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Review and adjust your schedule for the new year

Building a Business, Small Business Marketing Tips, Working Mom Life

The last habit I want to touch on this month in preparation for 2021 is the habit of reviewing and adjusting as necessary. Usually, when I teach about reviewing ...

Prioritize the Items that Make Money

Building a Business, Small Business Marketing Tips, Working Mom Life

Last month we worked a bit on mindset so that we were ready to tackle 2021, and this month, we're focusing on habits you can start now that will help you grow yo...

Prioritize the People Who Matter Most

Building a Business, Small Business Marketing Tips, Working Mom Life

When we're self-employed or trying to build a side hustle into a full-time business, it can be hard to find that balance so many of us seek. It can begin to feel...

Time Blocking Saves You Time

Building a Business, Small Business Marketing Tips, Working Mom Life

Last month we focused on changing your mindset so that you're ready to move forward into 2021. This month, I want to focus on habits that will help you prepare f...

Choose a Focus for the Next Quarter

Building a Business, Marketing Strategy, Small Business Marketing Tips, Working Mom Life

Choose a focus for the last quarter. Usually, this is where I'd tell you to set goals. Set big goals. Grow your business. Make more money. Do all the things th...

Is it time to Edit your Personal Life?

Building a Business, Marketing Strategy, Small Business Marketing Tips, Working Mom Life

We've talked a bit about how 2020 is a challenging year, but that doesn't mean it's a lost cause, and we've talked about looking for the good in what's happening...

It's not a sh*tshow

Building a Business, Marketing Strategy, Small Business Marketing Tips, Working Mom Life

It's not a sh*tshow, even if it feels that way today. This year has been full of challenges for many of us. I'm sure you've seen the memes about it being a dum...

2020 Isn't over yet

Building a Business, Marketing Strategy, Small Business Marketing Tips, Working Mom Life

2020 isn't over yet. I know this year has been challenging for many people. We're juggling WAY more than usual. You've likely been working from home since Marc...

Should you set up a business entity?

Building a Business, Small Business Marketing Tips

Congratulations! You've decided to start your own business. It's exciting. Maybe you've been thinking about doing this for a long time. Perhaps something in life...

How not to be perceived as sleazy

Building a Business, Marketing Strategy, Small Business Marketing Tips

When you're building a business and trying to find new customers, it can be tough to know what to do to avoid seeming sleazy. When I talk to people who want to s...

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