How Do You Share Your Content?
Whatever it is you offer, you have content to share. That content is what convinces people that what you offer has value, that you are knowledgeable, and to buy from you. But if you focus all your efforts on one method of sharing your content, you’ll lose their interest fast. So what should you be […]Read More →
Recycling: New Blog Posts From Old
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. […]Read More →
Why Your Website Needs a Blog
You’re trying to get your own business going so you can leave your 9-5 job. Or maybe you’ve already left your day job and you need this self-employed gig to start paying in order to keep the family financially afloat. Whatever the case may be, you know you need to do something to get things […]Read More →
Writer’s Block? Causes and Cures For the Blank Page
You sit down to write that blog post, newsletter, product description or social media post. You place your fingers on the keyboard, take a breath and…your fingers don’t move. You can’t write. Writer’s block is both dreaded and real. It happens to all of us and almost always at the worst possible time. It never […]Read More →
6 Strategies For Keeping a Journal
Keeping a journal has plenty of benefits, but sometimes it can feel a bit overwhelming. Trying to find something to write about, or the time to write, can be a struggle. It doesn’t have to be a difficult endeavor, though. A few simple strategies can make keeping a journal easy and even fun. Try these […]Read More →
Keep a Journal For Self-Improvement
Meditation is a great first step toward self-improvement, self-awareness, and any kind of growth. By itself, however, it could fall a little short. Add keeping a journal to your meditation practice and you could ramp up the benefits and see dramatic improvements quickly. These are my favorite tips for keeping a journal that can help […]Read More →
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 […]Read More →
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 […]Read More →
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 […]Read More →
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 […]Read More →