I find this quote interesting. For this weeks Motivation During Divorce, the bit of advice stems from the significant amount of time we spend getting engaged, picking out a dress, and deciding on the perfect venue and date for the wedding. I can only guess it is because we are experiencing a time of happiness… Read More People Plan Weddings, Not Divorces
In October 2018, I shared some statistics about divorce in the United States. According to research, the rate of divorce in America is down for 2018. According to the same study, conducted by the Pew Research Center, there were several factors identified as characteristics of a marriage that make it less likely to divorce.
Estate planning is one of those subjects that no one wants to talk about. A very important topic, we seem bent on leaving for later or working on when we get older. Some feel that estate planning is only for the very wealthy. Not true! Estate planning is defined as the creation, conservation, and utilization… Read More Small Business Owners and Estate Planning
Being in Balance by Delegating Duties We often get caught up in building and growing our businesses. It is essential to success that we create balance along the way. A key principle created to reduce stress and guilt has been touted as the magnificent work/life balance. According to Dr. Wayne Dyer, stress doesn’t really exist.… Read More Being in Balance by Delegating Duties
If you are looking for a business to share your child-rearing experiences or want to help expectant mothers, check out this list of 10 super-simple businesses where you spend your time with mothers-to-be. Child Care Referral Service Meal Preparation Service Lactation Consultant Childbirth Instructors Nutrition Consultant Midwife Parenting Specialist … Read More 10 Super-Small Businesses With Moms-to-be
One of my favorite quotes from the book E-Myth by Michael Gerber is: Every Business is a Family Business. Whether a business officially employs individuals from the family or not, the business is a family business. At some point the family members, even the individuals outside the business or not directly influencing day-to-day operations, may… Read More Favorite Quote: Every Business is a Family Business
One of the best books I’ve read on the subject of negotiation is Getting To Yes by Roger Fisher and William Ury. They have gone on to write additional books and coordinated lectures on the topic, but for a quick read ( I think 150 pages or so) this book is the go to for… Read More Negotiation: Getting To Yes
I look at mediation as a great opportunity for parents! Litigation can result in unhappy parents with an agreement one or both cannot live up to. For individuals with time constraints, changing schedules (I think this describes most people!), and other people in their lives, mediation offers divorcing spouses the opportunity to customize the plans… Read More Why should I use Divorce Mediation?