Author Archives: Taking Care of Business and Life

About Taking Care of Business and Life

I'm Taking Care of Business and Life via my desktop. I've been a virtual assistant to a variety of businesses over 30 years. On this site I want to share my passion for photography, great business/leadership tips, and ideas for staying healthy and organized.

Weekly Photo Challenge ~ Nostalgic

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Loyalty

Loyalty is a great virtue.  It’s the glue that keeps a business together, it keeps employees on board when things get tough, it keeps clients on your side when competition tries to lure them away. Loyalty doesn’t always happen through … Continue reading

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The Truth Will Set You Free

Tell the truth + all the time People lie for many reasons, usually to get what they want with little effort, but what ever your motive is to ‘stealing the truth’, it’s a bad long term strategy. In business and … Continue reading

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Team Investment Pays Off

In Life and Business you’ll recognize the successful outcomes by looking at the people who make up the team. Make the Decision to Build a Team-This Starts the Investment in The Team Gather the Best Team Possible – This Elevates … Continue reading

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Memorial Day Weekend Camping

Memorial Day Weekend sparks vivid childhood memories of  camping trips, yes ‘camping’ in the wilderness – primitive camping.  Lake Isabella, Sequoia National Park, and my all time favorite Riverside Campground in Big Sur California kicked off the beginning of our … Continue reading

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Passion and Enthusiasm

Surround yourself with people who are excited about something you are interested in online and off.  Find mentors who have passion and enthusiasm.  This is so important, especially if you are not as enthusiastic about the steps ahead. The excitement … Continue reading

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“Behind an able man there are always other able men” – Chinese Proverb

Teams are in every aspect of our Life and Business – Husband/Wife, Parents/Children, Boss/Employee, even within our friendships we all bring our unique talents to achieve our daily and long term goals. Teams involve more people, thus affording more resources, … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo ~ ILLUMINATION

Weekly Photo ~ Illumination Illumination revealed the hazardous conditions which  illumination illuminated.

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New Year Resolve – Get Organized aka Less Clutter

As I resolve to get organized, I’ve discovered I’m inundated by a plethora of useless ewaste. There are so many great blogs to help get organized; don’t shy away from calling in the ‘experts’ if you can’t release the clutter … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo – Resolve

RESOLVE to Zumba for a Cure!

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