Entries by mdgarrett

My Entrepreneurial Journey

I shared on a recent Periscope broadcast my inspiration for becoming an entrepreneur: my grandmother owned and operated a home-based daycare that I worked at during holidays and summer vacations. She was my first introduction to a full-time female entrepreneur outside of an MLM company. Years later while running my own business from the comfort of […]

10 Female Entrepreneurs to Learn From

Learning is a continuous process. Throughout my entrepreneurial journey I have had the opportunity to connect with some amazing female entrepreneurs who have shared a plethora of knowledge with me directly and indirectly. One of the greatest things about the Internet is the accessibility of information and being able to learn from others anytime from […]

6 Simple Ways to Increase Self Confidence

A resounding theme among the new and struggling entrepreneurs that I work with is a lack of confidence in how amazing they are. For various reason, there are slivers of doubt that creep in and take hold of us. It stops us from launching new products and programs, sharing our business with others and earning […]

Making The Most of Your Online Communities

The nitty gritty of this article are specific actions to take to make the most out of your online communities – especially Facebook groups which are very popular and can cultivate wonderful collaborations. As the popularity of Facebook groups grew, groups began popping up about anything and everything. And that is fantastic. I love that […]

Building Your Success Team

Think about anyone you know who is incredibly successful. Do these people do everything themselves? Do they do it all themselves? Think of J.K. Rowling, the author of the Harry Potter books. She writes the books, but does she do all the legal work, all the marketing, distribution, printing, advertising and public relations? No of […]

7 Ways to Overcome Impostor Syndrome

Do you ever feel like you shouldn’t deserve credit for your accomplishments? You may have worked very hard to reach some specific goal in your life. You may consistently enjoy a high level of production, and are known as the “go to” guy or gal when results matter. Even though, for whatever reason, you feel […]

Goal Setting Is Only Part Of The Success Formula

Goal setting is important for any business – without the proper establishment of goals based on a business’ mission, there is no direction for the business itself or its employees. However, goal setting alone is not enough. Here’s what you need to do if you’re going to turn those goals into reality. Define Success Before […]