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10 social media and admin tasks I can take off your hands today

Consistency is key. Content is king. Social media and admin tasks are never-ending. I know you’ve heard the first two phrases before, however, the third one couldn’t be any truer. But how can you be consistent with social media if you’re busy with every other aspect of your business?  This is where a VA (virtual assistant) or Social Media Manager can come in handy. (Sometimes they are the same person!) The way social media works is by being consistent. People […]

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Are you making these 9 Pinterest mistakes? (Fix them for a free Pinterest boost!)

By now I’m sure you’ve heard (somewhere) that Pinterest is an EXCELLENT platform for driving organic traffic. And the best thing about it is that it is NOT a social media platform, but a visual search engine. To be honest, Pinterest for business is a tough nut to crack. But once you do, it will ultimately be one of the greatest [free] marketing tools you have for your business.  Get the most out of Pinterest for your business by making […]

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Why I’m not worried about my Pinterest views declining

I hear it in almost EVERY Facebook group I’m in. “My Pinterest views dropped 10k overnight!”; “Does anyone know why my Pinterest views are getting lower?”; “Why am I losing Pinterest views, and what am I doing wrong?” And while it is an extreme high to see your Pinterest views get higher and higher, when they tank, it hits you right in the gut.  Although losing a few views here and there is nothing to get sick over, it still […]

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16 Time Management tips for work-at-home moms

As a work-from-home mom with a special needs child, you can imagine that time management is extremely important to me.  I didn’t always work from home, but I always wanted to have my own business. When I had my daughter and found that I needed to stay home and care for her, I knew it was the perfect opportunity.  I’ll be the first to admit it has been a STRUGGLE balancing a business (of which I didn’t know exactly how […]

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What I learned from my 4 week Instagram hiatus

Mid-May I had a lot of things going on in my personal life. (An unexpected move, packing, lack of motivation..) So many things that I had to put some of my business tasks on hold for a bit. Enter my Instagram hiatus. I knew I had to put some of my business on the back-burner because it became necessary to do so. And I had to choose carefully which parts were [temporarily] going. I decided that, after scheduling my posts […]

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How to keep up with your virtual business when “life” happens!

It’s one of those things that happen. Especially if you work your virtual business from home. And have children. It’s called Life. There may be times where you have to put your business on the back burner. Not intentionally, but because important things happen in your life. As of this post, I just signed a lease for my new house. It was a VERY UNEXPECTED life event, even though it was something I had been planning for months. You see, […]

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23 Ways to Stay Motivated & Productive when Business is Slow.

There will come a time where you just don’t have clients or client work at the moment, and your business is slow. And while it’ll feel AMAZING to not have any “work” to do, there are still some things you can “work on” in the meantime. If you don’t have clients or assignments, don’t get discouraged! This is the PERFECT time to get some things out of the way and to build your business. Listed below are productive things you […]

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April 2019 Income Report

Welcome to my April income report! I have been doing income reports for a few months now, and I do so that newer bloggers can see that it IS possible to make money blogging at any stage. I started blogging in September of 2018, and here I am today! It’s not very far, but it’s farther than I was when I started. You can read my previous reports here: Jan/Feb 2019 March April seemed to be a very busy month […]

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