Evernote or Asana? What Should You Use?

Since I am constantly recommending tools like Evernote (Could You Run A Business Using Only Evernote?) and Asana (Got Asana? Make the Best Use of It) to run small business, I get asked pretty regularly which one would be right for you and your business. Unfortunately, the answer isn’t straightforward. First thing’s first, if you’ve never tried either Evernote...

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Social Media Doesn’t Have to Drive You Crazy!

Social media can be incredibly useful for building your brand and gaining clients, but it’s difficult to use effectively when you have calls to take, content to write, and products to create. How can you possibly find time to post six times a day on Twitter and twice a day on Facebook like experts recommend? Luckily there are tried and true tools that will help you...

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Build a Business on Your Terms

My first year in business was chaotic and painful. I used to work round the clock, but my to-do list never got any shorter.  I started to doubt I could ever build a business that would support my family. I spent thousands of dollars on online programs, but there was never enough time to actually immerse myself in them so that I could reap their benefits. Everything...

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Work From Home = A Happier, Healthier, & More Organized Life

I’m delighted to join the Business That Loves You Back Blog Tour with Racheal Cook! What a wonderful opportunity to share a few lessons I’ve learned as I’m building a business that loves me back! The stories that the ladies participating in this tour have been sharing are amazingly real and inspiring.  Check out the latest post by Heather...

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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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Save Massive Amounts of Time with One Simple Tool

Does this kind of situation sound familiar? A client wants to book a session with you, but there’s this frustrating and time-consuming series of email exchanges about possible dates and times.  “Oh, that doesn’t work for me. Can we do 3 pm PST instead?” This happens all the time, and it doesn’t cast you in the most professional light.  You want everything...

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