Patricia Haddock

A Fixed Mindset Can Keep You Frozen in Place

Mindset is a strong determiner of long-term success in business and life. Groundbreaking research on mindset by Stanford University professor Carol Dweck showed that there are two kinds: fixed and growth. A fixed mindset limits your potential, whereas a growth mindset opens the door to opportunity. “In the fixed mindset, everything is about the outcome. …

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How Self-Talk Leads to Self-Confidence–or Not

“How will I ever make this happen!” “I can’t handle one more thing.” “That was the dumbest thing I’ve ever done.” “How could I be so stupid?” “What’s wrong with me?” Do any of these statements sound familiar? They are often stated while throwing your arms in the air — or maybe throwing something across the room. …

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Three Ways to Get Steady Clients without Leaving Home

Networking events suck. You’re not alone if you would rather go to the dentist than attend one of these things. Coaches, consultants, and other professionals know the value of creating networks for business growth, but let’s face it — walking into a room full of strangers is just plain scary, especially for introverts. Everyone seems to know …

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Why You Should Stop Selling Services and Start Selling Solutions

If you’re like most service entrepreneurs, you have invested a lot of time and money in building your business. You are proud of your hard work and credentials. Your clients love you because you’re good at what you do. But your business isn’t growing like you want it to. You’re doing all the right marketing …

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How to Turn Yourself into a Content-Creating Machine

Is there anything worse than a blinking cursor on a blank screen? Especially when you need to create a blog post, or Medium article, or a client piece. You stare at your screen and wish that the cursor would magically start pouring out words. You type a sentence, “This sucks.” And you delete it. That blinking cursor …

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