Many Small Businesses Stall and Lose Momentum Over the Summer — Is This You?

Is your business quieter than usual in the summer? Do you feel anxious about reduced sales, or guilty that you aren’t putting in as many hours as usual? This can affect your self-esteem and confidence, putting you and your business on a downward spiral.

Jacqui and I like to use this less busy time for personal and business development, to grow our businesses. And, we’ve decided to open our schedules to offer unstructured coaching packages,so you, too, can work on yourself and your business — with a little help from us!

Go here to check out our Summer Sail – a new summer coaching package designed to give you a quick boost, right when you need it most.

Interview with ADHD expert Terry Matlen: the Challenges of the ADHD Woman Entrepreneur

Terry Matlen gave us a powerful interview today, with so much amazing information about how ADHD affects women. We had a great discussion about how all of this relates to your life and your work — you’ll want to listen to the recording more than once, we’re sure of it.

Terry told her own story, about how her search to help her daughter led to her own ADD diagnosis, and how that turned into an online business that helps many women from all over the world.

It was fascinating to hear the unique differences between how ADHD shows up in women and girls, including the internalization and disconnectedness that’s often misdiagnosed.

To download the call, click the link below:

“Business Brilliance” May 16, 2011

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How to fix bad sleep habits and other personal stresses

If you missed this call, don’t worry,  you can listen to the recording here on this page. Some of the topics we covered were:

  • the ADHD tendency to have bad sleep habits, and why and how to fix it,
  • the stress of choosing what to wear for work, and
  • if you should hire a personal organizer to get your office under control [Read more...]

Newborn babies, intuition, dogs, and finishing tasks

What do newborn babies, intuition, dogs, and finishing tasks all have in common?

I can tell you are scratching your head because they seem like pretty random topics.

O.K . . . I ‘ll give you 3 guesses! You got it! These were all topics Marcia and I were asked on our “Ask Marcia and Jacqui Anything!” call yesterday, and they were all related to entrepreneurs with ADHD or ADHD tendencies and excelling in your buisness. [Read more...]

Live coaching: helping Lisa launch her new business

Here’s where you can get the last recording from our open line Q&A series, “Ask Marcia and Jacqui Anything!” Just click the link below:

Ask Marcia and Jacqui Anything! November 15, 2010

This call was so fun. It took a slightly different format as we had a live coaching session with a wonderful lady called Lisa. Lisa has ADHD and is just about to launch a new business with her husband. [Read more...]