Why Do Women Take Business So Personally?

Entrepreneur mentor Ali Brown teaches women around the world how to start and grow a profitable business that make a positive impact. Get her FREE CD “Top 10 Secrets for Entrepreneurial Women at www.AliBrown.com A few weeks ago, a woman named Anna freaked out on my Facebook page that I had referenced a certain well-known person as a brand. She wrote, “… People are NOT brands, and people are not products… dehumanizing a person to a brand or a product is something that offends me… … [Read more...]

3-2-1 ACTION!!!

It sounds so easy, "just take action." But it's not! In my business, one of the most difficult tasks that I face on a daily basis is taking action. There are so many "next best things." Determining if the newest, best, bright shiny object is going to catapult your business into the stratosphere is time consuming and unfortunately, keeps you stuck. As I battle with this dilemma every day, what has helped me is having a plan. A goal, a vision and taking a really hard look at where I want to be … [Read more...]

3 Blogging Habits to Make Your Blog Rock!

As I begin writing my new blog about Small Business Marketing, one of the biggest challenges will be committing the time that it takes to write a useful and resourceful blog. Reflecting on my "Why" (why do I want to write this blog), I have a deep desire to help small business owners, especially women, take their businesses to the next level. This "why" motivates me to bring the best and most useful content to my friends and colleagues in marketing their small businesses. As a new blogger, … [Read more...]

Are keywords driving profits to your business?

What Are Keywords? When you decided to take your business online, one of the first things you'll want to do is get a firm grasp on how your potential customers use the Internet.  In particular, you will need to learn why they use the Internet, what they do when they get online, and where they hang out on the Internet. It would certainly be great for your company if every person who hopped online was doing so because they had their credit cards in hand, and were looking to buy precisely the … [Read more...]

Learning to Give Thanks

Thanksgiving is a time in which we are encouraged to reflect on our lives and give thanks for the good things and good people in it. It is a time to give thanks for the countless moments of food fortune and blessings we received throughout the year. Learning to give thanks is really just living life being grateful, no matter what happens. When we live our lives with an attitude of gratitude, the negative things that happen are less likely to bring us down or derail our positive goals. "No … [Read more...]