I wrote this post exactly three years ago, and offered with it a free download for helping self-employed people do annual reviews and goal setting. I've had a fantastic response, and have decided to update the spreadsheet (since the old one ended in 2015), and post it here for free, for you! Annual Review and Goal Setting for Self-Employed People 2014-18 I can't stress enough how important it is for you to … [Read more...] about Update: How To Do End of Year Reviews and Planning for Self-Employed People
I am unbelievably excited to announce a brand new product here, designed to help creative entrepreneurs manage their time, their businesses, their finances, and much more! I know I'm not alone in my struggles with "doing it all" so I wanted to share my tools with you, dear readers! It's the 2015 Creative Entrepreneur Self-Employment Planner! I decided I wanted to do a huge launch discount bonus thing, so … [Read more...] about Yippee Skippy! New Tool with a HUGE Presale Offer!
Are you one of the people I'm always yelling at to get off Facebook? If no, do you need me to be? Well, it'd be pretty pricey to have me there, standing over your shoulder like a sweaty gym coach, so here's a list of really nifty (and somewhat extreme) tools to help you. Your very own "internet nanny" so to speak, that will help you stop wasting time on social media (or any other site, for that matter), and get … [Read more...] about Get Rid of Social Media & Other Distractions Once and For All
I know that this is going to sound INSANE to you, coming from someone like me, with a background in community and social media management, but I want you to consider a few things before you completely write me off as crazy. People are really getting sick and tired of social media. I mean, take a look at your facebook news feed for example. How often do you see people "taking a facebook haitus", if even only … [Read more...] about Facebook Sucks and Here’s Why
CLICK HERE: UPDATED for 2014/2015 and beyond!!! I honestly can't believe that 2011 is about to end in two weeks. I know, you're probably sitting there thinking, "Lara, let me get through the holidays before you start talking about the New Year!" No. Sorry, but nope. When you're in business for yourself, you've got to be thinking ahead. Much farther ahead than two weeks, and if you … [Read more...] about How To: End of Year Reviews and Planning for Self-Employed People