What to do with feedback?

Not all of us take feedback well.  Or give constructive “criticism” in a helpful manner.  Just the term “constructive CRITICISM is loaded with feelings of dread or may trigger defensiveness or depression…”I can’t do anything right!” Jack Canfield in “The … Continue reading

“Turning Point” by Magician/Business Guru was my turning point!

I first met Marshall Sylver at Guerrilla Business School, billed as “an MBA on steroids!” It was intense and fun!  He was pure entertainment and hypnotised some of the students.  No, no one clucked like a chicken! Then, the next … Continue reading

Next Steps-After Chemo, Immunotherapy…

My time is not my own!  I’ve learned that the Chemo didn’t work so giving immunotherapy a go.  You take Keytruda when the hope is that your immune system will help fight the cancer cells and shrink them or at … Continue reading

Why join a Mastermind?

I’m flying out tomorrow for a week-long Mastermind.  Why do this?  Imagine having 14-25 other like-minded entrepreneurs as your own personal Board of Directors-dedicated to helping grow your business and help solve one of the problems you may encounter.And you … Continue reading

The Transition Cycle & Cancer

I’ve been going on appointments to hospital for preparation for chemo for my husband.  When I’m not being positive, upbeat and cheery-I’m a wreck.  Bladder Cancer Awareness Network, BCAN.org has a wealth of knowledge!  It’s where we found the urologic … Continue reading

New Transition Cancer Support & Cheerleader!

I always intend to be completely honest-my transitions (changes in my life). Change is inevitable and each Transition process of how you experience the  change.Get your FREE chapter om book on Transitions-“Turning Midlife into the RIGHT Life!” at MarciaMerrill.com What … Continue reading

Networking-Is it a thing of the past?

The concept of talking face to face can’t be beat.  Whether it be around the water cooler or online through Social media,human beings want to connect.  The popularity of Meetups proves that. When I go to “traditional”networking events-they usually involve … Continue reading

Connecting Heart to Heart…Chicks Connect

Last week, I went to Portland, Oregon and much chillier weather than in Baltimore!  Why did I travel for 3 days?  Simple-it was the 2017 Dream Big CCIC (Chicks Connect Inspiration Conference) We had 2 days to really connect heart … Continue reading

Author 101- you gotta go!

This was the result of Author 101 University in October 2016.  I needed the kick in the pants and took down a boatload of information on publishing, structuring your book, meeting with Literary Agents, Editors and much more!  I reconnected … Continue reading