10 Key Tech Investments for Freelancers and Small Business Owners
Amy Collett / October 22, 2022
More professionals are becoming freelancers by the day. Many experts predict that at least half the workforce will consist of freelancers within the next decade. Not only do you have more flexibility and scalability as a freelancer or solopreneur, but you can also fulfill all your duties remotely. Of course, you can set your own schedule and rates too!
The benefits are ...
Website Design Tips to Encourage Business Growth
Lance Cody-Valdez / October 22, 2022
Many small business owners treat their website like a kind of brochure to showcase their business and convey important information to visitors. But your website can be so much more! Your website is a very powerful tool for encouraging the growth of your business. Whether you're setting up a website for the first time or you're ready to refresh your existing page, focus on ...
How to Plan and Execute a Work Relocation Like a Moving Master
Sarah Velasquez / August 28, 2022
A checklist to help you move for your career with as little stress as possible.
If you've recently been promoted or are moving for better opportunities, congratulations. This is an exciting time, and one full of new adventures. But, that does not mean that there are no potential bumps and hurdles to overcome, especially if you're moving across the country or with your f...
6 Strategies for Launching a Business as a New Parent
Amy Collett / April 20, 2022
Starting a business when you're welcoming a child into your life is undoubtedly a major challenge. But countless parents turn to entrepreneurship as a way to enjoy more flexibility in their professional lives and fit in work around their family's schedule. It's entirely possible to balance business with parenthood. Here are a few steps to help you navigate your business la...
4 U.S. Cities to Consider Living In as a Digital Solopreneur
Amy Collett / March 18, 2022
Today, it's easier than ever to work remotely, and there are many ways to earn income through the gig economy. Almost every industry offers opportunities for telecommuting jobs, and you can start almost any kind of business without renting a commercial space. With that said, you must approach your career with a good strategy if you want to succeed as a digital solopreneur....
12 Powerful Steps to Run a Virtual Meeting Like a Boss
Matt / June 8, 2020
Whether driven by the need to streamline and outsource business processes, to the need for distancing and isolation caused by national crises, businesses increasingly use teleconferencing. 90% of global enterprises now use virtual meeting rooms day-to-day. Whether you're the CEO, a departmental manager, or a team member, the chances are that you must run a virtual meeting ...
Expecting a Phone Interview? Fill Out a Cheat Sheet to Help
Matt / June 1, 2020
When you begin a job search, you often need to juggle applications to a number of jobs at the same time, and manage different phone interviews. It can be hard to keep all the information related to these applications and interviews straight.
It's important to not allow your phone interviews to take you by surprise. While they may seem like minor challenges when compared...
10 Quick Tips That Can Get Your Social Media Marketing Campaign Rolling
Matt / February 21, 2020
Social media marketing is a strategy no business should be without. If you're not attacking Facebook, Twitter, or any of the relevant platforms, your competition inherently has the leg up. They are in front of your audience, you are not. This gives them an incredible and likely insurmountable advantage. You need to get on social media and get your campaign rolling as quick...
How to Set Up and Organize a Home Office
Matt / February 13, 2020
Working from home offers a number of advantages, including no commuting and a better work-life balance. Getting to design your own office is also a major upside for many people. Taking the time to put together a work space that suits your given job and personal needs is key for a high level of productivity as well as general job satisfaction.
Create a Designated Work Fr...