Have yourself a Stress-Free Little Holiday: Tips to stay calm and be Happy this Year.


While for some of us the stress of the holidays is winding down, for many of us it’s still in full force. This can be a very trying time for many of us, whether you’re a business owner or just trying to shop and decide what to cook for your big family meal. Seasonal depression, sadness over the absence of a loved one, or the […]

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Holiday Tips for Small Businesses – To Black Friday and Beyond


The holiday season is one of the most important times of year for business, if not the most important overall. As the world prepares for the season of giving, it’s time for you, as a small business owner, to also prepare for the surge in sales you create if you learn how to properly prepare for it. Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, and Cyber Monday […]

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iA Writer – A New Kind of Processor


When you think of word processors, I’m sure that Microsoft Word or Google Docs comes to mind first. They are easy-to-use and have plenty of options to create any kind of document you’d like. However, maybe sometimes you get so worked up about what a document is going to look like, that you can’t concentrate on the actual words that need to go into it. […]

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Viewing Multiple Emails On Your Smartphone


Wouldn’t it be easiest to check email on-the-go? From Gmail to Outlook (if you have it) you can view your email online on your smartphone. And wouldn’t it be nice to have all your tasks, due dates and appointments for the week laid out in one place that’s easily modifiable? While many of us use a physical calendar, several online email apps provide you with […]

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Workforce Energy – Is that even a thing?


Over the years, I have had countless discussions with business leaders and CEO’s who have asked me how to improve their workplace culture or increase employee morale. What comes to mind as I begin to ask questions about their workforce is, what is the “energy” of the workforce? I’m not talking about the metrics and data that can be documented on a spreadsheet, like turnover, […]

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Email Newsletters: The Basics


It seems that in digital marketing, social media has become king. Nearly every business has a Facebook page, with Twitter and Instagram being almost as prevalent. Snapchat, too, is starting to gain traction for businesses. If you Google “Tips for marketing on [insert social media site here]”, you will find thousands of articles with tips that will draw followers, likes, and customers. However, it’s important […]

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8 Trusty Tips for Twitter


Having trouble getting started when it comes to the Twitterverse? This once 40 and now 280-character platform is used to get to the point quickly and loudly with words, images, and videos. Below are some quick tips to understand how to make your tweets count. Tweet daily: Really, this goes for any social media account you may use. If you don’t look active, you’ll lose […]

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Preventing Stress: How to Ground Yourself


Before you ask, no, I don’t mean electrically. We’re not trying to prevent a build-up of static here, even if shocking everything you touch is incredibly annoying. The type of grounding we’re talking about is spiritual grounding. Running a business can be incredibly stressful – it comes with the job. Depending on your occupation, you likely experience stress at least occasionally. Some people thrive under […]

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