On Shame and the Healing Power of Honesty

For this installment of Superhuman September, I want to share something that’s been on my heart: Aiming to be “superhuman” isn’t all about green juice and planning for your goals. It also includes being honest with yourself about what’s not working, what’s frustrating you, and what’s not so great. I’ve shared a lot in recent […]

Eat Your Way to a Happier, More Productive Day

Welcome to the 5th and final episode of Superhuman Entrepreneur, a video series on She Takes on the World TV where I’m interviewing my fantasy team of doctors who help me stay energized and healthy – mind, body, and soul – even when things are crazy in my business. (Haven’t checked out the rest of the […]

Conquer Your Biggest 2017 Goal With Me & Entrepreneur Magazine

You know what I love most about my work? (Besides my amazing Conquer Community, my team, and all of you fantastic readers of course!) I absolutely adore helping my clients, students, and readers make huge progress on their goals… even when they feel totally stuck. That’s why this January, I’m teaming up with Entrepreneur Magazine, […]

How to Be a TED-Worthy Speaker

I want to radically transform people’s lives. I want to be THE go-to expert in my space. I want to have a waiting list of people ready to work with me. I want to cross six-figures.  I want to hire a team.  I want to stop worrying about money. I want to create epic experiences […]

What Is Your About Page Saying About You?

Does Your “About” Page Pass The TMI Test?

This episode is the first in a 3-part series on communications that I developed with my good friend Nikki Elledge Brown. Nikki’s known online as The Communication Stylist® and creator of A Course About Copy® and she’s on a mission to help entrepreneurs communicate with more clarity and confidence.  In today’s episode we’re talking about your “About” page, […]

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Hit The Journal And Give Me 10! Exercises To Build Your Creativity

We all have creativity within us just like we all have muscles. And like a muscle, you have to work your creativity to build it. If you get into the habit of thinking creatively, it becomes easier until eventually, when you find yourself in a situation where you need to think of ideas quickly, you […]

Write A Buzz-Worthy Pitch Email

How To Write A Buzz-Worthy Pitch Email

Do you know the fastest, most effective way to get the media to notice you? When you’re looking to gain traction with the media, you need a well-crafted and to-the-point pitch that shares all the important details and players involved in your latest product launch, book release, or online summit. A pitch will get you […]

When No News Is Good News…For Your Media Pitch

The media love all things new and noteworthy, so of course you can create a lot of buzz when you’re launching a product or book, or when something notable happens in your business, like winning an award. But what about those in-between times, when what you have to announce is more like… **cue crickets** The […]

Nuggets Of Wisdom From Richard Branson & Other Necker Island Entrepreneurs

More Nuggets Of Wisdom From Richard Branson & Necker Island Entrepreneurs

Today I’m back with my Necker Island roomie, Diana House of Tiny Devotions. We’re bringing you part 2 of the video series we recently created while spending a week with Richard Branson and an amazing cohort of like-hearted entrepreneurs on his private tropical island. (If you didn’t watch part 1, you can catch it here.) […]

How To Create A Dream Job Description For A Virtual Hire

6 Easy Ways To Attract Your Perfect Hire

I’ve got a brand new episode of She Takes on the World TV today to help you find the perfect virtual hire, which can be tricky — especially if it’s your first hire. But first, I have some really exciting news that I feel like I’ve waited an eternity to share with you! This post is […]

Create A Blissful Business Budget

A Heart-Centered Business Budget That Will Make You Blissful

Before we get to today’s episode, I wanted to share with you that She Takes on the World has been named among Forbes’ “100 Best Websites for Entrepreneurs” in 2015! Thank you so much for all your love and support, and for helping me to grow this site from a humble little blog about my business […]

9 Unusual Things I’m Grateful For & A Gratitude Meditation For You

During the holidays when we reflect on what we’re most grateful for, it’s usually the good things in life that come to mind: the love of family and friends, a warm to place to call home, success in our businesses, and any number of creature comforts. Don’t get me wrong – these are all amazing gifts […]

How to go from Good to Great

3 Simple Ways To Go From Good To Great

Today I want to talk about going from GOOD to GREAT, with lessons from the book by the same name, authored by Jim Collins. It’s timeless, and has sold millions of copies around the world. I first read the book in one of my university business courses and it’s one I revisit often. Good to […]

Natalie MacNeil interviews Maggie Patterson

3 No B.S. Marketing Strategies: An Interview with Maggie Patterson

Hello again from South America, where I’ve been meditating, exploring without an agenda or hour-by-hour plan, and writing a new book. (Note: I know, I know…my latest book doesn’t even hit bookshelves ’til December 😉 ) Being in new places is what tunes me into my creative energy like nothing else can, and staying in […]

5 Leadership Skills To Take Your Business To The Next Level

You’re a crazy-driven, spectacularly motivated entrepreneur and you know what it takes to build an empire: Guest posts on high traffic websites Engaged social media followers Valuable, high-integrity offerings that make your clients’ lives easier And you’re right – you do need those things. But what if you’re neglecting an aspect of your business that’s […]

What’s So Great About Working From A Home Office?

