Oct 31, 2016

Kickstart Monday: Stop Feeling Like a Fraud: How to Overcome Imposter Syndrome


Even the people we look up to have those moments...

Poser, faker or fraud. No matter what you call it, there comes a time when we all look across the conference table and felt like an impostor.

No matter how much experience, skill or education there comes a point when we meet someone or come across a work situation that makes us feel like we're lacking some essential quality that distinguishes as a qualified professional.

Trust me, it happens to everyone.

On this week's episode of Kickstart Monday, I am sharing my top three tips for overcoming Impostor Syndrome.


Oct 15, 2016

Episode 15:How to Save Time & Money with Island Breeze Virtual Assistants


Virtual Saves You Money

In the business world time equals money, and when you're a small business owner it's super easy to convince yourself that doing everything on your own will save money. I'm here to tell you that mindset is a false economy.

This month's guest on Live from the Hive is John Morgan from Island Breeze Virtual Assistants and we are going to be talking about how to save your money and your sanity by hiring a virtual assistant.

Island Breeze offers just about every service a start-up or small business owner could need.

  • Accounting/Bookkeeping
  • Billing
  • Administrative Tasks
  • CRM Management
  • Email Newsletters
  • Meeting/Event Planning
  • and many, many more!

Thanks to the internet, it's easier than ever to hire an administrative assistant to take care of billing, set up your newsletter or simply manage your social media, and it's a lot cheaper than you think.

Whether you pay by the hour or the project, a virtual assistant can save you money by freeing up your time so you can spend it on activities that make you money like sales and servicing clients.

Listen to the podcast then click on the link to see what Island Breeze Virtual Assistants can do for you.

Veterans Week November 6 - 12, 2016

Don't forget that we are 2 weeks away from Veterans Week.

If you are a local veteran small business owner who missed the deadline but would still like to be included in this year's event, give me a call. If you're a little flexible with time, I will work with you to try to get you on the schedule.

You can reach me at 603-264-0788 or send me an email to buzz@queencity.buzz be sure to use Vet Week as the subject.

For more information about the Veterans Week promotion please visit Promoting & Supporting NH Veterans One Business at a Time.


Oct 3, 2016

Kickstart Monday: How to Be Productive in Three Easy Steps


Stop the Excuses!

Everyone has an excuse, and it's usually something reasonable and valid, but at the end of the day all it takes are three easy little steps to overcome almost any situation and be productive.

This week's podcast isn't so much about finding the right time management system as it is about how to get yourself into position to use whatever system you use effectively so you can get to the things you need to get done.

Misc. Links From the Podcast

Weekly Roundup:Manchester Meetings & Tech Events 10/3/16 - 10/7/16

603 Networking - Concord: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM Uno Pizzeria & Grill, Fort Eddy Road, Concord. The 603 Networking Group is starting October with an open networking event in Concord. If you're looking to connect with other local business people or simply want to put a face to the people you talk with on Linkedin why not stop by? Please be sure to sign up as they do need to know how many people are coming. RSVP: https://www.linkedin.com/e/v2?e=i8v19-iteklujq-pa&t=plh&midToken=AQFHWgd4kn36rg&ek=group_announcement_message&urlhash=sBys&url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww%2Eeventbrite%2Ecom%2Fe%2F603-networking-103-530-730pm-concord-open-networking-tickets-27991076062 NOTE: This link worked when I tried it the other day, but was broken when I tested before posting. If you want to RSVP and it is still down please visit the group post on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/groups/2737743/2737743-61...

Coffee Buzz Networking: 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM at Aroma Joe's Coffee 2. S. Beech Street, Manchester. This month's topic is "How to Overcome a Bad Networking Experience"