How Much Does a Business Coach Cost?

How much does a business coach cost?

One of the most common questions that I get as a coach for A Better Place is, “How much is business coaching going to cost?” This a very logical and important question for anyone looking at investing in the advice and guidance of an expert, but it’s rarely answered directly. Because transparency is one of […]

Sleep Delayed by a Traffic Jam of Thoughts?

A Better Place Consulting, meditation

Recently, I was listening to a Headspace meditation, and the meditation referenced the “traffic jam” in our minds. As one who practices meditation regularly, I’ve heard this phrase used before to describe the mind’s unending flow of thoughts. But as I suddenly realized how frequently I’d heard the expression, my mind slowed, circled back, and […]

Why I Love Coworking

Coworking, business inspiration, team building, business growth

I have three offices. Two of them are located inside coworking spaces. In order to share what I love about coworking, let’s take an imaginary journey through a typical day looks at one of my offices.  9:00 am (ish) I roll into the office around nine-ish. Or maybe a little after. Because most of my […]

Best Motivation Tips for Entrepreneurs! Expert Weigh In!

Best Motivation Tips for Entrepreneurs!

Best Motivation Tips for Entrepreneurs! Expert Weigh In! There’s no way around it, entrepreneurship is not easy! So, how do you keep up the motivation to work hard on your business when things slow down, you get complacent or feel burnt out? Read the full article here! –> Take me to the article!      […]

Business Lent

A Better Place Consulting

Did you grow up Catholic? In case you did not, allow me to give you a quick explanation of the Christian Lenten practice. (This is not the religious definition, so forgive me, Father Murphy.) Lent is a 40-day period that begins Ash Wednesday and ends on Easter. This year, it started on March 6th. Lent […]

The Sales Swing

ABPC the sales swing

Happy 1st Day of Spring Training!  Who is excited?!? Anyone who has followed the blog for any period of time is painfully aware that I’m a baseball fan. I started playing softball at the age of four and have many fond memories. Similar to my passion for horses, I believe that the sport ties into […]

FAQ: Transformational Business Book Recommendations

7 Transformational Books Recommended by RVA Business Leaders Outside In by Harley Manning EntreLeadership by Dave Ramsey You are a Badass by Jen Sincero How to Win Friends & Influence People by Dale Carnegie The 4-Hour Workweek by Timothy Ferris The 3 Gaps by Hyrum W. Smith Never Eat Alone by Keith Ferrazzi Watch LIVE […]

Why You Should NEVER Discount

Why Small Business Owners Should Never Discount

I was speaking with an extremely successful business woman about Black Friday and asked if she was running a special for her retail stores. Her response was brilliant. “I sell quality items for a fair price. In order to provide a discount, I would have to jack my prices up just to slash them. That […]

Why Join a Mastermind?

ABPC masterminds

Many people ask me about Masterminds – what is one, how will one benefit me, or why should I join a mastermind. Here ya go!  Why you should join a mastermind and more. Learn more about our Masterminds!