Personal Brand

Can You Make Someone Like You?

I know you’ve heard me say and write about the importance of likability. As an entrepreneur, it is a key component to building business, referrals and a strong professional reputation.

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How To Overcome The Fear Of Public Speaking.

It may surprise you to know that I used to be afraid of speaking in public. I never ran for student government in school because you would have to give

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My Biggest Failure Revealed.

I want to talk to you about failure. I have been asked countless times on podcasts and interviews about my biggest failure. Until recently, I had been adept at not answering

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My Husband Thinks I Don’t Have Enough To Do.

Life can be very busy, and while you are trying to keep up to make sure nothing falls through the cracks, you might be forgetting one very important thing: sharpening your

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The Elevator Pitch

I hate when people ask me for an elevator pitch. I know as a communications expert I should be ready with a polished elevator pitch and be able to deliver it with perfection. But I hate

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What To Do When Things Don’t Go According To Plan.

Awhile back, I had this really grand idea about doing monthly themes with my newsletters. At the beginning of 2017 I put the idea into action, and it worked! …for a couple of

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Do You Trust Your Gut?

Are you familiar with the MBTI test? It’s set up to help you understand the way that you function in the world. “Perception involves all of the ways of becoming aware

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Do The People Around You Trust You?

Did this question make you feel a little nauseous in the pit of your stomach? My mind did something like, “Yes! I think so… I hope so! Do they?” Then

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Why Being Underestimated Can Be A Good Thing.

I had a thought recently that may surprise you: Being underestimated may be a good thing. I know this seems to contradict my typical messaging and popular belief. People battle with being

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