Erica Wiley
Erica Wiley
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An Entrepreneur’s Struggle with Success

I don’t normally post on Saturdays but I wanted to share a personal breakthrough, an Ah Ha moment. Through our micro lender, Accion, I was offered the opportunity to be interviewed by one of the companies that funded our loan. Yesterday was the video shoot, and it was Awesome! There, I  ...

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An Inspirational Work Space

I moved to a rural away after my divorce. Never meant for it to be permanent; it was more like a retreat. But I feel in love, with a person and with the incredible landscape. Two years later my house sits on the side of the Appalachian Trail and when I’m missing NYC, I just take a walk on  ...

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What Business Apps ProfitGeeks Can’t Work Without

We’re a bit odd, hubby and I. Our iPhones are never far from reach (even under our pillows) and being true geeks in every sense of the word, we both could put you to sleep with all the info we absorb daily. But what makes me inseparable from my smartphone are Apps. Take a peak at the top  ...

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Uninspired? Start a Business

I remember during high school my mom asking me what I wanted to do for a career. I told her I wanted to be happy. Never wanted to be a vet or astronaut. Around age 10 I did have an interest n making a better computer than Bill Gates, but that didn’t stick. I simply was never career  ...

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Business Lessons from the Track

You ever set a goal for yourself and then come up short? This week I signed up for a 10K run to raise money for a children’s home and a two day medical clinic in Africa. The run is in just 4 weeks and last night was the first chance I’ve had to start training. I ran just over 3  ...

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Change your perspective, Change your experience

Yesterday morning I exchanged tweets with a new acquaintance who was delighting in the freedom his business gives him to pursue his passions. I was having a not so stress-free morning, but instead of focusing on the negative, I turned my attention to how my business was serving me in the family  ...

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