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Catherine Morgan is the editor of Business Unplugged ™, an engaging speaker, and the founder of Point A to Point B Transitions Inc., a virtual provider of coaching services to individuals who are in business or career transition. Catherine is the author of the eBook Re-Launch You: Discovering Your Point B and Embracing Possibility. An experienced independent consultant and former employee of three of the former Big Five consulting firms, Catherine combines strategy development with accountability coaching. Her productivity tips and career transition advice have been featured on WGN AM 720 and WIND AM 560 The Answer in Chicago, and on WCHE AM 1520 in the Philadelphia area. Catherine speaks frequently on topics related to productivity, career transition, small business, and entrepreneurship. She doesn’t take herself seriously, but takes her subject matter very seriously.

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Gone Fishing – Summer 2016

We are taking some time off – and we hope you schedule some time off as well to unplug, step back, and reconnect with friends and family. We’ll be back on Tuesday, August 2. Read More

Customer Service: Don’t Play the Blame Game

What is the most frustrating experience when a product isn’t working? Trying to get someone to own up to the problem – and fix it. You might spend 20 minutes (or several hours) on the phone while companies and their vendors point fingers at each other, […] Read More

Top 10 Posts of 2016 So Far

As we move into the second half of 2016, it made sense to go back and review some of the best posts from the year so far. While it was really hard to choose, here are my picks in no particular order. I tried to cover a […] Read More

10 Easy Ways to Be More Successful

Carol’s recent post on entrepreneur.com was titled “10 Rules for Success as a Woman” – but most of these apply to anyone. There are certain mannerisms or other little things that can make you appear less professional as an entrepreneur. And most of them are really […] Read More

Good Boundaries Make Good Clients

I know you have heard the phrase “Good fences make good neighbors.” I want to tell you that good boundaries also lead to good clients – and happier entrepreneurs. I have learned a couple of really important things about boundaries over the last two weeks. I have […] Read More

How to Get Clients to Pay You NOW

There are few things worse as a small business owner than having a client owe you money. It’s stressful. And it can cause some real problems for your business if you were counting on that money to pay someone else. Carol’s latest post on MasterCard Biz […] Read More

You Can Plan, But You Can’t Plan for Everything

Sometimes you see people and you think to yourself that they have the perfect life – looks, money, fame, etc. But here’s what I know: Everyone has been through something really terrible. As perfect as things look on the outside, everyone has had challenges – and […] Read More

Managing: What Style Should You Use?

When I am coaching professionals in transition, one of the first things I ask them is if they like managing people, or prefer to be an individual contributor. People often have a strong preference. No doubt, management strategies have evolved over the years. And in a small […] Read More

Being an Entrepreneur Isn’t the Only Way

Six years into my business, I could sell you either way on being an entrepreneur or a corporate employee. In fact, I have been working with several long-time entrepreneurs who for various reasons are trying to get corporate jobs. (If this is you, you might want […] Read More

How to Build a Compelling Brand for Your Small Business

Most small business owners understand the concept of branding. However, they might assume that it’s something that only big companies with massive budgets do. Small business owners often find themselves too busy with the day-to-day running of their businesses to think about branding. But they would […] Read More
 
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