Archive for the Business Tools & Tips Category

My ego? Or your healing?

Last weekend someone asked to come see me for some healing. They said, “How about Monday?” I gulped. Between clients and especially on weekends, the massage therapy table in my office can become like a kitchen counter — a magnet for stuff that’s “between locations.” This time, I […]

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How to get more done in a day

~ Daria’s Wednesday Wisdom column ~ How do you begin your day? For most of my life, I jumped right into a task as soon as I walked in my office. I felt like I was getting more done that way! When that task was done, I […]

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Why it’s OK to want to change, but not do anything about it… yet

Is there some area of your life where you know you need to make a change, but you just… haven’t… done it yet? Maybe you’ve been intending to lose that extra 10 pounds, start a newsletter for your business, finish your book, or do that scrapbook. I […]

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Writers: Year-end tasks for a clean & clear 2012

The holidays are in full swing and the thrill of the brand new year is upon us. Here are a few tasks for this week or next to get you in a great position for next year, clear and ready for your best year yet. Out with […]

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FREE Call to Help You Finish Your Book, Info Product, Blog, Thesis, or BIG Art Project!

Have you gotten stuck writing a book, workshop, information product, or finishing a big creative project? Struggling to finish? Feeling guilty? Missing deadlines? Worried you aren’t ever going to finish? Can’t find the time? I know what it’s like.  For three years I worked on writing a […]

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Healers — Yes, Healers

~ Daria’s Wednesday Wisdom column ~ This post is an excerpt from Gift of the Healer by Daria Boissonnas, reprinted with permission. (Book is due out by end of 2011 — stay tuned!) …The leaders and teachers I soon began studying and questioning — the ones producing unlikely […]

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Inspirational quote: The value of healing

“Healing is extraordinarily valuable, even priceless. Healing can be applied in any field, any business, any situation. When it does, it consistently creates permanent positive transformation. This is much more valuable than solving a problem temporarily.” –Daria Boissonnas, The Gift of the Healer (due out late 2011)

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Marketing Tip for Healers: Offer more than the name of your technique

Avoid offering your services by your technique’s name(s) unless the vast majority of your clients seek your technique. While this might work for doctors, acupuncturists and massage therapists, even those practitioners are still likely to get more clients if they also do the following.  (For healers who […]

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Do you know your prime productivity time?

In the last month I have been in writing mode, focusing on finishing my first book under a tight deadline.  I’ve never done anything so intensively in my life. Thursday, however, I wasted the whole day barely writing.  In fact, I’ve been struggling badly with productivity for […]

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The danger of collecting techniques

A few years ago at a health expo, a healer proudly showed me his brochure impressively listing over 25 healing techniques he learned.  Now that takes time and resources! I smiled and asked if he used all 25 techniques in each session.  He changed the subject. “Which […]

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Are you a positive Fool or a negative Fool?

“The fool doth think he is wise, but the wise man knows himself to be a fool.” William Shakespeare, As You Like It, Act 5 scene 1 Though April Fool’s Day comes once a year, we are archetypal Fools every day of the year. What?  Did I […]

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Where psychic readings go wrong….

This past weekend I had fun hosting GIA’s table at a 2-day Mind Body Spirit Expo.  Because it was oriented as a psychic fair (schedule a reading and get in the door free), I heard a lot from visitors to my table about their psychic readings. What […]

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FREE AUDIO | Find meaning & wealth: 10 facts about your Calling

Wish you had more Time, Money, Health, Love, Support, Meaning, or Utter Bliss in your life? These things flow in increasing amounts when you step into your Highest Calling. It’s not scary.  It’s not difficult.  It’s just that sometimes our stories or misunderstandings about our Calling make […]

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4 lessons from my first painting

I’ve always wanted to paint.  In 2001, I took my first painting class from the local recreation program.  I thought of myself as a logical professional at the time, not an artsy type.  I bought the materials relying entirely on the list and the store clerk, shocked at […]

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FREE CALL: 10 Facts You Need to Know about Your Higher Calling

It’s what you were born to do. It is the highest expression of your gifts. And stepping into it creates the greatest life you can imagine, flowing with wealth, wellness, and genuine happiness. It is your Higher Calling. But if you don’t know what it is or […]

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10 Facts to help you stop suffering, love your life, and make a BIG diff in the world

How are you like an SLR camera, and what does that have to do with living your best life? I’ll tell ya… To register for this free call and get the audio afterwards, sign up for our free kit at the top of this page and follow […]

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FREE CALL: Your Spiritual Calling & How to Thrive with It

 Ever long for relief from a gift that feels like a curse?  Got an intuitive idea for a business you know can work… but on the other hand, don’t believe it can happen?  Know inside you are called to do something creative and wonderful, but you are […]

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Inspirational Quote: Emily Dickinson

If I can stop one heart from breaking, I shall not live in vain; If I can ease one life the aching, Or cool one pain, Or help one fainting robin Unto his nest again, I shall not live in vain. —Emily Dickinson

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NO reason to be drained by your healing work

Note from Daria ~  Newsletter 10 Jan 2011 Hello Awakener, I have SO loved spending three weeks with our fans & members in our Holiday Gift Clear Wisdom sessions.  As always, I am impressed and honored by your potential to Awaken the world and create permanent positive change. […]

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Looking forward to a new year with YOU!

Dear Powerful Being of Compassion, I hope you enjoyed the long holiday weekend!  We had a great family Christmas, very low key, fun and cosy for all the kids — the ones between 5 and 15, and the two 40-something kids as well.  😉 For the last […]

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