Our Take on Testimonials

Our Take on Testimonials

Take a look at the following and tell me which one appeals to you more. Sentence A: I love my virtual assistant because she accomplishes a lot and saves me time. Angie is an excellent matchmaker and my assistant is the Robin to my Batman for sure. I don’t know how I...
Small Business Health

Small Business Health

You don’t have to be a doctor to know that the way you treat your body makes a difference when it comes to your health. The same can be said for your business. If you want a healthy business, have healthy business habits. To make your body thrive, you give it adequate...

Social Media Etiquette

When you hear the word “etiquette,” does it leave you thinking about formal attire and place settings with too many forks? Good news! That’s not the type of etiquette I’m talking about.  I don’t care which fork you use, as long as you use one.  I’m talking about...
What were they thinking?

What were they thinking?

Have you ever looked at a business’s processes and thought “What are they thinking?!” As you can imagine, I’ve heard some doozies over the years.  Here are a few examples (business names withheld for confidentiality): At a nonprofit organization, when cash is paid,...
Friendly advice about website copy

Friendly advice about website copy

Does your website stink? Wow, Ang…way to start a blog post. Sorry, savvy entrepreneur – I’m a straight shooter and my personality shows through in these blog posts. Which, by the way, is how your website copy should be! (See what I did there?) Let’s talk about website...
Business Goals

Business Goals

One of the questions I often ask a prospective entrepreneur is about their goals.  What inspires you and what kind of goals do you have for your business?  Where would you like to be in five years? Depending on the business, the questions differ slightly, but the...
Don’t Give Up on Your Dream

Don’t Give Up on Your Dream

Here’s the deal.  There’s no future in giving up.  Setbacks are temporary.  Defeat too.  Giving up is what makes it permanent. I’ve briefly mentioned this before and think it’s worth repeating, dear solopreneur: Consistency and persistence are...