Solo Smarts #113: Nicole Dean Doesn’t Want Life To Just Happen To You


Life shouldn’t just happen to us, but it will if we’re not intentional about it. Nicole Dean is here this week to share how she woke up to the realization that her life was spending too much time in auto-pilot – and not taking her at all in the direction she wanted.  Her willingness to […]

Solo Smarts #112: Podcasting Gives Marc Mawhinney Energy


When I learned about Marc Mawhinney’s Natural Born Coaches Podcast, I wondered how well he was fairing at keeping up with a daily episode schedule.  Turns out, he’s fairing very well.  He loves the process and relationships he’s building. Marc is focused on coaching other coaches and is actively involved in helping a lot of […]

Solo Smarts #111: Why use aMember?


Lynette Chandler and I released Part One of our new Members Skills course in January.  It teaches you everything we know about using aMember in our online businesses. Why do I use aMember?  Oh let me count the reasons :) It’s my All In One solution.  For me, aMember serves as a: Client Information Manager Shopping […]

Solo Smarts #110: Kelly Craves Your Presence


More than ever before, I’m coming to crave travel and the company of other solopreneurs.  While snuggling down here in Michigan for the winter, I’m looking ahead to the Beachpreneur Events I run with Nicole Dean and even planning some extra small group events here in the north country. I’ll be answering questions like: Why […]

Solo Smarts #109: Jessica Larrew Rocks Amazon FBA


Jessica Larrew of The Selling Family is my guest on this episode of Solo Smarts. Jessica started selling via the Amazon FBA program in 2009 after selling via eBay for sometime and discovered a knack for making it work. Ultimately she was so successful she was able to bring her hubby home from the day […]

Solo Smarts #108

Lain Ehmann, the incredible Productivity and Mindset Coach, is my awesome guest host on this week’s show and it’s ‘Coffee with Lain’ as she agreed to fly ‘solo’ and talk directly with YOU! If you find yourself often wishing you had more time – or thinking ‘I would be happy if I could only get more […]

Solo Smarts #107: Road Trip Play List


I’ll be rolling out this week for the third Beachpreneurs Retreat on Pensacola Beach.  I can’t wait to get there but I also really enjoy these long solo road trips. When I’m at home, with five screens available to me at any one time, it’s hard to resist DOING something about an idea that pops […]

Solo Smarts #106: We Will Overcome Your Intimidation


Faydra Koenig is America’s Crisis Coach and a proud Beachpreneur Alumni. (March 2014) Together we are leading a small group of seriously determined solopreneurs to leave their excuses behind and take their businesses to the higher level they’re oh so capable of achieving. In this episode of Solo Smarts we chatting about why we had […]

Solo Smarts #105: Can You Be Fit When You Sit

Brent and Felicia 2014

While I was away at the first ever Beachpreneurs Lifestyle Conference, I invited my friend, speaker and speech coach trainer Felicia Slattery to be my guest host. I asked her to interview someone cool I met at NAMS last month. His name is Brent Parkhill and he is a certified personal trainer. You’ll hear about their […]

Solo Smarts #104: It’s Time To Tell People What You Can Do


It’s Baaaack :)  The Stretch Yourself Challenge! You.  You have something to offer. You’re better at it than the average person.  What’s more, you enjoy the heck out of it. Now, big question: How many people know this about you? That, my dear friend, is the ‘Big Issue’ we cover in the Stretch Yourself Challenge. […]