happy little biz

Topic: authenticity

Do you know the importance of finding your peeps?

This week I wanted to talk about the importance of finding your peeps. No, not the cute little easter candies that look like birds (or sometimes bunnies or other creatures, as I’ve now discovered!) but your people. The folks who will support you and your business and really get…

Following up on your Word of the Year

Have you been thinking about your word of the year? Wow, 2017 is half over! Where the heck did the time go? Given we're now into June, it seems like a good time to revisit our Word of the Year concept. Don't remember what I'm talking about? That's cool! A…

Get smart about your continuing education.

Life-long learning should be an essential part of any career, not just for those in health care. But of course, there is that required component of being a regulated health practitioner - that is, the requirement to get CEUs, or Continuing Education Units. I see RMTs talking about this a…

You are not only the letters after your name.

Here in Canada we put a lot of focus on designations. Maybe it’s the same for those of you in other countries. You see business cards with lots of letters after people’s names, showing what education or accreditations they’ve received. These same designations go at the top…

What a year of kindness taught me

Happy New Year! I hope everyone had a wonderful holiday and is looking forward to the year ahead. For me, this is a time for reflection on what worked for my business in 2016 and what I'd like to change for 2017. That's something I really suggest all business owners…

Practice What You Preach!

Let's talk about self care. I don't mean the stuff you give to clients. The exercises you recommend to help them with their condition. The hot baths. The stretches. The new pillows or back rests or knee braces. I'm talking about taking care of yourself (which is actually taking care…