Why Procrastinators Procrastinate (and How to Break the Cycle)

As a chronic procrastinator, I thought there would be no better way to break my bad habits and teach others how to do the same than to write a blog post about it. After all, teaching myself and others in one fell swoop is a great way to save time—something us procrastinators never seem to have enough of. Procrastination affects more than 20% of the … [Read more...]

How to Master Your Time and Rule the World (or at Least Your World)

The secret to mastering your time is… You had to know it wouldn’t be that easy. Unfortunately, there’s no one-size-fits-all multitasking solution—no yoga pants of productivity. If this were the case, we’d all be masters of our time. As it is, we’re lucky if we can get to work without spilling coffee on wrinkled pantsuits pulled out of the dirty … [Read more...]

What to Tell Your Content Team to Get Great Results

Your internal team may not have time to create the content you need to drive a successful digital marketing campaign, and that’s okay! Digital marketing is such a diverse and complex field that leaning on a professional writer makes sense for creating consistent, high quality, and economical content that helps you turn a profit. But have you … [Read more...]

Next to Nothing: What You Could Pay to Launch Your Content Strategy

I’m going to let you in on a little secret – I’m a penny-pinching madwoman. Not because I have to be, but because I view spending as little as possible to create a quality product as a personal challenge. You and I work hard for our money, so why give it away? Some might answer that question with, “Well, you get what you pay for,” or, “Nothing … [Read more...]

Want to Guest Blog? How to Pitch a Guest Post

You already know why guest blogging is important. From quality backlinks to explosive exposure, there are few who would argue that guest posting is a waste of time. But how do you actually pitch a guest post? What are the steps between thinking, I’d love to be on that blog, and then seeing your work published on said blog? #1 Choose the Right … [Read more...]

7 Tips & Tools to Eliminate Distraction When Working Online

Working online definitely has its perks: Twitter conversations, cat videos, and BuzzFeed. Working online also has drawbacks: Twitter conversations, cat videos, and BuzzFeed. How do we deal with this situation? Patience, practice, and these seven tips. (The Twitter conversations, cat videos, and BuzzFeed will still be there when you take … [Read more...]