3 Surefire Ways to Tame Your Inbox

We’ve all heard of the mythical “inbox zero,” an elusive state of being where one magically reads, archives and deletes all emails until the inbox is empty, indicating complete zen-like control and mastery of the email monster.  I think I’ve accomplished this once, yes, once in my life.  It’s not realistic for me, so I’ve […] Read more…

3 Mindfulness Practices You Can Use Right Now to Help You Thrive All Year

One of my mantras is “take care of you, then take care of business.”  For far too long, social norms dictated that business and personal matters are to remain separate.  But now, there’s a movement in corporate culture that encourages people to bring their “whole self” to work, to be authentic and embrace that “business […] Read more…

Hiring 101: What You Need to Know About Independent Contractors vs Employees

Entrepreneurs realize that growing their business will mean growing their team.  But how can you know whether to bring on an independent contractor or employee?  Conversely, when you’re hired by someone else, it’s important to know whether you’re considered a independent contractor or employee.  The distinction between these two types of hires is important, as obligations […] Read more…