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30 Ways to Grow Your Online Business This Year!

30 Ways to Grow Your Online Business This Year!

Well, it's officially 2016! Is that pure insanity or what?! Man, I remember ringing in Y2K old school rocking out to Will Smith and the 'Millennium' song! It has been sixteen years since then ... SIXTEEN YEARS!!! THAT'S HALF OF MY ENTIRE LIFE PEOPLE!!!! 

Ehem. Sorry. Minor break down. And now I suddenly feel very old. And if you don't know what Y2K means then I will feel even older.

The 28 Pinterest Tips I used to Massively Grow My Blog's Traffic

The 28 Pinterest Tips I used to Massively Grow My Blog's Traffic

Alright guys, today we're talking about how to use Pinterest to kick some major butt for your business!

The awesome thing about Pinterest is that the pins last for a LONG time and can continue to drive traffic to your site for weeks and even MONTHS after you pin something. In other words: Pinterest can be GREAT for business, and you should learn how to maximize your efforts to get amazing results!!! (Plus let's face it, Pinterest is like the black hole of inspiration!)

An Epic Guide to Creating the Ultimate To-Do List (+ FREE printable cheat sheets!)

An Epic Guide to Creating the Ultimate To-Do List (+ FREE printable cheat sheets!)

:::talking in a National Geographic style documentary voice::: Ahhh, to-do lists. They are simply magnificent creatures aren't they? Efficient, helpful, majestic. The to-do list helps people all around the world to achieve their goals both big and small! Behold, a photo of the to-do list captured in the wild:

How to Write a Business Plan for Creatives (+ a free template!)

How to Write a Business Plan for Creatives (+ a free template!)

HELP! HAAAALP! AN ALIEN IS TRYING TO DO EXPERIMENTS ON ME!!!!

Did I get your attention?

Good, hehehe. Thankfully, no aliens are trying to do experiments on me- that was just one of my slightly weird and random outbursts! Today we're not talking about aliens, (we can talk about them later), but about the importance of creating a business plan for your blog/business! And of course, HOW to create one that you will actually follow and use to achieve your goals.

How to Conquer Blog Overwhelm in 24 Steps

How to Conquer Blog Overwhelm in 24 Steps

Ah, the feeling of good 'ol overwhelm.

Perhaps you want to start a blog, but have no clue where to start? Or maybe you've already started your blog, but now you feel lost and/or totally overwhelmed? I mean ... there's so much information and so many things to do and so much- SQUIRREL!!!!!!!

(Name that movie!!!!)

No but really, I get it. The feeling of total and complete overwhelm is real, yo. This post is for you if you want to either start and/or grow your blog and make it SUPER AWESOME but are currently frozen with a mega case of the overwhelms. Hang in there- we will tackle the overwhelm beast TOGETHER. 

8 Tips to Take Your Business from Part-Time to Full-Time

8 Tips to Take Your Business from Part-Time to Full-Time

People often ask me how I made the jump from working as an employee to starting my own full-time business. Welp, lemme give you the quickie version and share my story! 

From the second I got my first job at Steak'N'Shake at the age of 16, (yeah I totally rocked that red bow tie and uniform!) I KNEW I wanted to run my own business some day. I simply hated with a fiery passion some one else creating my work schedule and telling me what to do and how to do it. So from very early on, the desire to own my own business was planted. It was just a matter of figuring out WHAT.