• Business Talk,  FIRE Financial Independence, Retire Early,  Side Gigs,  Teaching and Coachig,  working from home

    Business Ideas For 2020 and Beyond

    Want to start a business but lost for ideas? Many of you have contacted me saying you’d love to start a business but haven’t got a clue as to what sort of business to launch. Rather than respond to each of you, I thought I’d write a post about it. In fact, I sat and brainstormed what ideas I think will work for 2020 and probably beyond. To say this year is a strange one, well, that’s an understatement. We’ve seen a shift from what less than a year ago was considered normal. People getting up and going to work, kids heading off to school but now our lives look…

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  • Friday Ramblings

    Friday Ramblings-Much Needed Rest

    Another busy week and I’m glad that this weekend has an added day for some rest and relaxation. One thing I’ll never sugarcoat are facts about running a business and working for yourself. While I wouldn’t want to go back to working for someone else, going solo isn’t all plain sailing. Life and chores get in the way and that’s what’s been happening this week. It’s spring and here, that means trying to get as much done outside as you can. Sometimes before you know it, it’s September and you have to begin thinking about raking leaves and packing away garden stuff. I’ve found finding a balance is the key…

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  • Business Talk,  Side Gigs

    Create Your Own Business Freedom

    I’ll be posting an interview with Angela Wills, founder of Laptop University very soon, but in the meantime, I wanted to share this with you. Angela’s put together a fantastic summit. What I love most about Angela’s products and programs is they’re targeted to people like us who want to live the life we love. It’s the reason I wanted to share information about the summit with you because I know it can put you on that first step to actually putting your dream into action. Here’s information about it and what’s included…and best of all, it’s free! When you do what you love you’ll never work a day in…

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  • Business Talk

    Content Might Be King but…

    They say that content is king but I also think knowing when to reach out for help is also equally regal. Launching a business, stepping into the unknown is scary but you don’t have to do it alone. Here are some ways you can access help and be on your way to success- Mentors My mentor was my former boss who sadly passed away about 12 years ago. She took a chance on me, the girl who had no experience working in public relations. My degree wasn’t even in an area that even closely resembled the field of communications. She trusted I could do the job and slowly became my…

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