• Join Facebook Groups with Caution
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    Join Facebook Groups with Caution

    Recently I joined a female business Facebook group. As with some groups, a few questions were required to be answered before approval was granted. After my approval I read the “About” section for the group rules. The usual were present:  “Welcome to ___!”  Introduce yourself so we can get to know you.  Don’t be a lurker!  Engage, share and collaborate!  Promotional posts and going Live are not allowed without admin permission. So like most Virtual Service Providers, what did I do? Said “Hi” and introduced myself with a non-promotional graphic. No links, no “check out my page here” – nothing. Then I looked through and began engaging – 2 comments…

  • Don’t Buy That Training Course
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    Don’t Buy That Training Course

    It’s almost the end of month 1 of the new year, and your goals to accomplish for 2019 are still fresh in the air. “I want to increase my knowledge in _____ to help scale my business” or “I want to get certified in _____.” However, do you really need that course? Now you may be thinking “My friend signed up for it and said how great it was, how it gave him/her clarity, a strategic plan, a new business tool for the arsenal…”, but have you evaluated yourself and business activities to determine where you’re falling short? Here are a few questions to ask yourself before hitting the ‘buy’…