happy little biz

Topic: balance

Can technology help grow your practice?

Have you ever sat at your computer (or in this day and age, your phone), swearing because you couldn’t get it to do what you wanted to do? Or, have you ever watched other businesses go all out with the technology — a cool website, online booking, social media advertising,…

Is social media too much of a time suck?

In this digital-focused world, promoting your business online seems like a no-brainer. I’ve certainly shared plenty of content about online marketing with you guys, and I agree that it’s an important part of building a business. Whether you’re a one-person show or have a big clinic or…

Heart, not Hustle

If Merriam Webster had an entrepreneurial word of the year, it seems like the word for 2017 would be hustle. Everywhere I look, people are talking about the importance of the hustle. Or working on their side hustle. Or how you need to hustle if you want to make things…

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…

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…

Burnout

This is a topic that's pretty personal to me. Maybe it's personal to you too. Burnout. What does that word mean to you? For you massage therapists out there, it might make you think about the so-called statistic that says RMTs tend to 'burn out' after 5 years, because their…