Is your private practice struggling? Practitioners spend so much time taking care of others. We know when our clients are unwell or sick, and strive to make them whole again. But in our efforts to help others, we often overlook our business and ourselves. Our practice is great, but our business and business strategy is suffering and needs tending and care. So how do you recognize the telltale signs that your private practice is struggling? 1. Avoidance, Fear & Resentment: You know … [Read more...] about Top 7 Signs Your Private Practice Business Needs Help!
Looking for compassion, gratitude, and sameness in tragedy... When I first looked at the news footage of the Boston Marathon Bombing, I felt absolutely sick. It was surreal. While so many people were aiming to achieve their personal best, others seem to have sunken to a personal worst. It's hard not to feel anger when you are looking square in the eyes of malicious intent. But after a week or so, I witnessed miracles. While watching the story evolve, and looking at the same footage - again … [Read more...] about Did you See the Boston Marathon Explosion Miracles?
Balancing your intentional life and your intentional holistic business... As practitioners, we all care deeply about our clients and running a thriving, holistic business. But are you letting your business and client needs erode your own wellbeing, leaving your fuel tank on empty? Left unchecked over time, this is the recipe that practitioner burnout is made of. But we often don't notice the signs indicating our lack of balance or our growing need for revitalization. Our busy practice has us … [Read more...] about A Prescription from the Dying that will Revitalize your Life & Private Practice Business
A closer look at CARE A great cause reminds me of what truly matters in the world and all that I have to be grateful for. A great cause helps me pause in the middle of my life routine and busy work day to regain a global perspective. I named my business “Global Alignment” to remind my team and myself how we can positively impact the world by aligning in our sameness instead of separating in our differences. Can we remember to replace “I” with “We” in a global way? Beyond our global … [Read more...] about Global Alignment’s Pause for a Cause: Walk In Her Shoes
Top Tips for Your Small Business on Social Media Social media allows us to connect with our clients like never before. With just a click on Facebook, Twitter, G+, or Youtube, we are able to speak directly to our market, chat with clients, and hear feedback almost about our business instantly. But the quick and fast connections can definitely have a dark side. Unprofessional, hurtful, and even derogatory tweets, or lack of professional boundaries/conduct can negatively impact your clients and … [Read more...] about Social Media and Your Private Practice Business: Keeping It Professional
Getting ready for tax season Yup, its TAX time! We find that this season typically creates one of two responses: "absolute dread" and a desire to put our heads in the sand, or "excitement" in knowing a check is coming and you can preplan where that money will be spent. If you find your normal approach isn't helping you to get the tax results you want, and if learning and navigating through ever changing tax rules and deductions isn't your cup of tea, let us get you started. Here are a few … [Read more...] about The 5 Best Tax Tips: An Ethical and Mindful Approach to Taxes & Money