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Tired,Frustrated & Ready To Quit

Tired,Frustrated & Ready To Quit

// //        With my head in my hands, I bowed over the kitchen table and prayed aloud. The words I spoke to God that midnight are still vivid in my memory. "Lord, I'm down here trying to do what's right. I think I'm right. I am here taking a stand for what I believe is right. But Lord

What is Pinterest?

What is Pinterest?

10 Tips for Pinterest Success by Terri Seymour What is Pinterest? You guessed it. It is another social networking site that is exploding in popularity. Social networking sites are a dime a dozen but not all of them are worth the time and effort. So, when one comes along that looks promising a

10 Organization Tips for Part-time Business Owners

10 Organization Tips for Part-time Business Owners

Everyday a new business will be started. The dream of entrepreneurship becomes a reality and freedom begins to ring in the ears of the much anticipated launch. Although the majority of business owners would like to quit their day job, finances, health insurance and other factors take priority c

5 Tips to Simplify Your Life in 2012

5 Tips to Simplify Your Life in 2012

                  Each week, thousands of twitter users join small business expert and author , Melinda Emerson - @smallbizlady  as she chats with  other industry  experts on her twitter talk show #smallbizchat. This past

7 Steps to Get Your Courage Back

7 Steps to Get Your Courage Back

          By Pam Perry     What can you do now to be a BRAVE HEART: 1. Don't be afraid of your shadow. Trust in God and build up your faith. Be strong and take courage. Do not be dismayed even though things seem hard and tough - know

I'M SO FAR BEHIND I FEEL LIKE I'LL NEVER CATCH UP

I’M SO FAR BEHIND I FEEL LIKE I’LL NEVER CATCH UP

We've all heard the expression 'Baby Steps'.  And that is usually the answer when we need to do something in our lives that requires us to change our usual habits. If you try to do everything at one time you get more overwhelmed and seem to take three steps forward and two steps back.  This

My Primary Purpose for Being An Entrepreneur

My Primary Purpose for Being An Entrepreneur

As I was preparing to share this message with my friends on my Keeping It Real page on facebook, the thought came to me, why not share it here on my blog! So here it goes… When I first got the idea for being in business for myself, it was June 1990. I was working in Corporate America and not v

Reducing Stress In The Home Office

Reducing Stress In The Home Office

Stress happens when we are not relaxed, when our minds aren't settled. When there's too much to do, too many distractions, and too many problems. Many of you started your home-based business to avoid some of the stress of working for someone else, or to ease the stress of financial worries.

Making Noise About Your Business

Making Noise About Your Business

By nature, I’m normally a very quiet person. So when I first heard the concept of making noise in my business, I kind of hesitated at the thought. Why? Because I’m not a loud person and I don’t boast about my business. Even still today, I don’t boast about it. However, I’ve learned how

Can a Virtual Assistant grow your business?

Can a Virtual Assistant grow your business?

When you are first starting your business, you may not be able to handle everything that goes with it, especially if you are working full or part time outside the home. On the other hand, when you run a successful business and family, you may also need some help. You will get to a point where you ju