Category Archives: Entrepreneurship

10 Steps to Writing a Book

I’ll be honest, writing a book was never something I thought I would do. It wasn’t something I dreamed of doing as a kid and in fact, up until a few years ago, I wouldn’t have even described myself as a writer. If you’re an entrepreneur, you are constantly creating new content. Whether it’s for… Read the rest of the post…

How to Thrive in a Crisis

Laura Beauparlant drinking a cup of tea

How are you really doing? Every conversation now starts with discussing the current state of the world. My social media and news feed are filled with information about the Covid-19. My email is inundated with cancelled events. My kids’ schools are closed for the next 3 weeks. And beyond the obvious need to focus on… Read the rest of the post…

5 Key Ingredients for Authenticity

Laura Beauparlant - Lab Creative - Keynote Speaker, Entrepreneur, Author, Designer, Creative Director

…and why it’s essential for business success People want to work with people they know, like and trust. Have you heard that before? Well it’s never been more true than it is today. You need to create a heart to heart connection with the people you want to work with. When you can connect with… Read the rest of the post…

Visibility and Vulnerability

Laura Beauparlant - visibility and vulnerability and branding

How the right kind of vulnerability can help your business   Vulnerability is a HOT topic these days. And I see a lot of people crushing it and equally as many who being crushed by it. So how do you know which camp you are in? . . . If you are in the midst… Read the rest of the post…

What’s Your Vision for 2020?

Laura Beauparlant - Founder of Lab Creative Inc

December is always a time of reflection. It’s a time to see if I did what I set out to achieve this year. It reminds me of what I’ve accomplished… Things like launching my book, speaking on more than a dozen stages (both locally and internationally) and being interviewed on so many podcasts I lost… Read the rest of the post…

3 Key Ingredients for Business Success

    | “The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.” – Walt Disney In my 15 years as an entrepreneur I’ve learned a few things about running a small business. And I’m still learning. In fact, I’ve probably learned more in the past 3 years than all the previous years combined…. Read the rest of the post…

Why Your Reputation IS Your Brand

Laura Beauparlant

If your brand is what people believe about you, then your reputation truly IS your brand. It’s how you make people feel, the impression you leave them with and the trust you build. I’ve understood this concept for years and through my book, speaking and Brand Camp, I share this very simple tip with every entrepreneur… Read the rest of the post…