Do What You Love, Delegate The Rest

Today’s post was contributed by Michelle Spalding, your Fairy Godmother! Michelle is our guest on tomorrow’s Power Up Living show and we’ll be talking about how to get back to doing what you like in your business and delegating everything else. If you want a business that gives you the freedom to live the life you…

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31 Ways to Monetize Your Blog

There are lots of options for monetizing your blog.  Here’s a great checklist my friend Michelle Shaeffer created that I had to share with you: Write review of products you’re an affiliate for (check clickbank.com or jvzoo.com for products that might be a good fit for your blog) Add a banner or promo to specific…

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Is Your Blog Putting Bucks in Your Bank Account?

Or is it still sucking up your time and energy without really showing you the return you want?   There’s a lot of conflicting information out there (and a lot of options) when it comes to monetizing your blog.  It can be confusing to figure out which of the strategies are right for you and…

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Work Smart

By Paris Love Work hard, play hard, sleep fast? It’s a phrase that has been a mantra for college students, an excuse for overwork in corporate culture, and even a song topic in country singer Gretchen Wilson’s 2009 ditty Work Hard, Play Harder.  During tough economic times everyone seems to be working harder to pick…

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Fighting Distractions Using a Parking Lot

By Lisa Crilley Mallis Isn’t it frustrating to be working on a project – only to be distracted by an idea for another project!  You can build structure around eliminating other distractions, but it’s much harder to eliminate the distractions in our own head! My favorite technique for staying on task when we are distracted…

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5 Keys to Creating a Profitable Product Launch

Do you want to be well-known as the expert in your field?  Would you like to be paid handsomely for that expertise?  Of course you do! We all want this but we don’t want to have to work 16 hours a day to accomplish it.  Right?! You love your business, but you want to have…

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Is Your Product Idea a Good Idea?

Today’s post is courtesy of Pam Blackman, who will be our guest on the next Creative in Business show. We’ll be talking about the 5 keys to creating a profitable product launch, so be sure to tune in to hear Pam’s best tips. Hope to ‘see’ you there!   By Pam Blackman You’ve come up…

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