Success Strategies for the Self-Employed – Quickbooks Connect 2017

  • Posted by Alaia Williams
  • On November 19, 2017
Last week, I traveled to San Jose to participate in QuickBooks Connect 2017. In addition to a session on time management, I participated in a panel discussion about how to thrive when you're self-employed. Though my co-panelists and I have completely different businesses and business journeys, Planning is key: planning for growth, planning for taxes…you […]
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Every Follower Matters

  • Posted by Alaia Williams
  • On August 13, 2015
Growing a business? You undoubtedly want a larger audience – more eyeballs on you mean more possible leads which hopefully means more customers and sales. In this video (that I shot while riding on my FitDesk), I address a common – and frustrating – tactic used by marketers on Periscope.  Watch the video below to […]
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Take Time for Gratitude and Anticipation

  • Posted by Alaia Williams
  • On December 29, 2013
The end of a year always provides the opportunity to look back and be grateful, while also looking forward in anticipation. An attitude of gratitude puts you in the right frame of mind to think about your business and what you want to accomplish in the coming year. And as you are with loved ones at the […]
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Thoughts on Adventure (and a goal check-in)

  • Posted by Alaia Williams
  • On May 3, 2012
One of my goals earlier this year was to try new things in 2012. It's funny how when you set an intention, things start to fall into place. I've tons of great new things this year and it's only the first week of May! Some of us go on great big on adventures, and some […]
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The year that was 2011…

  • Posted by Alaia Williams
  • On January 1, 2012
Well, 2012 is officially here. 2011 was quite a year, if I do say so myself. Set backs, downturns, and sad occurances aside, it was a darn good year. The the first bummer of year came in the spring, and it was a doozy. BUT, through it, I learned a great deal about myself. I […]
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