Month: April 2014

Peace and Clarity of Vision – # 6 of 25 Traits of a Fearless Entrepreneur

Most unsuccessful people believe that they suffer from bad luck or Murphy’s Law. Successful entrepreneurs believe that the world is conspiring to help them achieve their goals. I was recently interviewed on this topic and asked if this principle has played a part in my success in building connections, partnerships and ultimately reaching my goals? […]

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Wear your Magic Shoes – #5 of 25 Traits of a Fearless Entrepreneur

Jack Canfield has said that “Belief in yourself and your ability to achieve your goals is a well-practised principal of all successful entrepreneurs”. Self-belief doesn’t just happen. And I would go a little farther than Jack’s statement and say that this isn’t just a trait, it is foundational. I watch alot of HGTV and one […]

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LIVE outside the box – # 4 of 25 Traits of a Fearless Entrepreneur

Scientists used to believe that human beings responded to the information they received from the outside world. Today, more and more, we understand that people respond to the brain based upon our prior learning and experience. If we have failed mathematics at school we will struggle to manage our finances, right? Fearless entrepreneurs don’t consider […]

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Knowing What You WANT – #3 of 25 Traits of a Fearless Entrepreneur

Jack Canfield said “One of the reasons most people don’t get what they want out of life is that they fail to decide and define in clear detail what it actually is that they want.”.   I would say it a different way.  You can’t fearlessly pursue what you haven’t clearly articulated. In clearly defining […]

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Knowing your Purpose – #2 of 25 Traits of a Fearless Entrepreneur

Jack Canfield contents that without understanding and defining your “life’s Purpose” your goals and action plans may not ultimately fulfill you.  Back in 2008, I was invited to be a contributing author of a book called Bootstrap Business, with Jack Canfield, Tom Hopkins and John Christensen.  The book was about how the entrepreneurial spirit shapes […]

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Lisa Earle McLeod

Lisa Earle McLeod-Selling With Noble Purpose

Lisa Earle McLeod-Selling With Noble Purpose: How to Drive Revenue and Do Work That Makes You Proud This on demand audio series is a part of the Executive Girlfriends Group Vignette Series. Chicke Fitzgerald interviews Lisa Earle McLeod. The original live interview was 4/25/14. Drawing on two decades of consulting with leading sales organizations, sales […]

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Taking Responsibility – #1 of 25 Traits of Fearless Entrepreneurialism

Gaping Void is one of my favorite sites, as it has amazing art that tells a story.  Every couple of days, they send out a new piece of art to their email list.  So not only are they forward thinking artists, but they are solid marketers, allowing users to post their images on social media, […]

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NEW SERIES – 25 Traits of a Fearless Entrepreneur

Tomorrow I will start a new series about the 25 Traits of a Fearless Entrepreneur.   In this series I will share some of my own secrets of fearlessness in business, which of course will require that I reveal the “story behind the story”, including some of my own personal trepidations. In this picture, I […]

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Solutionz Live – on PRESENTING – Karen Hough, Be the Best Bad Presenter Ever

This on demand audio series is a part of the Executive Girlfriends Group Vignette Series. Chicke Fitzgerald interviews Karen Hough. The original live interview was 3/07/14.  @KarenHough,  One reason public speaking is such a nightmare for so many people is that they think they have to be “perfect.” They drive themselves crazy trying to conform […]

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Solutionz Live! on MARKETING – Libby Gill – Capture the Mindshare and the Market Share Will Follow

This on demand audio series is a part of the Executive Girlfriends Group Vignette Series. Chicke Fitzgerald interviews Libby Gill. The original live interview was 1/24/14 Capture the Mindshare and the Market Share Will Follow reveals how strong branding creates awareness, provides authentic value, motivates others to act, and builds long-term customer loyalty based on […]

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