Category: Inspiration

Why Pushing Yourself is Essential to Finding Success in Any Area of Life

~by Kara Masterson~ . It has been said that the easy road becomes hard, and the hard one becomes easier over time. For example, this is something that an engineer knows because of work and school, particularly if he or she masters electrical engineering, which is incredibly difficult and requires a good deal of struggle…
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Hearing Crickets When You Post on Social Media? Don’t Give Up

~by Haley Lynn Gray~ . It feels like it was just yesterday, though it’s actually been a little while, that I first started posting on Facebook and other social media sites and blogs. I remember it all too well. I had this great, if not naive, idea that I’d write fantastic content from my little…
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The Relationship Between Boredom and Successful Entrepreneurs

~by Annabelle Smyth~ . What is one thing that successful entrepreneurs have in common? While there are many possible responses to this question, this article will be focusing on one shared characteristic: Creativity. The best entrepreneurs are imaginative, resourceful, creative individuals. The question is, where does this creativity stem from? Recent studies have demonstrated that…
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money happiness success

Money or Happiness: Which is More Important with Your Career?

~by Jason Galaif~ . Do I want a job that brings me happiness or a big paycheck? It’s a question we all must ask ourselves at some point, but it’s not one that often brings about good answers or results. Ideally, a job that can do both would be great, but in today’s economy, getting…
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You’re Not Going to Be Liked by Everyone – That’s OK

~by Haley Lynn Gray~ . I think it’s part of being human to want to be loved and liked by everyone. The reality is that not everyone is going to love you, your business, your message, or your hair color.  There will be people who think you’re too pretty, too ugly, too tall, to short,…
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Favorite Business Books – Recommended by Entrepreneurs

~by Haley Lynn Gray~ . Being part of a Facebook group geared towards Women Entrepreneurs can offer much needed business information and support as well as plenty of opportunities to learn from and collaborate with others. One great tool for learning more about running a business is business books written by experts in their field.…
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lessons of the year

My Top Lessons of the Year and My Resolutions

~by Haley Lynn Gray~ . To say that 2016 was a rough year in my life would be an understatement. My oldest daughter sustained a traumatic brain injury at the very end of 2015, and we had her in and out of the hospital for months this year. Now, 12 months later, she still isn’t…
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make the world a better place

Let’s All Make the World a Better Place

~by Haley Lynn Gray~ . This has been a year in which my life was turned upside down…  and back again. I’ve suffered so many losses and so much pain. Yet it’s so much less than what I’m seeing coming out of Aleppo and other countries. We’re coming hot off the heels of an incredibly…
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Mindset

Mindset and Problem Solving in Your Business

~by Haley Lynn Gray~ . Mindset isn’t just the latest buzz in the entrepreneurial world; it’s a real thing. It’s a series of techniques and skills you need to build your business. Mindset is a beautiful and important thing when you’re growing your business. Just talk to my dear friend Nathalie Guerrin, or head over to…
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My Thanks for a Year of Blessings

~by Haley Lynn Gray~ . November is inevitably that month every year when people start gratitude journals and make charitable contributions. It’s also that time of year when I look over the previous year and start to count my many blessings. This year has certainly been a year of so many blessings. From my family’s…
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