Tips from Successful Business Women: Laura Lee Designs

Etsy Shop owner, Laura Caldwell, speaks out about her crafting success.

Laura Caldwell (owner of Laura Lee Designs) and I go way back. Allllllll the way back to High School. We first met each other at marching band practice after school. Yeah, I know… #bandnerds. She was on color guard and I was in the woodwind section. I remember, even back then, that Laura was excellent at everything she did. Her hair always looked amazing and her flag spinning was always on point. In fact, Laura made color guard look so[Read more]

How to be Successful & Keep God at the Forefront

How to be Successful & Keep God at the Forefront

Success is no longer defined by God’s standards. We live in a world where God and the idea of Faith are diminishing. The concept of “world peace” is, however, approaching faster than ever. You may think that such would be a matter of Christian Faith overtaking the World, but it isn’t. Society as a whole continues to focus on equilibrium by bringing any acceptance speech to the forefront. Love conquers all. Let’s not get my stance confused though. Yes, I believe in[Read more]

Gain control of your business the successful way

Gain control of your business so that you can truly succeed.

I’ve decided that business owners are control freaks. THERE! I SAID IT! Having control over your business, however, is a GOOD thing. Your business is your baby, your pride and joy, your livelihood. If you do not have control, then you are bound to run into some unfortunate scenarios that lead you down an ugly path. I hate to say it, but lack of control results in employees stealing, customers taking advantage, and vendors overcharging. Here is the thing though…[Read more]

This is essential to being a great business owner

Accountability Partner

Hey Business Owner! You’re busy managing the books, your customers, your employees, your service/product… But who is managing YOU? Just like an employee, you can get distracted. Have you ever gone down a little rabbit trail only to find yourself completely off track, unfocused, and totally distracted from your agenda? Yeah, it happens to the best of us. Someone wise once told me that even the most successful business leaders need an accountability partner. I’m not a full-time business owner[Read more]