Grandma Mary Says Keep the Promises You Make to Yourself

You might think that promises to other people are more important but you need to respect your own promises, too. Here are my thoughts on how you can be more successful at keeping those promises.  I also have a different take on “SMART” goals – watch the video to find out.   Here are my [...]

Grandma Mary Says Don’t Let the Turkeys Get You Down

There are naysayers and dream-stealers out there who might say some negative things about what you are doing. Don’t let those turkeys get you down. The thing is, most of the time, those turkeys have some ulterior motives. Whether it’s the turkeys in your head or the turkeys you are related to, they are sometimes [...]

Grandma Mary Gives You 3 Things to Stop Doing Right Now

Are you busy all the time but you aren’t getting anything done? I know how it is – I’ve been there myself – I can’t figure out why I have to stay up until 1 a.m. to get something done when I had a big chunk of the day free. Time to stop doing the [...]

Grandma Mary Says Do Your Own Work

Are you comparing your business to someone else’s? This can be a recipe for disaster. You have to put your energy into doing YOUR best work.   I’m not saying don’t watch what others are doing, because you can get some good ideas, I’m saying don’t WORRY about what others are doing! Watch my quick pep [...]

Grandma Mary Gives You 5 Easy Ways to Turn Your Mood Around

Are you feeling cranky? I know I sometimes get a little cranky but you can’t work that way. You need to turn your mood around! Here are 5 easy ways to get into a better mood. If you are the impatient type and can’t watch the video (even though it’s a hoot), here are the [...]

Grandma Mary Says Learn How to Say No

We all like to say yes. But you have to learn how to say no so that you have time for the important things in your business. This has been a hard lesson I’ve been dealing with lately – I’ve been too easy. But I’ve been learning to say no and I have 3 ways [...]