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Catherine Morgan is the editorial director for | Business Unplugged and the founder of Point A to Point B Transitions Inc. She is a business consultant to consultants and a career transition coach. Catherine is an engaging public speaker who frequently presents on several topics, including career transition, growing a solo service business, and productivity.

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Customer Service: Playing by Small Town Rules

No one has to tell the average business person that things are now different. Radical economic factors and technological changes have altered the very course of our society. As a result, business is now forced to play be a different set of rules. Through the Internet, Read More

Should I Self-Publish or Get a Book Deal?

In the past few years, the publishing industry has changed from an industry guarded by the gatekeepers (traditional publishers) to an industry that no longer needs or wants those guardians of books. Nowadays, you no longer need an agent or a publisher (gatekeeper) to get a Read More

So, You Want to Be a Speaker?

I have been very fortunate to get several speaking gigs this year. Speaking is something that I have been looking to do more of, and I seem to have hit on talks that people are interested in. If this is something that you are looking to Read More

There’s Something Dead Sexy About a Geek

Not so long ago, I had a date with a man so good looking that it was criminal. Clive Owen would have kneecapped him in the parking lot had he been in a 300-mile radius, purely on the basis of job security. We’d met on some Read More

Love the Customers You Hate

When I was in the distribution business, we joked that life would be grand if we could just get rid of suppliers and customers. Every day, we sacrificed our sanity to satisfy that handful of customers that made excessive demands and unreasonable requests, peppered every conversation Read More

Accountability and the Emperor’s New Clothes

I know that I am not the only one with ostrich tendencies when it comes to looking at the numbers for my business. During the good months, I can’t wait to tally the revenue and during the bad months – well, you might say that I Read More

Weekly Roundup February 18

Innovation Don’t Just Focus on Made in America, Focus on Innovated in America  Carol’s latest on Pricing Why Your Pricing Means Everything  “Competitor pricing is a guide, not must.” By Chris Eh Young on his blog. Networking Networking on Purpose (usually)  How to use social Read More

Weekly Roundup for February 11

Carol on Kitchen Table Talks Carol Roth and Throwing Away the Map. This week Carol joined Chris Brogan and Joe Sorge on Kitchen Table Talks for a lively conversation. Says Chris Brogan, “We don’t even need a show when Carol’s here. She is the show.” Carol on Read More

How can I find work-life balance?

As a life coach, I often get this question from entrepreneurs. One of the first things people mention when asked why they want to go into business is “more time for myself.” They quickly realize that starting and running a business is actually much more time Read More

Weekly Roundup for February 4

Vote Early, Vote Often (It’s the Chicago way.) Support The Entrepreneur Equation for a Small Business Book Award by Small Business Trends. Voting takes 2 seconds (seriously). You can vote 1x/day per IP address – so you can vote with your phone and laptop if you want to. Read More
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