This is How Successful Projects Get Done

This is How Successful Projects Get Done
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Have you ever gone full force into a new business plan or groundbreaking projects?

I don’t mean full force like you’re a little excited and work late a couple of nights.

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#40: Shiny Object Syndrome: How to Stay Focused on Priorities

Jen McFarland Shiny Object Syndrome
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Shiny object syndrome (SOS). It’s a thing. A thing you can avoid. You know all those apps and tools you bought on Black Friday? Do you know how you’re going to use them? How to stay on task with your plan, including resources and budgeting.

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How To Choose The Best Project For Your Business

How To Choose The Best Project For Your Business
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Sometimes being a freelance worker or entrepreneur is a lot like going to the buffet.

There are so many tasty options at your fingertips, and all of them look good. But, before you know it your plate is piled high, your belly is stuffed full, and you didn’t even enjoy any of it.

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Business Challenges Crush You — Do You Get Up?

Business Challenges Crush You — Do You Get Up?
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Business challenges will knock you down. It’s what happens next that’s most important.

The 1997 Chumbawamba song “Tubthumping” is my anthem when it comes to getting through business challenges.

If you don’t recognize the song by its name, you will certainly recognize it by its lyrics. The most famous line of the song (the one we all scream at the top of our lungs) is:

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How to Implement Change: Start with How You Do Things

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It’s a little bit early for Christmas (for some people), but as it turns out Santa Claus has some stellar ideas — especially when it comes to his methods of choosing who gets presents! You know what I’m talking about… He’s making a list. He’s checking it twice.

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Rock Solid Businesses Need Rock Solid Foundations

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I’m sure you’ve heard the parable about the man who built his house on the sand vs. the man who built his house on the rocks.

It doesn’t take a rocket scientist to figure out that the house built on the stones outlasted the house that was built on sand.

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Up a Creek Without a Paddle? How to Know When to Ask for Help!

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The origin of the term “Up a creek without a paddle” is widely unknown, but many people believe it came from England. Luckily, you don’t have to understand the origin of the term to understand the meaning.

To put it simply, “Up a creek without a paddle” means that you are STUCK. As in, can’t turn around, can’t get out, can’t swim your way to shore unless someone helps you. Alone — you’re out of luck.

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#25: How to Launch Your Ideas in 6 Weeks with Benjamin Dell

How to Launch Your Ideas in 6 Weeks with Benjamin Dell
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On this episode, Jen visits with Benjamin Dell, Founder and CEO of MissingLettr and the MissingLetter Uppercase Conference. Benjamin provides a lot of insights into rapidly developing ideas and taking them to market.

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#22: Reckoning: What Happens When Enough is Enough

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Jen shares the journey that led to Foster Growth (now Jen McFarland Consulting) and why she is so passionate about helping businesses owned by women and people of color.

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What No One Tells You About Website Ownership

What No One Tells You About Website Ownership Batman Jen McFarland Consulting
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As a small business owner, you cannot do your job alone.  But that doesn’t mean completely handing the reigns over to your tech guru.

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