A Bit of Everything, Business for Teens

Teen Freelancing: 5 Important Things Parents Need to Know

Every once in a while, I have the serendipitous pleasure of encountering someone who impresses me on every level. Meeting sixteen year old Sydney Sauer was one of those instances for me. She happened upon my blog, Personal Finance for Teens: The Ultimate Guide, and reached out, requesting to be a contributor. Her determination coupled… Read More Teen Freelancing: 5 Important Things Parents Need to Know

A Bit of Everything, ECommerce, Startup Business

How I Add 6% Back to My ECommerce Dropshipping Profits in 2 Minutes

On my never ending quest to increase my ecommerce dropshipping profits, I came across this 2 minute hack. Since the process of adding 6% back to my ecommerce dropshipping profits takes about 2 minutes, I am going to make this “how to” short and sweet. PLEASE READ MY DISCLAIMER ABOUT AFFILIATE LINKS. I founded and currently operate… Read More How I Add 6% Back to My ECommerce Dropshipping Profits in 2 Minutes

A Bit of Everything, Blogging, ECommerce, Startup Business

Increase Referral Traffic By 10% Using Your Existing Referral Links

It is widely accepted among website referral traffic experts that referral links from a well established website to a newer one will provide “link juice” and gradually improve the ranking of the newer site. But, what happens when your website is fairly new and you only have one or two non-social media referral links? I… Read More Increase Referral Traffic By 10% Using Your Existing Referral Links

A Bit of Everything, Business for Teens

Personal Finance for Teens: The Ultimate Guide

Educating about personal finance for teens is one of the most important and life changing gifts that parents can give to their children. Only four states (Virginia, Tennessee, Missouri, and Utah) require high school students to complete a stand-alone personal finance class as a graduation requirement. PLEASE READ MY DISCLAIMER ABOUT AFFILIATE LINKS. The teen years are… Read More Personal Finance for Teens: The Ultimate Guide

A Bit of Everything, ECommerce, Startup Business

Step By Step Shopify ECommerce Business Plan – FREE Video Series

Have you been working on an ecommerce business plan? Are you still unsure whether launching an online store is the right business move for you? I get it. In 2008, I took a risk. I had never sold anything online before. I was helping my son’s youth football league build a custom golf cart and… Read More Step By Step Shopify ECommerce Business Plan – FREE Video Series

A Bit of Everything, Startup Business

Overcoming Objections: Self Employed Health Insurance Explained

 Self Employed Health Insurance Explained is the first article in a series titled, Overcoming Objections. Battling through the list of objections to why you could never work from home or be your own boss is the first step to self employment. This series will break down each objection and provide concrete tools to overcome your… Read More Overcoming Objections: Self Employed Health Insurance Explained

A Bit of Everything, Blogging, ECommerce, Home Office Hacks

Want to Work from Home? Organize Your Time and Space

When I speak to aspiring entrepreneurs about their desire to work from home and we map out a path and timeline, I usually hear one or more of these objections: I do not have enough money. I do not have enough time. I am too disorganized. I do not know where to start. Today, we… Read More Want to Work from Home? Organize Your Time and Space

A Bit of Everything, Blogging, ECommerce

How to Drive Ecommerce Website Traffic with Blog Posts

Increasing ecommerce website traffic is a primary focus for any business owner who sells online. Since launching my first ecommerce store in 2008, finding creative and effective ways to increase traffic is always high on my radar. Sponsored social media posts and Google ads are effective, when targeted correctly, but can become costly. Organic traffic,… Read More How to Drive Ecommerce Website Traffic with Blog Posts

A Bit of Everything, Blogging, ECommerce, Startup Business

The Case for Giveaways: How Every Business Can Grow An Email List Overnight

  Over the past twelve years of owning various businesses, I have learned many things. But one universal key to success for every business is to grow an email list. It doesn’t matter if the business is ecommerce, content based, or a local hardware store. Every business in operation today should have several ways to collect email… Read More The Case for Giveaways: How Every Business Can Grow An Email List Overnight

A Bit of Everything

Enter to Win Seth Godin’s Bestselling Book Giveaway

UPDATE: Sorry, this giveaway is over, but I highly recommend this book. You can get it here: Seth Godin is one of those rare people who can inspire with simple words that pack a big punch. If you are considering that big move, you have got to read his bestselling book, “What To Do When… Read More Enter to Win Seth Godin’s Bestselling Book Giveaway