When to put your business on hold?


One of our Thrive Community members has a best friend who is dying and she posted about her grief in our private Thrive Membership Facebook group.  It was a beautiful, heartfelt post that touched me (Jesse) deeply.   Her therapist recommended that she take a break from her business and allow herself to fully grieve. From my perspective, this is not a bad idea. But it’s also not necessarily a … [Read More...]

3 Secrets for Moving Forward Even When You Don’t Feel Ready…


Do you ever feel like you’re just not ready? To get your first client. To lead your first workshop. To write your book or Home Study Course.  To fill a High End Group Program. To have your first $10,000 month... If you don’t feel ready, you’re not alone. Whenever you are considering growing to the next level, it’s so easy to feel like you’re not ready. Because if you were ready, … [Read More...]

Is Your Niche Too Narrow? A Case Study with Allison Rapp


Many years ago, Allison Rapp signed up for a VIP Half-Day with us.  It was one of the first VIP Days we had ever done and we were feeling anxious about whether we could deliver enough to and help her reach her goal of making $10,000 each month. One of our biggest concerns in being able to show her how to build a business that consistently earned $10,000 each month was that her niche was too … [Read More...]

How to Deal with the Emotional Trauma from a Business Failure


Have you ever had a big failure in your business? Maybe you felt embarrassed, scared, unsure of yourself...and it felt so bad you wanted to just crawl under a rock and never come out again? While Jesse and I had our share of big business failures in the early years, I want to share a story of a big fall with our 4-year old son, Zachary, my mommy trauma and how this relates to your … [Read More...]