business

5 Terms That Need to Be Included in Every Contract

This week's guest post is from Michelle Murphy, owner of Wilson Murphy Law. Have you ever signed a contract without reading it? Or even worse, entered into a contract that wasn’t written? Next time you find yourself in either predicament, please back away and go watch Judge Judy or the People’s Court. My husband forces [...]

5 Terms That Need to Be Included in Every Contract2019-06-25T12:34:51-07:00

How an Audit Can Help You Create More Time

This week's guest post is from Rachael Jencks. Enjoy! Time management is a topic that affects us all.  I recently took a poll in my ‘Moms on the Rise’ Facebook Group and this topic was ranked number 1 when it came to struggles faced by the female entrepreneur.  All those who responded said something similar [...]

How an Audit Can Help You Create More Time2019-06-13T22:31:12-07:00

How To Host An Event That Drives New Local Business

  Trade shows, exhibitions, conferences, and networking dinners…these are just some of the typical business events entrepreneurs get invited to on a regular basis. As an entrepreneur, you surely have attended many of these get-togethers to promote your business but have you ever considered hosting an event of your own? Putting up your own event [...]

How To Host An Event That Drives New Local Business2019-06-24T23:30:37-07:00

I know WHAT to do but HOW do I get started?

Enjoy this week's guest post from Britt Sullivan on taking the next step in your business. You’ve worked hard to learn all this great info on how to start or run your business successfully. You know what you need to do to take your business to the next level.   So now what? Now it’s [...]

I know WHAT to do but HOW do I get started?2019-06-13T22:28:50-07:00

What to Wear to Work – When You Work at Home

This guest post from Regina Ackley is perfect advice on dressing for success when working from home. I’ve been a work from home professional for over eight years now. I started out working for different companies but am currently running my own at-home business. I have to admit that working from home definitely has its [...]

What to Wear to Work – When You Work at Home2019-06-13T22:27:30-07:00

12 Must-Have WordPress Plugins To Help You Scale Your Online Business

In this week's guest post, Kelly Kilgallon from Tap House Media shares some helpful Wordpress plugins to enhance your website. Custom building WordPress websites can be a beautiful process for an agency owner like me. Seeing ideas come to life with thoughtful and strategic lines of CSS only solidifies that I’ve become the tech nerd I [...]

12 Must-Have WordPress Plugins To Help You Scale Your Online Business2019-06-13T22:26:44-07:00

Why Small Businesses Need to Learn to Love Business Operations

This week's guest post comes from Alexandra Suchman, founder of AIS Collaborations. My clients tend to be creative, passionate, right-brained thinkers for whom words like “operations,” “systems”, and “infrastructure” are like nails on a chalkboard. Since my business is helping other small businesses achieve their missions with less stress, clutter, and tediousness, I knew I [...]

Why Small Businesses Need to Learn to Love Business Operations2019-06-13T22:26:33-07:00

Office Reset

Check out this great guest post from Darlene Illig on how to organize your office. Living organized can only happen with good systems in place. Ideally, these are put into place to help one be more productive while making day to day life a little easier. When life gets busy, it’s the systems we created [...]

Office Reset2019-06-13T22:25:42-07:00

How Long Does It Take to Market a Business?

I speak to thousands of small business owners a year, and this type of question comes up a lot. The wording may change, of course.  Sometimes people ask about the ROI of a specific marketing activity or campaign.  Sometimes they ask the quickest way to see success in marketing.  However the question is phrased, the [...]

How Long Does It Take to Market a Business?2019-06-25T02:06:13-07:00

Why the Words “Mutually Beneficial” Lead to Better Business Relationships

The words “mutually beneficial” are some of the most important words you can use in business relationship building.  They unlock doors for you.  Or, at the very least, they stop them from slamming shut!   This phrase – or phrases similar to it - says a lot about you and how you approach the relationship.  Let’s [...]

Why the Words “Mutually Beneficial” Lead to Better Business Relationships2019-06-25T21:17:39-07:00