Blogging and Business Advice

How to Use Asana in Business and Life

I recently posted on Instagram about how much I love my Asana boards. A few people wanted to know how I use it, so I decided to quickly create a quick video tutorial for you!

It is the best way to project manage, communicate with my team, and track tasks for myself and my team. If you’ve never seen the inside of Asana before, it is really amazing. I take you through it with this video tutorial.

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How Do I Know What My Business Even Is?

One of my favorite side effects of becoming my own business owner is being a small business bestie online and IRL. In addition to my clients, some of my best friends, favorite family members and coolest former coworkers have opened up to me about their dreams of running their own business. One thing most of them have in common: they’re overwhelmed with the daunting task that lies ahead, and don’t know where to begin. Seriously: how do I start a small business?

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Why Online Business Owners Should Outsource, Not Hire

As a Creative Entrepreneur, you’re scaling up and need someone who can grow alongside you. The natural inclination is to hire someone on your staff – whether an intern, or someone part time or full time, you just know you want someone on your team to help you out. It feels like a natural next step, and a lot of us are natural born leaders, so we are eager for someone to lead. But here’s why you should really be outsourcing to a professional instead of hiring.

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all the ways a virtual assistant can help your small business

What a Virtual Assistant Can Do For You

As a busy business owner, you have a lot of things on your plate. And you have the strategy to go along with it. What you don’t have? The hours to do it all. Fear not! The right Virtual Assistant can help you maximize your impact by implementing your strategy and tackling all the boring but necessary stuff. Here’s what else a Virtual Assistant can do for you and your business:

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My Favorite Resources for Getting It Together A Quick Start Guide to Creative Encouragement and Resources

My Favorite Resources for Getting It Together

When I decided I wanted guidance, focus, and direction in my life I really did not know where to begin. I looked all over for resources, but ultimately I had such a difficult time finding the right kind of inspiration. I put together this guide to really help eliminate the guess work that comes with trying to find things that can inspire and resonate with you.

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Practical Career Tips: How to Kick @$$ at Work

There’s a ton of career advice out there. Some of it is great, and some of it doesn’t apply to anything ever. Over the course of my career I have been blessed to work under some amazing people. Throughout this time I’ve been able to pick up on their skills and have fine-tuned my own abilities. I’ve had many jobs and I’ve worked with a lot of different personalities. It might have taken me a while to find my groove (and the right job for that matter), but I am definitely confident in my abilities today.

Here are a few of the best practical career tips I’ve ever received, along with the things I’ve learned along the way.

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Free Printable: Monthly Undated Planner

Reminder: if you’re “coasting” you are probably going downhill.

You don’t have to plan every single day in your life, but you really should at the very least have monthly goals to keep you on track. Things come up, obviously, but having a broad overview of the month and knowing what you need to accomplish (big or small!) is something every successful person does.

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