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Three Lessons I’ve Learned as an Entrepreneur

Posted by reallifee on Jan 27, 2014 in Entrepreneurship, Internships & Jobs, Money & Finances, Schedule Makeover | 2 comments

Three Lessons I’ve Learned as an Entrepreneur

Reduce Stress and Tame Your Eagerness to Please When I started out in business with an eagerness to please my clients—no matter what—I put more stress on myself than I needed to. For instance, sometimes I would work on a project that required someone else to give me information before I could move forward. Unfortunately, they didn’t always feel the same sense of responsibility to meet deadlines that I felt. That meant that they gave me what I needed to complete the project at the last minute, and then I had to work really late to get everything finished on time. Over the years, I learned to set boundaries and to realize that I’m not responsible for other...

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In TIME: Confessions of an Accidental Entrepreneur

Posted by reallifee on Sep 12, 2011 in E Notes, Entrepreneurship, Internships & Jobs, Money & Finances, Resources, Schedule Makeover, Uncategorized | 0 comments

Believe it or not, expert time coach Elizabeth Saunders never thought she would be an entrepreneur! Now featured in TIME online, Elizabeth shares how her career journey has evolved. Best of all, Elizabeth divulges valuable tips and advice for budding entrepreneurs. Anything is possible…even if it’s not exactly what you had planned! Read Elizabeth’s article, “Confessions of an Accidental Entrepreneur.” About Real Life E® Elizabeth Grace Saunders is the founder and CEO of Real Life E® a time coaching and training company that empowers individuals who feel guilty, overwhelmed and frustrated to feel peaceful, confident and accomplished...

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E Tip-How to Set Prices Based on the Value of Your Time

Posted by reallifee on Apr 6, 2009 in E Tips, Entrepreneurship, Internships & Jobs, Money & Finances, Psychology | 0 comments

Time is Money! Money is Time! If you need more of both, remember this principle: The higher your hourly rate or product price, the less hours you need to work or products you need to sell to meet your financial goals. My friend Brenda Stanton is doing a free preview call This Wednesday, April 8 at  8 p.m. ET/7 p.m. CT on  The 3 Keys To Transforming Your Income And Finally Enjoying Being An Entrepreneur. (You can sign up for the phone call by clicking on this link: Free Teleseminar!) Brenda will go into much greater detail on the whole subject of transforming your mindset on money and what you’re worth. But here’s my take on pricing your services based on a...

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