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Business Startup Checklist

by Leonore Tjia September 4, 2013

What does it take to start a business? Folks who have been there know, it often doesn’t take much, but starting things out the right way can make all the difference between success and failure. So, what does it take to start a business? What follows is very likely not an exhaustive list, but will […]

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Banishing Burnout in the Sexuality Field

by Amy Jo Goddard August 27, 2013

Last week I wrote about a big pitfall that’s keeping many sexuality professionals stuck: this idea that success is “magically going to happen”. Today I want to share the second mindset trap with you, and believe me, this one is absolutely shocking in how insidious it is.   Here are some things you might have […]

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Creating Big Change Requires Taking Big Action

by Ali Brown August 21, 2013

It makes complete sense that entrepreneurship is so attractive to women right now. The traditional work model has never been a good fit for women, especially for those raising families, so for us, being able to custom-design a business that fits the lifestyle we want is the ultimate dream. But, being an entrepreneur requires one KEY […]

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The Art of Positioning Your Brand and Why You Can’t Afford to Screw It Up

by Jim Joseph August 21, 2013

Many people have different interpretations about what brand positioning means. It’s one of those concepts that is hard to pin down, yet at the same time is so important to the success of your brand. Positioning is at the heart of your brand. It’s essentially the summation of everything your brand is about. So let’s […]

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Getting Paid — the Final Frontier

by Davis August 15, 2013

What’s the hardest part about starting your own business, or venturing out on your own? Sometimes it’s just believing in yourself enough to take the leap. Sometimes it’s figuring out exactly how to market your services or set yourself apart from the competition. But most of the time, what you hear from business owners large […]

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Launching With a Loved One? Five Lessons From Successful Startup Couples

by Rebekah Iliff June 19, 2013

A wise individual once said: “Being in a relationship is like putting miracle-grow on your defects.” Throw a business into the mix, and you may find yourself riding an express train on a hell-bound bean stock. Two years ago my relationship of nearly six years came to a grinding halt. With it went the business […]

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What Spring Cleaning Should You Do For Your Small Business?

by Davis June 5, 2013

Can you believe it? We’re over one-quarter of the way through 2013! Before you know it we’ll be at the halfway point, staring down the barrel of another year end. It’s never a bad time to check in on your business, but Spring-with its promise of warmer weather and new clients and abundance (if you’re […]

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Female ‘Purity’ Is Bullshit

by Lindy West May 29, 2013

Everyone else on earth is as annoyed with “purity” as I am, right? The idea that there are two kinds of women—”good girls” and everyone else, and one of them is good for fucking and the other one is good for marriage and never the twain shall meet and zzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz? How is this fulfilling for […]

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Someone Called Me a ‘Slut’ at My Business Conference

by Amy Jo Goddard May 22, 2013

I am often amazed at what people think it’s okay to say to others, especially people who are perfect strangers. I was a sponsor at a business event last week and a woman came up to me at my booth and said, “Are you the sex lady? You’re a real slut aren’t you?” She wasn’t […]

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Five strategies to get the word out quickly about your business

by Fabienne Fredrickson March 27, 2013

Whether your business is new or you are expanding your offerings, the very first thing you want to do is let people know what you are up to. The more people who know, the better your chances of getting referrals which will help get your client pipeline flowing. Tweet

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