Artists Online: Social Media Is Your Friend

Taya Morgan Moore Artist Rihanna

Staying Socially Active is important. And yup, “Use it or lose it” applies here too. Over the years I have read many pieces on the complexities of creative people, and I am very aware, because I are one. The pendulum can swing preTTy far on the disorder spectrum, but I’m not a doctor, just a […]

Business Stress And Anxiety

Stress is a killer. To say that it can ultimately do you in is no exaggeration! Chronic stress wears and tears at your body — weakening the immune system, increasing blood pressure and even triggering heart attacks, which sometimes may be fatal..

Productivity Path

An amazing productivity jedipreneur once told me: Do just what’s in front of you, if what’s in front of you is just one thing. Jedipreneur Tweet This is easier said than done, especially when my daughter wants me to review some very important footage of a salsa dancing chihuahua, or my need to stalk my […]

Great Leadership Codified

Sinek asks: “How do you explain when others are able to achieve things that seem to defy all of the assumptions?” Imagine 3 circles, each one inside of the other.   The outer (1st) being the “what” your company does. The next one in the (2nd) being the “how” your company accomplishes it’s task and what […]

Credit Mistakes To Avoid

Working to earn and maintain great credit scores is a lot like trying to reach and maintain a healthy weight. It’s easy for some people and next to impossible for others, like me. Unknown Tweet Buying more than we need? Wanting more than we have? Spending for the fun of it?  These can all lead […]

Hobby vs Business

Knitting, Photography, Acting, Film-making, Woodworking and more… There are many GREAT hobbies that are seemingly ripe and ready to be turned into businesses. However, just because they are fun and enjoyable, does not mean that they must become a source of income. If you are one that is determined to turn one or more of your passions into full fledged […]

Building Our Brand While At Work

Now that we have become our brand, being a business is a full time gig. We can set our own hours and make our own online decisions.  As for larger companies, they are trying to find their way, setting boundaries and enforcing conduct contracts while their employees tweet their way through the day. Can a […]

From A One Man Show To Running A Team

Look before you leap-into building your business machine. Who hasn’t contemplated owning their own business, right?! I’m pretty sure most people have given it some thought, a few of us a little more than others. Some for legit reasons, and others not so much. Those of us that have imagined ourselves owning our own business, […]

Photography: Art Or Business?

Take a picture it lasts longer, is what they said. See things differently is what I say.   If you have ever spent any time behind the lens, you have more than likely wondered about the viability of your creative language of captured images, and asked yourself many questions. Is my photography for me, you, or […]

Introverts Can Run A Business Too

Business Ideas for Introverts As an entrepreneur I have tried MANY ideas, some did not work so well. Also, as an introvert and occasional extrovert, I have always tried to “do sales” and I just couldn’t. When I changed my perspective and found products that would give me the opportunity to “serve others”, that was […]

5 Blogging Plugins You Must Use

WordPress Plugins

WordPress Plugins are tons of fun and incredibly useful. You’ll find everything you need to turn your blog into something amazing that is every bit as great as you would have imagined. While there are many plugins out there that are worth your while, the five that follow are super useful: Akismet This plugin actually […]

Twitter Marketing Preferred Practices

Twitter

Trying to Learn Twitter Marketing? If you are trying to learn twitter marketing and are confused with all the tips, techniques, and Twitter articles flooding your email’s in box already, all you need to be able to keep yourself from making the same mistakes as each other newbie twitter marketer would make is to recollect […]

Never Wanted To Work For Anyone?

Gabrielle Jordan Williams never wanted to work for anyone! In the TEDx video “The Making of a Young Entrepreneur” Gabrielle mentions that her mother gave her the book “Who Moved My Cheese” by Spencer Johnson. The quote that stood out to her was: What would you do if you weren’t afraid? In her story she shares: […]

18 Things To Say To NOT Impress

Not Impressed?

This life thing ain’t a dress rehearsal? Sometimes I’m happy about that, and other times not so much. I really wish I could earn some “do over” credits from time to time, for good behavior, and then just whip them out as I needed them. You know what I mean?  This thought usually comes to mind when I have failed to be the awesome person that I […]

Can I Automate My Accounting?

I learned some bookkeeping along this entrepreneurial journey: Quickbooks, Quiken, Freshbooks and Wave as well as Excel. Doing the books was never a never a passion of mine, EVER. But numbers do need to be kept, crunched and balanced. Since we have recently gone paperless, we have researched more and more online solutions to help […]

I Don’t Need a Website…Do I?

Well, let’s see…do you have information? Information you would like to share with others?  Unique experience in your field or fields of expertise?  Do you want to earn extra income? There IS no wrong way to do this…don’t block yourself from opportunities like we once did.  As you will often hear us share…the possibilities are […]

We Were Made To Be Awesome!

This Kid President Classic is still awesome! #SoulPancake and #KidPresident are so encouraging; their productions always lift my spirit and shift my perspective. “We All Need A Pep Talk”“Create Something Awesome!” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l-gQLqv9f4o What’s your favorite Pep Talk? Share your Awesomeness!

Excellence Is A Habit

Excellence

Definitely Time to Start a New Habit This GREAT video explains what I have been doing to avoid success all these years! I was going to say “wrong” all these years, but I HAVE learned from my many mistakes. Perfectionism and reaching for ALL the shiny objects and ideas that are “going to work” instead […]

Sell On Amazon? Yes!

Amazon

Information is widely available, however, information that is engaging and worth paying for is hard to find. Do you have information stored in your left brain? Right Brain? With knowledge and know-how one can take that stored information and create products. Ebooks and audio books are great profitable items easily sold on Amazon. There are […]

Money Talk With Buffet

pink pig coin bank on brown wooden table

Who wouldn’t listen if Warren Buffet is giving Money Advice?   Most of these are Money 101 class rules. However, we always need a review for the test of life… Warren Buffett is a hugely successful investor, and his tips for investing are surprisingly accessible. Most of his methods are simple, straightforward and timeless. Here’s […]