Category: CEO Mindset

How to NOT Save Money on Taxes When You’re Self-Employed… and 2 Things to Do Instead

Reading Time: 2 minutes How to NOT Save Money on Taxes When You’re Self-Employed… and 2 Things to Do Instead by Connie VanderzandenOh, I am fired up today!I recently read an article on HerMoney.com — a website I generally trust — that has really gotten my goat! I’ll link the article below in the resources section, but essentially, the author […]

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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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6 Ways Money Talks & How it Influences Our Communication Styles

Reading Time: 7 minutes 6 Ways Money Talks & How it Influences Our Communication Styles by Connie VanderzandenCan you remember the moment you realized that money influences when and how others communicate with you? I certainly can and SPOILER ALERT! It was not my finest moment. 🤦‍♀️What do I mean by influence? I’m talking about the intersection between another person’s expectations […]

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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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A Money Story with Monsters, Magic, and Mindset

Reading Time: 6 minutes Monsters, Magic, and Mindset: A Money Story by Connie VanderzandenSit back and relax. I’m going to share a little story with you. A “once upon a time” kind of fable – full of mindset trolls and ego vampires. But don’t worry, the heroine prevails! With a sprinkling of magical dust that contains clarity and awareness! I’ll share the […]

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Tough-Love Ways to Increase Your Profit

Reading Time: 6 minutes Tough-Love Ways to Increase Your Profit by Connie VanderzandenRecently, I was having a conversation with a fellow business owner about the Going Beyond Revenue Cash Handling System, when they asked me a question that stopped ME in my tracks.(Hint: this is often where a third party, one that isn’t emotionally attached to your business, makes for […]

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Growing Your Business? Get Out of Your Own Way

Reading Time: 6 minutes Growing Your Business? Get Out of Your Own Way by Connie VanderzandenWhen you’re growing your business, there’s only one word that separates success from failure.I learned this lesson myself during the growth phase of my business.As I look back, I can easily see the strides forward I made. Being IN the moment though, it kept feeling […]

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