Hobby or Business?

Hobby or Business?

When it comes to your business, are you all in and fully committed, or is your business more like a hobby? There’s a big difference between businesses that are run like a hobby and businesses that are run like businesses. (Just ask the IRS.)  Your level of...
Saving You Hours

Saving You Hours

If you ask me what I think about the daylight savings time change, I may or may not go into a rant about how I think it’s the most ridiculous idea ever (weeks later, I’m still trying to adjust). There are 24 hours in a day no matter what time the clock...

Karoake, Unpaid Tab and the Slammer

  A while back, I was asked to help judge a karaoke contest, and obviously I said yes. Nothing says “fun evening” quite like a night of judging people who can’t sing! (Truthfully, there were actually quite a few good ones.) Long story short, my buddies and I are...

Busting Blogging Myths

  Myth: Blogging is for people who can write. Fact: This is probably the number one myth, and the biggest reason more businesses don’t add blogging to their marketing strategy. “I really have crappy writing skills – I’m not going to blog and embarrass...

Brain Dumping

Where do you dump your brain at night? I like to leave mine in a jar on the shelf next to the pickled eyeballs. Kidding, but with Halloween approaching, it seemed appropriate to discuss body parts in a jar. The truth is that it’s common for a solopreneur to have a...

Size Matters

Do you have size envy? When you look at your competition’s social media following, are you jealous? Here’s a tip: Bigger is not always better. Sure. That’s what they all say. Hold on there cowboy. Hear me out. Let’s say you have 10K followers on Facebook and the same...