Last-Minute Tax Tips

Last-Minute Tax Tips

If you are a procrastinator, you have waited until now to crank out your 2016 taxes. And, surprise-surprise, you owe more than you thought. Well, here’s a few last-minute ways to lower your tax bill. These are items I have come across with my own business over the...
Forget skill, let’s get motivated!

Forget skill, let’s get motivated!

I’ve come to the realization that skill and motivation rarely exist naturally in the same person. I’ll take a motivated person over a skilled person any day. Skills can be taught, but motivation’s not so easy. If you are the highly motivated type, you probably don’t...
Continuing Your Treatment Planning Education

Continuing Your Treatment Planning Education

How did you learn treatment planning? Last week’s session in our SMA Teacher Webinar Series was a discussion on How to Teach Treatment Planning, with veteran educator and practitioner Julie Goodwin. As she shared the elements of treatment planning and how to fully...
Make 10 Commitments to Reach Your Dreams

Make 10 Commitments to Reach Your Dreams

I was reading an article(1) in the January issue of IBPA Independent last week (it’s a magazine for members of the Independent Book Publishers Association) that shared “10 resolutions writers and self-publishers can use to boost their careers in the New Year.” As I...