A Cherished Memory and a BIG Communication Reminder

Its Thanksgiving and like many people, I’m looking forward to spending time with family and friends.

Recently, I heard a news reporter recommend that if you become frustrated with crowds and delays, consider staying home this Thanksgiving. You’ll need patience if you’re traveling.

For many of us, with the holidays…

Write a 90 Day Letter to Your Future Self.

Envision where you want to go! Envision what you want to be!

Have you envisioned and still missed achieving those dreams? I have. But I’ve found something that has helped me remain on track: a letter.

Being honest with yourself as to why you didn’t achieve your goals can be downright hard. …

How changing the form of your questions leads to more inclusive problem-solving and a friendlier approach for everyone.

A key reason why clients hire consultants and freelancers is to help them solve a problem.

As a consultant, one of my favorite approaches for problem-solving is Toyota’s 5 WHYs Analysis. I embraced 5 WHYs Analysis while managing software application projects and have continued to use it as a management…

Laura Burford

I help consultants, contractors, and freelancers clarify their focus, get clients, and grow their business | Founder of Consulting JUMPSTART Blueprint program |

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