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My Black & White Pinterest Board Covers

Aug 22 2014

In case you haven’t noticed, I have a small obsession with black and white. It started years ago. I mean YEARS and…

Why People Will Hate Your Success.

May 20 2014

If you are good at what you do. If you can make it appear seamless. If someone else wants to do what…

Theme of Death. Why WordPress Theme Choice Is Important

Sep 24 2013

So here I was trucking along and getting all kinds of traffic to my blog and then… BAM! I noticed my traffic…

Do You Need Instagram For Your Business?

Aug 26 2013

The simple answer to this question is: YES. Instagram, Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest have all shown their value and ROI (whether it…

Dear People Magazine: What if the linemen didn’t show up?

Nov 14 2012

Dear People Magazine, I loved your recent article about heroes emerging after Sandy turned superstorm hit the East coast. I completely agree…

Is Freelancing the Next Revolution?

Nov 07 2012

I will keep this answer short and sweet…. YES! According to Wikipedia’s Industrial Revolution article… “The Industrial Revolution marks a major turning…

Ebay is After Freelancers, Launches Elance-ish Website

Oct 16 2012

According to TechCrunch, Ebay has started beta testing a new Elance rival in the UK called Secret Guru. Add Secret Guru to…

Capturing Kiddos Playing Sports. Why I put down my iPhone.

Sep 17 2012

Raising kiddos in an iPhone world means most of our memories are on a mobile device. This weekend I decided to start…

How to Convert Your Facebook Profile to A Page

Aug 19 2012

No matter why your Facebook profile needs to become a page, the steps to get it done are rather simple. Step One:…

Mobile Millionaires – Why his daddy doesn’t own that Lamborghini.

Aug 08 2012

Not to long ago I was at Easton Towne Center, a upper-scale shopping center in Columbus, Ohio, when a kid in his…

Urban Farmhouse Interior Photo Shots

Jul 31 2012

I had the opportunity to go to Urban Farmhouse sans kids, so I grabbed my camera expecting to be enchanted. I was.…

101 Work At Home Success Tips – Tip #3

May 11 2012

Did you learn to drive, cook or tie your shoes by yourself? Would they let a “Surgeon” perform brain surgery if he…

Why the Unemployed Need “How to Freelance” Training

May 08 2012

According to 20 Something Finance in an article they published last year, the top 10 occupations hit by layoffs were mostly construction trades…

Do People Really Make a Living Managing Social Media Accounts?

May 02 2012

The number of jobs created by the social media phenomenon is growing every day. The first time interviewed for a social media…

The Truth About Facebook Timeline Privacy

May 01 2012

We’ve all experienced the moment when we realize we let our guard down, but it’s to late. Whether it’s the seat belt…

101 Work At Home Success Tips – Tip #2

Apr 10 2012

Tip #2 Never Jump Into Anything … Know what you’re up against. Know what you’ll need to invest. Make a decision. Then…

The Difference Between A Free PR and A News Wire PR

Mar 28 2012

In the world of online press releases, there are two ways to get your news out – free PR sites and news…

101 Work At Home Success Tips – Tip #1

Mar 26 2012

This is the first in a series of blog posts about how to work from home successfully. Watch the blog for additions…

Maybe You’re Onto Something

Mar 21 2012

I have always believed that in order to be successful at any work at home business, you have to LOVE ALL of…

Pregnancy Awareness Month Kicks Off Campaign

Mar 08 2012

For the last year I have had the great pleasure of working with Pregnancy Awareness Month and their co-founder Alisa Donner both…

Being Honest About a J.O.B. vs Freelancing

Feb 21 2012

A couple of days ago I heard yet another mom tell me that she was going to have to return to work…

Hire My Mom Vs Elance

Feb 20 2012

UPDATE: This post continues to be popular on my blog. I wanted to post and update you that I have not used…

We Are Powerful Beyond Measure

Jan 18 2012

Just a few words and minor edits away from having two books completely written and ready to publish and another three drafted…

How Tim Ferriss Screwed American Freelancers

Jan 11 2012

I’m just going to say it…. I bought The 4- Hour Workweek years ago with hope that I too could whittle my…

Adding A Pinterest “Pin” Option to Your Blog to Increase Traffic

Dec 21 2011

If you aren’t on Pinterest, you soon will be. Word about the new (and fast growing) social network is spreading fast and…

Demand Studios Fires the Masses – We Told You it Was Coming

Dec 06 2011

Did Demand Studios hire a reputation management company to protect them before they began mass firings just days after Thanksgiving? I posted…

How to Monitor Your Online Reputation

Dec 05 2011

As a freelancer or business owner, it’s important to know what others are saying about you, your services, your products and more.…

The Importance of Setting Goals

Dec 01 2011

It’s the first of the month. In my world it’s time to reflect on last month and prepare for this month. I…

Creating an Inspirational Freelancers Office

Nov 25 2011

Creative freelancers often find themselves working from the park, the play place, the lake, the beach and other inspirational places. All of…

Another Holiday Weekend, Another Opportunity to Gain New Clients

Nov 23 2011

A long holiday weekend is upon us. Most freelancers have already closed up shop to begin their travels and relax for the…

Getting Paid: Our Freshbooks, Square and Paypal Arsenal

Nov 22 2011

Nearly every freelancer I know, including those that do local freelance work, needs a way to get paid. Modern freelancers know that…

Finding A Hobby That Can Be Your Job

Nov 19 2011

I am a HUGE fan and often preach that you should do what you love and make money with it. It’s okay…

How To Build a Good Reputation as a Freelancer

Nov 16 2011

Doing freelance work from home can be a great way to earn money while staying in the comfort of your own home.…

Google Changes Algorithm to Place Recent Content on Top

Nov 15 2011

You may have noticed your website’s drop in ranking in recent weeks. I know that I have noticed intense movements in page…

Freelance Families 101

Nov 15 2011

With more moms working from home doing freelance jobs, their families need to learn new ways to interact that respect mom’s work…

How Do You Choose a Freelance Job?

Nov 14 2011

When deciding which freelance jobs to accept, there are several factors that need to be considered. Our experts in freelance, work at…

Getting Started: Establishing Your Day

Nov 11 2011

Our work at home experts want to help you have success in your freelance jobs. We want you to experience the freedom…

Can You Afford to Freelance

Nov 10 2011

Going to work requires you to spend a lot of money. There are the costs of the car, gas, lunch, business clothes,…

Freelancing Freedom Defined

Nov 09 2011

Like most moms, I have a college degree, but I still want to stay home and raise my kids. I enjoy working…

Is Freelancing for You?

Nov 08 2011

You have heard all the talk about work at home jobs. You know about the benefits of working from home as a…

When You Start Hating Your Passion

Nov 07 2011

I woke up last week to find myself in an overwhelming funk. I didn’t want to get out of bed. I didn’t…

Why Pinterest is the Next Big Marketing Platform

Nov 03 2011

Three months ago I joined a photography group on Facebook. The owner of the group would post cute sayings, uplifting posters and…

Creating Residual, Daily and “While You Sleep” Income

Oct 17 2011

Every freelancer has one thing in common – they work for themselves. With that in mind, it’s important for anyone who work’s…

Demand Studios Will Not Be Income Source For Many Writers

Oct 11 2011

Demand Studios, a company we have always supported here KristaConway.com, announced that they are attempting to get away from the “content farm”…

Kirch Engagement Photos – 2011

Sep 27 2011

Soon to be Mr and Mrs Kirch, this cute couple was just a month away from saying their vows when these photos…