Listen - I had a catastrophic accounting mistake that happened early on in my freelance career by assuming that any CPA could manage my taxes. What happened was the CPA who was more experienced with brick and mortar businesses, made mistakes that it took me years and hundreds of dollars to fix with the help of another CPA. That was essentially money and time thrown down the toilet and I was very bitter about it for a long time. However, I've chosen to use that bitterness to help teach you an experience.Read More
If you are like any entrepreneur (or maybe I'm specifically speaking for myself, that I'm sometimes way too disorganized) then you could potentially benefit from an online business manager. Once you reach a point in your business where you have solid profits and are growing your revenue, it is important to consider what you can take off your plate.Read More
Discovering that you cannot do #allthethings in your business is an important milestone. First of all, it's okay to accept that you can't do it all (sorry to tell you, but we're all human!) If you don't realize that you need to outsource, you're headed straight for my least favorite roadtrip down Burnout Boulevard. You'll start missing deadlines, feeling frazzled, and making mistakes. You might even find yourself working ten or more hours a day just to get everything done.
I do have some good news for you, though: life doesn't have to be that way.Read More
Starting your own business comes with all kinds of ups and downs, but things can get much more emotional when you have to involve your family members. Whether you are starting a side hustle or planning to launch out of a traditional career into a more non-traditional one as a blogger or other online business owner, your family members may not understand what you are doing.Read More