Category: business continuity

If Money took a StrengthsFinder Test

Reading Time: 6 minutes If Money took a StrengthsFinder Test by Connie VanderzandenIt’s no secret I’m a big fan of using personality assessments and similar tools in order to improve my communication and other interpersonal skills, especially when it comes to working with my team. So I got to wondering… What if Money took the Clifton StrengthsFinder test? Which strengths […]

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DNA & the Tax Man: Does your fear of taxes reside in your DNA?

Reading Time: 7 minutes DNA & the Tax Man: Does your fear of taxes reside in your DNA? by Connie VanderzandenOver the last few days, I’ve found myself mentioning several times that while February was energetically way better than the last part of 2020, March may be a different story. Then, in the middle of explaining what I meant to […]

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5 Tips for Hiring a Team (and Common Mistakes to Avoid!)

Reading Time: 7 minutes 5 Tips for Hiring a Team (and Common Mistakes to Avoid!) by Connie VanderzandenExpansion and hiring seem to be top of my mind for my clients right now. Whether it’s the relief that 2020 is over and the hope that 2021 will be better, or the simple truth that they’re tired of being the bottleneck in their […]

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Gold Nuggets In A Trash Heap? How To Reflect On 2020 And Move Forward In 2021

Reading Time: 8 minutes Gold Nuggets In A Trash Heap? How To Reflect On 2020 and Move Forward In 2021 by Connie Vanderzanden“You must make peace with your past in order to move forward with your future.” ~ Billy CoxTo say 2020 was a big year is putting it mildly. Together we faced a pandemic, widespread protesting, a political year […]

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Yes, It’s Possible to Make a Business Plan for 2021.

Reading Time: 8 minutes Yes, It’s Possible to Make a Business Plan for 2021. Here’s How. by Connie VanderzandenThere is something special about opening up a brand new planner… so clean, so fresh, and so full of possibilities. Yet when I opened up a new planner on the weekend, (by the way, the Full Focus Planner in French Blue has the […]

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How to Find Your Perfect Tax Pro (and Why You Should Find Them in November, NOT January… or April…)

Reading Time: 6 minutes How to Find Your Perfect Tax Pro (and Why You Should Find Them in November, NOT January… or April…)  by Connie VanderzandenAs I went to bed last night, I asked my spirit team to help out with some creative tasks. As in, what the hell was this blog post going to be about? A theme […]

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COVID Punching Holes in Your Bank Account? 2 Ways to Punch Back – And Come Out on Top

Reading Time: 7 minutes COVID Punching Holes in Your Bank Account?2 Ways to Punch Back – And Come Out on Top by Connie VanderzandenA few pandemic-style punches to your business’s proverbial mid-section may have left you gasping for breath. That right jab back in March forced most of us into taking some type of pause. As we danced around the […]

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Connie’s Guide to Never Being Late on Your Taxes Again

Reading Time: 8 minutes Connie’s Guide to Never Being Late on Your Taxes Again by Connie VanderzandenFair warning, this post has more than a little bit of “tough love” from me to you, but it’s because I truly care about you and the sustainability of your business!I think it’s fair to say that we all agree 2020 is not a […]

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Developing a Personal Resilience Plan During a Pandemic

Reading Time: 8 minutes Developing a Personal Resilience Plan During a Pandemic by Connie VanderzandenMentor Moment: Please be aware this post is not a quick read. The intention for this post is for self development purposes and requires thought, journaling, and time to explore what’s going on in your mind, your body, and your soul. My recommendation is to block […]

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