Random Tips

  • The Business Lesson You Can Learn From My Diet!

    I recently started a wheat free diet and for anyone that knows me I’m not the dieting type.

    I had watched a show on Netflix titled What’s with Wheat, I love show’s on food and tend to watch all of them but this one struck me differently and I thought to myself maybe I could benefit from…

  • Top 3 Reasons To Brand Your Business

    Everyone recognizes big names when they see them but most smaller businesses don’t understand how those brands got to where they are and why branding was such an important step for them.

    When you’re just starting out it may seem like a daunting task. Branding has been viewed as just another item to add to your to…

  • Social Media 101: Let's Get Started

    Social media is one of those things that seems so easy at first but as you start to delve in it becomes more complex. It’s very easy to post what you did that day or what you had for breakfast but if you want a structured feed that is cohesive and informative to your followers…

  • 5 Tips to Writing A Great Blog Post

    As blogging becomes increasingly popular it also becomes harder to be heard. Writing a great blog will increase your visibility through SEO and inadvertently grow your audience. By doing these two things you will increase your odds of a successful business.

    Here are my tips on writing a great blog that will keep people coming back, as…

  • 5 Ways To Run A Successful Etsy Shop

    For the past five years I’ve managed to successfully run my Etsy shop of hand knitted and crocheted items. Now success is different to each person but to me I maintained a constant stream of sales and I managed to double my income each year for five years straight. This past year I actually got…

  • Shameless Self Promotion Techniques

    Every small business faces this challenge from time to time, how do you promote your business without feeling pushy or overwhelming. Nobody wants to be the stereotypical used car salesman but you still need to get your voice out there for people to know that you exist.

    The first step to any good promotion is knowing…

  • The Art of Word Clouds

    Word clouds can be a fun and simple way to get your message across. If you’re not familiar with exactly what a word cloud is it’s a series of words, typically referencing the same topic, placed together in varying font sizes and colors and moving in multiple directions. The organic nature of a word cloud creates…

  • Quick and Easy Key Lime Pie Recipe

    By Sunday night I found myself sitting on the couch realizing that it wasn’t Saturday anymore! Where did the weekend go? It was another busy weekend of preparing the garden for our little sprouts, so many little seedlings and plants are lining our deck right now. All at different stages, we just planted more seeds…