I Hope Your Plans FAIL

I Hope Your Plans FAIL

Ok… I know that subject line might sound a bit harsh.  But I’m serious.  And here’s why… In his book, How Will You Measure Your Life, Harvard Business Professor Clayton Christenson shared something interesting… “93% of all SUCCESSFUL businesses had…

The Case AGAINST Reading At Night

The Case AGAINST Reading At Night

If you’ve been on my list for a while… You’re probably familiar with my 10-3-2-1-0 formula for perfect sleep. 10 hours before bed no caffeine 3 hours before bed no alcohol 2 hours before bed no work 1 hour before…

REMINDER – Planner Day On June 19th!

REMINDER – Planner Day On June 19th!

Hey , Quick reminder – you’re invited to our upcoming Breakthrough Planner Day (for FREE, because you already bought a planner!). The Breakthrough Planner Day: Create Your 90-Day Plan with Monica Date: Saturday, June 19th Time: 11.30am – 3.30pm EDT…

5 Morning Habits

5 Morning Habits

“How you spend your morning can often tell you what kind of day you’re going to have.” –Lemony Snicket We all know that waking up early in the morning makes us more productive.  Since our childhood, we were taught to…

The Introvert’s Guide To Networking

The Introvert's Guide To Networking

When I first started going to live events almost ten years ago, I had an embarrassing habit. Every time I checked into a hotel, I would ask the receptionist for a room on the first floor… … Because I was…

Stop The Ambition Shaming

Stop The Ambition Shaming

How to Honor Your Inner Ambitious One, Without Losing Yourself in the Process One of my clients, Lynn, came to me last week and said, “Monica, it feels like I have enough in my business and in my life.  I’ve…

U.S. Navy SEALs #1 Marketing Lesson

U.S. Navy SEALs #1 Marketing Lesson

There’s a saying in the Navy SEALs: “Two is one, and one is none.” Meaning they never rely on one point of failure…. … One weapon, one oxygen tank, one strategy, or one escape route And this maniacal focus on…