What Systems Do You REALLY Need?

Ever wonder what systems you absolutely must take care of right now and which ones can wait? Not all systems are as essential as others. And, what’s crucial to one business owner might not be vital to another.     The nature of your business is a determining factor in which systems you really need. Those of you who sell products might not need the same...

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How to Finish That Project

By Jennifer Wilson Tell me if this sounds about right? You have a brilliant new idea in the shower. You sit down to start researching domain names and competitors. Fireworks are happening and you know this is the idea you’ve been waiting for… except you had planned to spend today finishing up that other project. Creatives often feel called to follow their...

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Spring Cleaning Checklist for Your Toolbox

It’s springtime–time to clean out the clutter. Don’t forget to include cleaning out your digital toolbox. With new tools and services coming out every day, it’s easy to accumulate more than you need. Avoid getting to the point where your tools and programs hinder your progress by using this checklist to comb through what you’re currently using, what...

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Simple Strategy for Taming Information Overload

When you run your own business, there’s a lot of pressure to “stay in the know” with the latest tips and strategies. Our fear of being left behind often compels us to subscribe to every newsletter, get every free eBook, buy every program that professes to double our income, and read every “5 Hacks for Building Your List” type of blog post. After a while, we...

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Can’t Keep Up? 3 Ways to Simplify Your Blog Writing Process

by Rita Barry Blogging takes a lot of time. And it often doesn’t seem urgent because nothing is going to explode in your business if you don’t get a post out this week. Your favorite client, on the other hand, might not be happy with a missed deadline… So blogging gets relegated to next week, again, or you throw together an article quickly just to post...

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Want a Sneak Peek at My Toolbox?

I promised you that I’m going to be giving you more behind-the-scenes access to how I run my business. Now I want to show you the tools I rely on to manage my business. You might find this surprising, but I don’t have a large collection of tools.  When you have too many tools—no matter how wonderful they are—you get bogged down in managing them. 14 Tools My...

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