Tell me a story

Tell me a story

Have you ever “cheated” on your hairdresser and then felt bad about it? This usually happens when your stylist is completely booked but you really really need a haircut. So you go somewhere else and then later feel guilty, much like you’d have if you cheated on a...
The Big Game

The Big Game

Minnesota is getting its Super Bowl on.  Everywhere you go, you see football-themed stuff. It’s in the grocery stores, online, TV, and even your mom is talking about it.  It’s impossible to escape it, even if you’re not a football fan. The thing about the Super...
The Gift of Virtual Assistance

The Gift of Virtual Assistance

Everywhere you go “It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas.”  And I have the perfect gift for your business. It’s not something you’ll find in a store or get tired of.  You won’t even have to find more space on a shelf for it either. Give your business...
Christina’s Facebook

Christina’s Facebook

My assistant Christina’s current Facebook profile picture is Santa. The picture says, “I’ve seen your Facebook statuses. You’re getting a dictionary for Christmas.” Christina is a grammar snob. Considering the line of work she’s in, this is an asset. Maybe in your...
Are you happy?

Are you happy?

Are you happy? When I ask this, I don’t mean the kind of happy that happens when you have a great day. I mean true happiness – when you wake up and think I am so lucky I get to do this and then smile. Solopreneurs are often frazzled, overwhelmed and stressed.  That...
AngCo Fun Facts

AngCo Fun Facts

Did you know the first automatic pop-up toaster was marketed in Minneapolis in 1926? It was called the “Toastmaster” and sold for $13.50. Oddly enough, that’s about the price of a cheap pop-up toaster today! How about this one? Alexander Anderson of Red Wing...