How Startups can Use Trello to Manage Their Remote Team

As a startup, an entrepreneur, or a freelancer it is pretty easy to get overwhelmed with all the tasks that need your attention. Your typical day might involve sending out pitches to investors, checking up with your team, assigning new tasks to people, prepping for a presentation, researching new ideas for your content marketing campaigns, […]

2019… You Ready?

What a whirlwind of a ride 2018 was! I was able to validate some of my thoughts and concepts, learn some new and interesting technology and was able to expand my business in a way I didn’t anticipate. While all of these things are typical business owner trying to find solid ground, how you adapt to those changes is what can define future success.

How to effectively use freelancers

Outsourcing your project might just be one of the best business decisions you’ll make – it frees up your time to focus on other important tasks; helps you get things done faster while ensuring you keep a tight leash on your overhead cost. According to a study by the Freelancers’ Union, more and more professionals […]

YourMembership Extended with YMconnect©

My experience with the association management platform YourMembership has increased over the past year, and during that period I had a chance to experience firsthand the buzz surrounding this solid and innovative platform. As I dug deeper within the technology that supported this platform, I had a chance to make my own personal assessment regarding […]

#TCM: Community Brands: Xperience 18 Recap

The Community Brands conference, Xperience 18 which occurred May 6, 2018 to May 9, 2018, was a great success! It was a great opportunity to gain some knowledge about new membership management applications, connect with partners, reconnect with friends and establish strong relationships with new friends. This conference was an important one for me personally […]

Tips for making a living as a freelance writer:

If you are committed to making a living from home and working as a freelance writer there are a number of interesting tips that you can use in the early stages to help ensure that you can remain profitable, efficient and successful. Here are some of the top tips from experienced freelance writers that can […]

Is it possible to improve your skills in sales if you aren’t a salesperson?

Sales skills can be extremely important to your success in a variety of different positions. At some point throughout your life you're going to need to convince someone to buy something or to invest in an idea. Every position within an organization is a salesperson. Sales is a skill that everyone needs to work on [...]

7 Fat Reasons To Outsource

Almost every business is familiar with outsourcing and how it’s done, but the obvious and tangible benefits are still unknown to many. If you are in the transitional phase where you have to make tough decisions between outsourcing or self-managing, it’s time for you take a leap of faith and outsource some of your business […]

Color Your World

Color is a powerful and often underutilized tool in our day to day lives. It has the power to make the bland become appealing, boring become inspiring and has the ability to excite our eyes and senses. It allows organizations and brands to differentiate from each other. It allows us to craft a story visually […]

Case Study: Wine About Food

1. The Overview When learning how to cook, Chef Mike is a guy you want in the kitchen with you! He is thoughtful, creative, supportive and makes cooking fun for the whole family. Chef Mike approaches cooking as a way to bring people together by eating healthier and having family time take on a new […]