Pregnancy Tips For a Work At Home Mom

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When I learned I was pregnant the first time, the first search I did was for pregnancy tips. I wanted to learn everything I could to make sure that my unborn child could grow to be as healthy and strong as possible. Sometimes it can feel overwhelming, though. There’s so much information and many times, […]

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Recycling: New Blog Posts From Old

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One of the biggest struggles in keeping a blog up-to-date is figuring out something new and interesting to write new blog posts. But I’m going to let you in on a little secret: you don’t always need something new to write a new blog post. Sometimes you can take something old and just revive it. […]

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Career Moms: Best Strategies For Harmony

I don’t believe in balance — it implies equality among all areas of our lives, and that’s just not possible. Sick kids prevent work, big work projects can give you less time with the kids, and both kids and work can bring your social life to a halt. Harmony, on the other hand, is a real possibility. […]

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Why Did You Start Your Business?

Everything you do has a reason behind it. What was the reason behind starting your business? Do you even remember why you started your business? Why I Started My Business I took a gap year after high school that turned into several. After an early marriage and kids, I got into administrative assistant jobs and found […]

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What Do You Hate Doing?

We all have something we hate doing when it comes to running our business. For me, it’s dealing with the finances. I do it because I know it’s necessary, but when the day comes that I can afford a bookkeeper or accountant, I’m outsourcing it in a second. What do you hate doing? Is it […]

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7 Tips For Hiring a Freelance Writer You’ve Dreamed Of

Yesterday, I outlined five steps to hiring a freelance writer. But there’s a difference between merely hiring a freelance writer and hiring the freelance writer of your dreams. Today, I’m going to share seven tips for hiring a freelance writer you’ve dreamed of. Photo Credit: Lonely Planet on Unsplash Be Clear About Your Wants and Needs Freelance […]

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5 Simple But Vital Steps to Hiring a Freelance Writer

There are many reasons you might hire a freelance writer. A few include product descriptions, ad copy, website copy, blog posts, business proposals and plans, and research papers. The key is finding someone who can do what you need, the way you envision it, without it taking forever. How exactly do you accomplish that? It’s […]

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A Few Things To Remember When Hiring a Freelancer

When hiring a freelancer, things can sometimes get complicated. You’re hiring someone to do work for you, but we don’t actually work for you. We provide a service, as a business owner, and are our own employer. This can make it a bit confusing as to what you can and cannot do. So let’s go […]

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Whatever Is On Your Plate Is There Because You Said Yes

Photo Credit: Robert Bye on Unsplash “I’ve got a lot on my plate right now.” It’s a common complaint. A common excuse when someone needs to say no, or when they’re saying yes but trying to manage expectations. Having a lot on your plate is an indication of being busy, often overwhelmed, and simply not having […]

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