The Ins and Outs: How Business Owners Work on Vacation

Truth: Business owners need vacations more than probably anybody. Second Truth: That is because we literally can never take vacations, haha. What even are weekends? So if I want to have a weekend getaway, the truth is my work is going to follow me there. It’s just how this whole “entrepreneur” thing goes. Work on Vacation […]

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Tips to Figure Out Finances for Your Small Business

Because it’s Tax Season, and I get all “numbers-y” this time of year, I wanted to talk about my least favorite topic: finances! But it goes hand-in-hand with my most favorite topic: money!! I coach new entrepreneurs and always ask in our initial convo if they’ve thought about how they’ll be doing their business finances. […]

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5 Fluff-Free Blog Ideas for When You Have Writer’s Block

If you’ve been feeling a little absent from the blogging world, you’re so not alone. I always say my mood is directly correlated with the weather, and unfortunately so is my motivation. So February-March, I start to get slow. I know the First day of Spring, all my best ideas will come out. But until […]

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Hello Chicago Business: Meet Meraki Room

Sometimes being an entrepreneur makes me feel like a Martian. For instance, when I tell people what I do for a living and they reply with, “Wow, Kristi that is really… impressive!” Whereas all you other biz gals know, those three dots that sound complimentary actually translate into “Wtf is this girl talking about.” Not […]

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