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Have people ever told you “You‘re too sensitive“ or to “Toughen up“? Do you feel and think about things deeply, have strong empathy for others, as well as a pronounced sensitivity to stimuli and a sharp intuition? Perhaps you belong to the 20% of the human population that is HSP (Highly Sensitive Person). My dear…

purpose

Thanks to the Internet and mobile devices, anyone today can reach a global audience and build their business like never before. Welcome to the 21st Century of Entrepreneurship! Social media is our social playground in this virtual global community. Here are some tips for building with intention in this new and expanded marketplace. 1- Get Visible Think of your profile…

africa

A few years ago, we invited network marketing leaders to articulate their vision for how they see our profession and business model evolving in the coming years. Their unanimous excitement about the future was based on some obvious factors, including: The evolution from a home-based model to a completely mobile business anyone can conduct from anywhere…

millennials

None of Us Has Any Idea What the Hell We’re Doing, But We’re Doing It Anyway When I was 19, I was offered a position as composition instructor at a university. To my dad, a musicologist and college professor, this must have seemed a dream come true. What more wonderful career opportunity for a budding…

When the wave of change hits—and it always has and always will—you can choose to cower down and let it crush you, or you can embrace the new circumstances, learn from them, and ride the wave to a more positive future. My book The Shark and the Goldfish tells the story of a pampered goldfish…

entrepreneurial kids

In many ways, growing a business is akin to raising a child—you create it, feed it, nurture it and guide it as best you can so that over time, it becomes the success you knew it could be. For entrepreneurial parents, the struggles—and rewards—of business operation yield significant opportunities to teach their offspring not only…

employee to entrepreneur

It’s no secret. The notion of the idyllic “American Dream” has changed over the past few years – and really, the shift has been happening slowly over the last two decades. One-time certainties like job security, retirement, and even social security, are now in question for millions of Americans. For our parents and their parents,…

chris and josephine gross

  I definitely received my entrepreneurship education from my business partner and husband Chris. Nothing in my life seemed to have destined me to become an entrepreneur except the fortuitous event of meeting him sixteen years ago at a network marketing event. Chris was the proverbial “college dropout who hired the A student.” Seeing the…