The Creating Fame Blog

Does Everything Happen for a Reason?

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This is part eight of an eight part series I’m writing about my biggest successes and failures in my business. Here’s part seven in case you need to catch up!

2013 was my big year for listening – to myself AND to my business – so that I could find the clarity I needed to develop what would be next.

And it all …

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In the Throes of the “In-Between” (and How to Survive There)

Laura's wedding

This is part seven of an eight part series I’m writing about my biggest successes and failures in my business. Here’s part six in case you need to catch up!

Between my big start in 2009 and the end of 2011, I was really watching my “fame snowball” build momentum. (As it turns out, the more fame opportunities you create for yourself, …

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The Three Rules to Sonic-Speed Goal Achievement

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This is part six of an eight part series I’m writing about my biggest successes and failures in my business. Here’s part five in case you need to catch up!

You probably remember that in 2009, I first met Marie Forleo, who became my business coach. But by 2010, we’d forged a deep friendship, and often daydreamed and brainstormed about creating a …

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My Riskiest Investment Yet

Laura Roeder and Marie Forleo

This is part five of an eight part series I’m writing about my biggest successes and failures in my business. Here’s part four in case you need to catch up!

Marie Forleo and I, traveling the world!

When we last left our hero (hey, that would be me!) . . .

I had laid some ground rules for my new way of doing …

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What Happens When You Ask For Stuff

Me and Brea in India!

This is part four of an eight part series I’m writing about my biggest successes and failures in my business. Here’s part three in case you need to catch up!

Me and Brea in India!

Okay – when we last left off, I was NOT doing so hot! I had decided I wanted OUT of my old business, but I wasn’t …

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Inside My Short-Lived Hollywood Phase

Laura, circa 2009

This is part three of an eight part series I’m writing about my biggest successes and failures in my business. Here’s part two in case you need to catch up!

When we left off, I was stuck in a rut, burning out, and working non-stop just to keep my business going. The worst of it was I had joined this terrible …

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What I Wish I Had Known the First Time I Doubled My Income

This is part two of an eight part series I’m writing about my biggest successes and failures in my business. Here’s part one in case you need to catch up!

After my first year in business, I found that I had developed a bit of a routine. I finally felt like I was starting to know what it meant to be …

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The Embarrassing Truth About How I Really Got Started

Laura

This is part one of an eight part series I’m writing about my biggest successes and failures in my business. 

My first big fallback plan was Aldi.

Have you ever been to Aldi? There used to be one right near my house in my old neighborhood: Chicago’s Wicker Park. Aldi is this discount grocery store that piles your goods into leftover cardboard …

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