How much is your Freedom worth?

I’ve been working from home for almost 10 years now and sometimes (the RARE time) I forget what an incredible GIFT it is to have the kind of freedom I have. If  you’re brand new to the idea of working from home you might think it’s like a job, where someone assigns you work and…

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Why You NEED an Affiliate Program

Can you do it on your own? Of course! You could hit it big, get a MASSIVE email list and a HUGE social media following and sell products so easily you don’t need one partner helping you. That could happen. That does happen. It does NOT happen all the time. I was listening to the…

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Mentoring: The Power of Having a “Person” In Your Corner

I had a really great discussion with a Protege Client of mine the other day about what my mentoring really means and how to use it best. We had a little bit of a disconnect going into it on how I could help and it was really more of a communication misunderstanding than anything. The…

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How to Write a Sticky Note Business Plan

I recently got an email from a potential client that was all too familiar. She had spent lots of money on courses and materials to learn to get a website up, do email marketing, social media and all kinds of things. However, she was still frustrated, wasn’t making money and didn’t know what to do…

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What did you do to Make Money Today?

We’re having a great discussion right now in my private membership club about money tasks. It started with this question: Then, due to the quick thinking of a member we moved on to brainstorming actual money tasks that can be done: So… did you make money today? How about yesterday? Will you make money tomorrow?…

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[No Cost] New Client Kit Download

When I got started as a Virtual Assistant I knew it would be a good idea to get my clients over some documentation to tell them things like; what it would be like working with me, the process for my services, what kind of timelines I can work with and other things that I felt…

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Are You Having FUN in Your Business?

Since making the move to rebrand my business and this blog I’ve been getting really, really clear on my core message. That message is that it’s entirely possible to have total business freedom, to live a Laptop Lifestyle and to build a business you absolutely, positively love. When you work from home like I do,…

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Laptop Lifestyle Business Tip #9: Stop Being Afraid to Sell

Did you know there are two definitions of the word: Sell ? When people think of selling in business, they most often thing of the second definition; “persuade someone of the merits of”. Then, they (ie. you and me) start to get really uncomfortable. “I don’t want to sell” we say… “I don’t want to talk…

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How to Write Better Content Titles in Seconds

You worked hard to create your content, right? Then you have to give it an attention-grabbing title. Do the title right and people will actually READ or consume what you’ve created. Do it wrong and they’ll just ignore you, move along and never even see what you worked hard to create. I know this! I…

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Laptop Lifestyle Business Tip #8: Lose the Sad Story

I have a sad story. Actually I have a bunch of sad stories. Let me see (pre-warning: THIS IS SARCASM): I am a single mom who never really understood how to manage her money. I still really suck at it and I can’t find anyone to help me. All the financial people are charletons who…

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