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Creating Etsy Success

As you may have noticed we’ve added products on our website here. These are available through our brand new Etsy store. We’ll be adding more products as we go so keep checking back for more great offerings. I always like to share what I learn so here’s a link to…

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It’s a Big Sigh Kind of Day

Yes it is. I’m in the process of cleaning up some pieces of my business and that includes letting go of a few clients. Once I started the process a couple of others left as well…it happens when there’s a shift in energy and I embrace that change.  While I…

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Your Job Isn’t Killing You

My last three years in my W2 job (which I left about 8 years ago), I knew I needed to leave.  I didn’t belong there anymore.  I felt like I was dying inside.  A slow and painful death.  It took me those three years after the awareness hit to actually…

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Just Say No

In 2011, I was given a piece of advice from a conference I attended that changed my business.  The advice was to stop doing coffee.  Coffee meetings.  Any meetings to more exact that were just a get to know you or pick your brain type meeting.  Since it came from…


7 Best Practices to Keep Your Business Moving Forward

Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going. – Jim Rohn You can have the best ideas and the best intentions in the world and not be able to effectively do anything with them if you don’t have healthy habits to back it up and keep…


10 eBook and eCourse Tips to Help You Provide Value

A guest post from Matt Brennan.  A big thank you for sharing himself with us.  Please be sure to check out his site using the links below. So you want to write something a little more in depth than your average marketing content? In the age of digital marketing, that’s…


Create a Vision Board for Business: Sunday Series, Post 3 of 3

The past two weeks I’ve talked about creating a vision board, in general, as well as creating one using Pinterest.  There are so many things you can use a vision board for.  One of those is your business.  This is a great way to get clear and document what it…


4 Reasons Your Business Needs A Dresser Today

For the past several months, my daughter’s been asking for a dresser.  She’s been using a different type of organization system and now wants to switch.  I’ve been hesitant because she’s been looking at one’s that are a bit spendy and I really felt her tastes would be changing for…


Success Series: Money

“There is a secret psychology to money. Most people don’t know about it. That’s why most people never become financially successful. A lack of money is not the problem; it is merely a symptom of what’s going on inside you.” – T. Harv Eker, Multimillionaire This is a difficult subject…


Pep Talk for Creative Souls in Uncreative Jobs

A big, big thank you to Heather Astorga from Don’t Make Me Choose for taking the time to write this post for you. Be sure to check out Heather’s blog. She’s got some great stuff you won’t want to miss out on! For those, like myself, whose passions don’t fit…