I often joke that I’m that rare person who doesn’t have a ‘Bucket List’ - that I actually did all those wild, crazy things when I was younger, and now I am just looking forward to a long and well-lived life. I guess, though, that my definition of well-lived has changed.Read More
How can you develop the confidence to speak about your business needs, and engage with those listening? It begins with deeply and thoroughly understanding your business story.Read More
Life is filled with shifts and adjustments and I’ve certainly been feeling those shifts lately!Read More
Social Media Marketing is not done to gain business today. It’s for the future. It’s an investment in the kind of business and success you want to gain in six months or more down the road, and the kind of clients you want to be working with then.Read More
very business can benefit from what I call Brand Ambassadors. These are your cheerleaders, your champions, your most loyal customers or clients. Ambassadors are not just followers and fans of your business - they actually feel a sense of ownership in your Brand or Business Story.Read More
Email marketing is key to keeping your business in the back (or front) of your clients’ brains, so that when they need your services they will immediately respond back and say YES!Read More
You created your freelance business after years of experience in your field. You launched it, and shared the good news with friends, family and prospective clients. You researched the best clients for your business and learned the mediums, forums and networks where you can connect with those people.
Now, it’s time to delve into how you’re going to Grow your business.Read More
Social media offers a wealth of possibilities when it comes to marketing but ultimately, nothing beats the face-to-face opportunity to share your message and ask for what you need.Read More
What does location mean to you, in the city where you work or freelance?Read More
What works about networking are the relationships you build with other entrepreneurs and I would say that one of the strongest benchmarks of being in business in Rapid City, is the value that we place on those relationships. There are many business networks in our region, because of this. And I have seen business owners maximize their connections and their business growth, through building those relationships.Read More
I want to first tell you that I am not complaining!
I love being a freelancer. After all, it begins with the word FREE…Read More
There is always going to be give-and-take in business ownership, particularly when you are the (currently) sole employee. It's not just about carving out meaningful time, for relaxation and meditation. It's about not feeling overcommitted - even when those committments are creating great professional opportunities.Read More