Today I’m thinking about all the great things being location independent gives us globe-trotting entrepreneurs…freedom to go where want, when we want, and still grow our heart-centered businesses. (Earlier this year I wrote a post giving you my best tips and tricks for keeping your business running smoothly while you’re traveling — and if you have the travel bug like […]

Natalie MacNeil shares how a zero sum game can hold you back from making more money

Change Your Mind About Making Money

This week I want to help you change your mind about making money. If you look at your gain as someone else’s loss, you’re playing a zero sum game. This is a dangerous money mindset that holds you back from being able to make more money and achieve the success you deserve. I talk to […]

Natalie MacNeil demonstrates 3 simple meditations you can do at your desk

Mindfulness Exercises To Power Up Your Productivity

In today’s episode of She Takes on the World TV, I’m going to share with you three very quick mindfulness exercises that you can do right at your desk at any point throughout the day when you’re feeling stressed or just need to power up your productivity. These are super-easy to do, but if you […]

Natalie MacNeil talks about setting boundaries with your clients

How To Create Boundaries To Protect Your Energy

Today, I want to talk to you about a critical part of being an entrepreneur and a growing business owner: setting healthy boundaries. I know, I know. It’s easier said than done. I know a ton of entrepreneurs who’ve unintentionally harmed their businesses by not setting limits and drawing a line in the sand when […]

Natalie MacNeil talks about how to let go of customers with love

How To Let Go Of Customers With Love

As entrepreneurs, and as business owners, it can be really hard not to wonder, “But…why?” when you see someone unsubscribing or asking for their money back from your program or a service you delivered… You think to yourself: “I worked so hard to make these things! I put together all the value I could, and […]

6 Ways Mindfulness Meditation Can Make You A Better Entrepreneur

My path to becoming a social entrepreneur was an accidental one. As a doctor specializing in the field of psychiatry, I turned to meditation to manage the stress of my work. It took a while before I was sold on it, though. Like many people who are driven to create and make things happen, I […]

Natalie MacNeil talks about setting goals for your business

Are Your Goals “Too Big”?

When I’m speaking at events, there’s always someone who comes up to me after my talk to share how they feel like a failure because their goal setting doesn’t seem to be working out: they aren’t reaching their launch goals, or goal to write a book, or they aren’t making 6 figures. Every time, I […]

Natalie MacNeil talks about the business lessons learned from surfing

Ready To Ride The Big Waves In Your Business?

Today I want to talk to you about surfing. When I was in Bali hosting my retreat, a few in our group decided to take some boards out and hit the waves. I opted for a long walk on the beach instead, because I love watching people surf! (And after trying surfing once, I realized […]

Natalie MacNeil on how she makes big decisions

How I Make Big Decisions

Today, I want to get into something every business owner wrestles with: How to make big decisions. As an entrepreneur, you’re making decisions every day… Some decisions are really pretty insignificant, like what to post on Instagram. Other decisions, like… What your next big focus will be… Launching that course you’ve been dreaming about… Finding […]

Natalie MacNeil Shares Tips on Hiring a New Team Member

My New Hire Checklist For Busy Entrepreneurs

Today I want to talk about a crazy-exciting, but sometimes really challenging, time for your business… It’s that moment when you decide to hire a new team member. (Yay!) (And if you think you’re not there yet, I’d encourage you to reconsider. To grow your business, you need at least one person who can help […]

Natalie MacNeil talks about taming guilt

How To Tame Guilt And Embrace Your Growth

Today I want to shift gears a little bit, and talk about something I really, really dislike, something that’s been making me feel a little bit uncomfortable lately… I’m talking about guilt — that guilty feeling that sets in as your business starts to grow.   This guilt comes in sooo many forms: not being […]

How To Create Your Launch Calendar

In part 1 of my 2-part series on successful launch planning, we discussed the six key things to keep in mind when planning your launch year. In this installment, I am going to take you through the different types of launch frameworks, when to use them, and how to create your launch calendar. So what […]

6 Things To Consider When Planning Your Launch Year

It’s that time of year again. Entrepreneurs world-wide are heads down, figuring out their business “plan of attack” for the next 12 months. And if you’re like most of my clients, you might be planning how you can launch an eProgram in 2015. As an eCourse strategist, I come to the rescue of entrepreneurs who […]

Conquer Summit Interview with Lauren Maillian Bias

The New Age Of Networking With Lauren Maillian Bias

Getting others to buy into your dreams can be tricky business, but my latest guest in The Conquer Summit, Lauren Maillian Bias, knows a thing or two about networking…and how to spark those meaningful connections and awesome partnerships for your business.   Lauren is a serial entrepreneur powerhouse, the founder and CEO of Luxury Market Branding, […]