True story: Until I was in my 30s, I couldn’t phone in a pizza order without feeling paralyzed by anxiety. And even though I’ve been name dropped in Forbes, interviewed for a dozen podcasts and summits, taught in some super A-Player groups, and been onstage with some pretty high falutin’ Clubhouse hosts, I’m still very […]


You’re a Human, Not Just a Business

We need community to survive. With the extended periods of isolation many of us have had due to the pandemic, we’ve experienced the mental and emotional consequences of having that need go unfulfilled. Entrepreneurs who create a strong culture – one that their team looks forward to coming to every week – can scale more […]


The Key to Fostering Relationships Within Your Team

Here’s something I share with many entrepreneurs during one-on-one sessions: yes, it’s possible to scale your business without a team. For a little while. The strategies you use for growing your business vary depending on what stage of business. The model I like to use is the 5 Stages of Business Growth by Todd Herman. […]


How to Delegate for Sustainable Growth at Every Stage of Business

Ahh, the DIY solopreneurship wildfire of ideas, half-built Zapier automations, and unfinished freebie funnels, sparked atop the smoldering tinderbox of too much client work.⁠ What you really wanted was a nice bonfire that you could dance around. Maybe toast some s’mores on. Something you could rely on for warmth and light, even when it’s cold […]


What Does it Mean to Scale Your Business?

You know what’s better than planning your next epic year in December? Doing your yearly planning any other time of year! Your business may operate on a calendar year, but that doesn’t mean your planning has to adhere to the typical January 1 – December 31 model. We’re giving your full permission to make next […]


Forget December! Simple, Stress-Free Annual Planning

Fall launch season is almost upon us and if you’re like most online business owners, you’ve got a post-launch vacation on the books to celebrate and recharge after the intense launch period. Congratulations! If you’ve been around for any period of time, you know that Any Old Task is borderline persnickety about taking care of […]


Preparing for a Successful Vacation

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[Disclaimer: This blog contains affiliate links. Meaning, if you sign up for any of the items mentioned, I get a small monetary thank you from the developers of that tool. All affiliate links are denoted with **] —————————- *132 new emails* *6 new text messages* *5 new voice mail messages* *3 new Facebook messages* *6 […]


How Voxer can change the way you communicate with your VA

***Note: some of the links below are affiliate links (marked with an asterisk*); meaning I receive a small monetary thank you from the company if you choose to join them through my link.*** There is a whole lotta confusion surrounding list building. For those who aren’t in the know, the idea of building an email […]


Why You Need An Email List and How To Grow One

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As an entrepreneur, you likely find yourself wishing for more time during the day, desperately clutching at any new tip or tool that promises to “give you back your time” or help you “work smarter, not harder.”  Yet, no matter how hard you wish for more, we all have the same 24-hours in a day, […]


Subcontractor or Employee — What’s the Difference?

Have you ever looked at the social media followings of your online biz owner crushes (like Marie Forleo and Amy Porterfield – just two of my not-so-secret biz crushes)… …. and wonder just how the holy hell they’ve managed to amass such an adoring flock? Do they have some secret well of Felix Felicis they […]


The best way to grow your social media following is NOT a VA!


Discover the 5 Tasks Crushing your Growth

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