning effective delegation skills are crucial for growth! Virtual team management doesn't have to be a nightmare, Melanie Benson Strick explains how to delegate successfully.
After fifteen years in business I’ve rebranded in a BIG way – not only did I create a new look for my website but I’m also changing my business name
With a new idea every 17 seconds, a highly creative entrepreneur has a really difficult time with overwhelm. Bright shiny objects lurk inside every email, conversation and Facebook status update. But did you know that a pattern of overwhelm can actually erode your competency in your work?
There’s a lot of struggle and busyness out there amongst entrepreneurs. Yesterday as I was leading my monthly MoneyDNA call one of my clients said, “Melanie I’m so busy and
Sometimes a simple shift in perspective is all you need to refocus your time and energy on what's important. Quotes are a great way to trigger your brain to do
Every human on this planet is in a leadership position on some level. From children who tend to take the lead on the playground (aka bossing the other kids around)