Sue Miley

According to Personal and Professional Values

By Sue Miley / July 28, 2009 / 0 Comments

Are your professional values an expression of your personal values and ethics, or are you feeling like your life is out of balance?  Here is an exercise you can do to help you assess if your life is aligned with your values.  Don’t be disappointed if it is not perfectly aligned.  I did some similar […]

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Find Mentors

Find Mentors Who Share Your Professional Values

By Sue Miley / July 21, 2009 / 0 Comments

“The way of a fool seems right to him, but a wise man listens to advice.” Proverbs  12:15 I have heard the same powerful tool about finding a mentor mentioned in several places recently and feel I want to share it with you. A report I read recently stated that to be a successful business you […]

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Christian Life

8 Steps to Discovering a More Joyful Christian Life

By Sue Miley / July 14, 2009 / 0 Comments

Where are you on the life and work satisfaction scale?  Are you feeling that you have finally arrived at the destiny you have been working so hard for?  Are energetically pursuing your calling and God’s plan for your life?  Or, are things just going “okay” on a day to day basis?  If you are like […]

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Are You a Niche Marketing Unbeliever?

By Sue Miley / June 20, 2009 / 2 Comments

If God gave us skills to help a variety of people and groups and confirmed it with the passion, then how can we only focus on one group? And if I only focus on one group, which one? I love them all. And so goes the questioning and doubts of the niche marketing unbeliever.

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Maintaining Your Sense of Purpose

By Sue Miley / May 17, 2009 / 1 Comment

My nephew graduated salutatorian at Episcopal High School on Friday. At graduation, I kept thinking of the massive amount of potential in this group of young people and found myself considering which of these kids was motivated for the future. My thoughts then shifted to the parents in the audience and I began to wonder if […]

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Moral Authority

Leadership = Influence = Moral Authority

By Sue Miley / March 23, 2009 / 5 Comments

I really wanted to share with you an excerpt from Andy Stanley’s book, “Visioneering.”  The book focuses on following our vision, whether in business, with our family, with church, etc.  If God gives us a vision, it is the person who receives the vision that leads the way.  Leadership is more than position authority.  People […]

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Keep Moving Forward

Keep Moving Forward on Your Path

By Sue Miley / March 11, 2009 / 0 Comments

I am awake extra early this morning because I agreed to be at a client’s office at 6:30 a.m.  I think that is a first for me.  My day won’t end until tonight after my small group finishes around 9 p.m.  Not a first for me, but it has been a very long time.  I […]

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How to Survive and Thrive in a Recessed Economy

By Sue Miley / February 16, 2009 / 0 Comments

In a difficult economy, everything seems so BLACK and WHITE – as small business owners we either survive or don’t. In my experience at Community Coffee, Foodies Kitchen, and working with many clients, there is a lot of GREY between thriving in a booming marketplace and dying in a recessed economy. To survive and thrive in a […]

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