Do You Know Your Worth?

How often do you get that sinking feeling that you haven’t gotten much done during the week? To take your business to the next level you need to be stingy with your time as its your most valuable asset. As a matter of fact, your income is a direct result of how you choose to spend your time. A few years ago there was a study done on Fortune 500 CEO’s about thier productivity levels. And what they found was that these high-powered executives were productive only for about 28 to 38 minutes a day. Now think about how many hours a day you...

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Have You Fallen Into This Trap?

This week’s question from “Wednesday’s Unplugged with Yvette ” comes from Monica Acevedo, Panama Question: I’ve heard so many times the phrase you need to be “working on your business, not in your business” but what does it really mean?What is the difference? Answer: This is an excellent question, but before I explain the difference I would like to clarify that the main purpose of your business is to serve you, instead of you serving your business. With that said, the difference is very simple, working IN your business means...

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How To Make Sure Your Virtual Assistant Never Leaves You

This week’s question from “Wednesday’s Unplugged with Yvette ” comes from an entrepreneur who wishes to remain anonymous. Question: How do I keep my virtual assistant motivated and happy to work for me for the long term? Answer: This is an excellent question and one that I get asked all the time. We all know it can be hard to motivate ourselves – now motivating other people, and inspiring the people that are supporting you to work together towards reaching our dreams can be even trickier. So, a few years ago while I was doing my...

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How To Tame The Perfectionist Syndrome

This week’s question from “Wednesday’s Unplugged with Yvette ” comes from Kristen Smith, Toronto ON Question: I always hear about how I should be taking “action” even if it’s not the “perfect action”, but I’m a perfectionist and the thought of doing that makes me cringe. I take pride in my work, after all its my name on the door and I want everything to be perfect for my clients. I’m working twice as hard, but not getting twice the return. Do you have any suggestions as to how I can tame my need for perfection so that I...

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How to Get More Value Out of Your 24

This week’s question from “Wednesday’s Unplugged with Yvette ” comes from an entrepreneur who wishes to remain anonymous. Question: “I’ve heard about tracking your time if one cares about making more money in business. I know I should probably be doing it, but the idea of keeping track of every single little thing I do, is daunting. I do so many different things it feels impossible to write it down. And then not having a clue what to do with the information, keeps me stuck. What do you suggest I do for getting...

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