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3 Keys To Managing Conflicting Leadership Styles

3 Keys To Managing Conflicting Leadership Styles

By Jo Ilfeld, PhD | October 10, 2013

Have you ever found yourself butting heads with another leader in your company? Do you ever read memos from others and wonder, “What are they thinking?” Recently my husband and I set out to renovate and add an additional bathroom to our house. It was a project that we’ve talked about for years but finally found…

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Why Aren’t Women Getting Paid What They’re Truly Worth?

Why Aren’t Women Getting Paid What They’re Truly Worth?

By Jo Ilfeld, PhD | August 29, 2013

By Jo Ilfeld & Guest Blogger: Allison Bliss Women earn less than men. We know that. And in the corporate world, it’s explained with talk of discrimination and glass ceilings.

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Time Management For The Busy - What's On Your "Not-To-Do" List?

Time Management For The Busy – What’s On Your “Not-To-Do” List?

By Jo Ilfeld, PhD | August 22, 2013

A little while ago I was interviewed for an interview series that gives advice to mom entrepreneurs starting their own businesses.

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2 Secrets To Being A Wiser Decision Maker

2 Secrets To Being A Wiser Decision Maker

By Jo Ilfeld, PhD | August 15, 2013

How do you make decisions? Do you journal? List the pros and cons? Play devil’s advocate with yourself (or a loved one)?

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Is Your Small Business Really Ready For Rapid Growth?

Is Your Small Business Really Ready For Rapid Growth?

By Jo Ilfeld, PhD | June 6, 2013

Remember those nights at college when you were torn between starting your midterm paper or heading out with your friends? Ever feel like that now? A few weeks ago I was running with my devoted running partner and longtime friend and telling her about the place I find myself in my coaching practice right now.

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What Gets In the Way Of Having Enough Time? (Hint. . .it might be you!)

What Gets In the Way Of Having Enough Time? (Hint…it might be you!)

By Jo Ilfeld, PhD | May 30, 2013

One of the most common complaints I hear from entrepreneurs, friends, professionals (heck! even my kids most days when I tell them it’s bed time) is that there isn’t/wasn’t/won’t be enough time.

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What’s Your Networking IQ? (Or Why Entrepreneurs Should Bother Networking)

What’s Your Networking IQ? (Or Why Entrepreneurs Should Bother Networking)

By Jo Ilfeld, PhD | May 16, 2013

Don’t roll your eyes at me just because you read the word networking! Let’s be honest: Networking often conjures up images of pushy people cornering you and trying to convince you that you need their products or services within 30 seconds of meeting them.

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Failure is Not an Option

By Jo Ilfeld, PhD | May 9, 2013

It’s May 2013 – have you met your 2013 goals yet? More importantly – are you ready to fail at them? On a recent trip changing planes in the Houston airport, I walked past a t-shirt kiosk with “I Love Texas” tees and various sayings. One had the motto “Failure is not an option” boldly…

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why are you so tired

Why Are You So Tired Anyways?

By Jo Ilfeld, PhD | May 2, 2013

I read the article below by Jennifer Lee and I thought she just spoke to the exhaustion, pushing and striving that so many entrepreneurs feel on a daily basis.  

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Is Your Business Ready For Summer Vacation?

Is Your Business Ready For Summer Vacation?

By Jo Ilfeld, PhD | April 25, 2013

Have you planned your summer vacation schedule yet?  Does it include luxurious and relaxing time away from your business? If you answered “no,” let’s you and me talk about some finer delegation skills.

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