Seriously. I've been doing this for 20 years now. I'm telling you that if you're an entrepreneur and doing the whole self-employment thing, and you haven't yet thought that sometimes it sucks balls? You will. Prep yourself now, m'love. Don't get me wrong: I wouldn't change it for the world. I have, and I've always come back to it. Re-inventing my work, myself, my goals... see - that's the bit you might not be ready … [Read more...] about Sometimes being self-employed can suck balls.
No, seriously. You can. I promise. And it's not rocket science or brain surgery or other super-hard-job-you'll-never-have. Now, before I go any further, let's just get a few basics out of the way. Don't bother reading this unless you meet both of the following criteria: You make stuff. Art, books, scarves, e-courses, printables, graphics, soap, whatever. But you should already be making stuff. Ideally, you … [Read more...] about Start Selling Online for Under $10
Note: This is going to be a pretty long post. Please read it when you have the time to absorb it and internalize the things I've said in a way that helps you best. It's funny, this internet thing. According to Ritu Bhasin she's been working online in some form or another since 1996, and to say, "she's seen it all," is an understatement for me most of the time. I've learned that while the internet can be an amazing … [Read more...] about Determining Your ‘Last Straw’ & What To Do About It
I'm so incredibly excited to share with you guys that I've finally been able to open up my one-on-one coaching program again! I'm doing things a little bit differently this time, because I really need to know that you and I are a good fit before we start working together. I don't want to set things up and have anyone spending their time or money on something they shouldn't be, even if that's spending them with … [Read more...] about HUGE News!
Wanna know yet another nugget of truth about yours truly? Many people see me as this strong-willed, strong-minded, strong person. In many ways, I am, because growing up, my wonderful parents always told me that I could do whatever I wanted, be whoever I wanted, and as long as whatever I chose made me a happy, responsible adult, they would support me a thousand percent. So I was raised to never fear the idea of going … [Read more...] about Your Happiness Requires Permission From No One
As some of you may know, I've worked with Fortune 500 companies just as much as I've worked with individuals and small businesses. I've dealt with extremely creative people and extremely "corporate" people. Guess who I resonate best with? Not that I can't work with corporate people. I totally can, and I blend in quite well. But my heart absolutely swells with pride, joy, and complete awesomeness when I get to … [Read more...] about Stepping Off Point – Making A Choice & Sticking It Through