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budding entrepreneurs

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How To Stay Motivated While Self-Employed

After the initial adrenaline and rush of endorphins, you might be surprised to experience moments where building your business feels like a chore. Sometimes it feels like you're trying to build a skyscraper with your bare hands. Sure, you can see some progress, but it doesn’t even come close to where you need to be. We’re all friends here so let’s be honest: staying motivated while[...]

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A Guide To Affiliate Marketing For Beginners

Thanks to social media, affiliate marketing is more popular than ever. You’ve likely been on the receiving end many times, but still might feel unclear on how affiliate marketing for beginners actually works.  We see them all the time on Instagram, YouTube, and even TikTok: influencers promoting links that give customers discounts and the influencers rewards. How many times have you[...]

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Boost Your Sales By Identifying A Target Audience

When you’re researching how to monetize your blog, one of the big pieces of advice that’s shouted at you through a megaphone is the importance of identifying a target audience.  All of the experts will assure you that finding your target audience is one of those important early steps you need to think about if you want to have online success. And, tempting as it is to ignor[...]

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How To Set Up A Winning Pinterest Account

When did you set up your Pinterest account? Did you know what you were doing? At the time, did you understand all of the opportunities to optimize your Pinterest account for search discoverability?  For a lot of creators on Pinterest, the answers to those questions are “years ago, and I had no idea what I was doing.” I so hear you.  First things first: good for you for[...]

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My Blogging Story And Advice For You

In the 3 years that this blog has existed, I’ve never really addressed its existence. I was so afraid of being mistaken for the “online diary” blogging stereotype that I haven’t shared a single post specifically about myself or this blog’s purpose. An explanation could’ve really helped, too, because the content has zigzagged across the map!  In the beginning, I wrote a[...]

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Tips For Transitioning To Remote Work After A Lay Off

Transitioning to remote work isn't always the travel-filled, palm tree-lined path to freedom that many people envision. For some, the transition to remote work comes at a difficult chapter in life: after being laid off from their job. Today, we have the privilege of hearing about one woman's journey to remote work after being laid off as a flight attendant during the pandemic. This is[...]

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How To Use Pinterest For Beginners 2021

The process of beginning a website is a herculean task. You pick a name, research the best host, choose a theme and gather the gumption to hit publish when you still have no idea what you’re doing. Pour the champagne! You did it! And then, like the inevitable hangover, comes the thought: who is going to find and read this? The answer is Pinterest. Let me show you exactly how to use Pint[...]

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Social Media Marketing Dos And Don’ts For Beginners

Social media is one of the most powerful tools that brands can use to market themselves. Your brand can establish connections with your consumers on those platforms while also promoting your brand without or at minimal costs. Social media marketing does everything a business needs to promote itself, making it very appealing across industries. Yet, if you don't know how to use it, none of[...]

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How To Design An Email Nurture Sequence In 6 Steps

Having a good email nurture sequence makes our lives as creators easier. With a good nurture sequence, you can build a returning audience and eventually turn that audience into customers. However, designing one is also one of those tasks that many of us actively dislike or at least find confusing. How long has it been sitting on your to-do list?  When you started blogging, either[...]

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How To Start An Online Business (While Figuring It Out)

Do you know for certain that you want the online business lifestyle that you see online? You know the one I’m talking about: people who make great money working on their laptops, working from anywhere in the world, totally fulfilled. You know you want an online business, but there’s an elephant in the room: what are you going to do? That’s actually not an uncommon juxtaposition,[...]

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