Category Archives: 2018

Some mistakes cost a lot, some a little

When I decided to move forward after that wonderful event in the summer, I knew I would need a dedicated number. Trust me when I say, do not give strangers your home number. Keep control of who is calling you and when. I’ve had associates who have had to change their cell and home when […]


One of the harder things about working from home is getting yourself motivated to do actual work.  You know – the “being a productive member of society” stuff, not the cleaning the kitchen or making cookies stuff.  My biggest challenge is procrastination.  One day I’ll be a great procrastinator but I’m procrastinating about declaring that.  […]

The Jumping Off Point

How do you decide you’re ready?  You’ve given up your career because children are important but they are in school so you want to do something while there is time in the day?  You’re tired of having a boss and want to strike out on your own?  You’re newly retired and want to spread your […]

A great CRA story

And yes, this really is true – I used to get a lot of calls about clients from the federal government. CRA: well we’ve been trying to get hold of Mr. Smith for some time but his number is disconnected. Me: He’s gone off the grid, I doubt he has a phone. CRA: He’s not […]