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Compare Equals Despair RKA ink Web Design with Heart

Tip #40: Don’t Let Comparisons Steal Your Joy

Today’s tip comes from (not) just another hardworking chick: Bridget Kuglin of Sweet B Designs. (See her adorable logo to complete the pun.) Sweet B Designs is the perfect example of heartwork-in-action: Bridget blends art + strategy + communication to do what she loves (make mad pretty things) so her clients can keep doing what […]

Big Hairy Monster RKA ink Web Design with Heart

Tip #24: Attack Your Big, Hairy, Ass-Kicking Monsters Now

My mentor, strengths coach Brent O’Bannon, loves to talk about BHAGs: James Collins and Jerry Porras’ famous acronym for big, hairy, audacious goals. Realizing your BHAG is all about daring to believe that your wildest dreams will come true, putting these dreams on paper, and designing a strategic plan that will allow them to come […]

Fight Faith with Fear and Patrick Swayze RKA ink Web Design with Heart

Tip #11: Fight Fear With Faith (And A Lil’ Patrick Swayze)

Awesomepreneur confession: I am afraid. Popular philosophy says fear is a bad thing, mostly because it is such a hungry little monster it can consume your whole life if you let it. I know. Because I am afraid. This morning I had a heart-to-heart with a fellow awesomepreneur, Javier, a foreign language teacher living in […]