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I've been called the OG of copywriters for creatives, wink—I hook up women with words as a launch copywriter & brand strategist. Even while raking in more than 7-figures since I've been at it, I believe working from a place of rest (not hustle) IS possible—and I want the same for you.
 
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I also am the first to say year one owning a small business was great … but it took me 10 years to get there, working in corporate communications. ????

Anyway, I want to tell you the 3 things that I bird-dog after in my life and business — besides the obvious Fs, faith/fam/friends — that helped, and show you behind-the-scenes of the Trello board that keeps me all organized!

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3 Productivity Mindset Shifts That Grew My Business Quickly

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I believe that taking managerial courage over your time — entrepreneur or not! — leads to a more full life-portfolio.

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Here are 8 things that have helped me cut the nonessential.

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8 Productivity Apps So You Can Make the Most of Your Time

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Y’all, between my ENFJ Myers-Briggs personality, open struggle with anxiety, and chosen career field, I’m wired to constantly consume media and information, which leads to rapid-fire stream of ideas in my head.

I can only imagine my fellow ladybosses — whether you own a business or just get after at work — feel the same way, too. We’re dreamers, innovators, and pioneers. Idea or Entrepreneur ADD is a thing.

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The 6 Simple Ways to Organize Your Small Business in One Day

Reading Time: 7 Minutes If you’ve been around here for a bit, you’ve heard me say this time and time again: I want to work from a place of REST—not hustle. Not that hustle’s bad. It’s GOOD, actually … it’s really good. But the thing is, you see, I dunno how to turn it off. 😳 (just me???)   […]

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Energy & Time Management Tips Every Creative Entrepreneur Needs to Know

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I’ve always been into routines and wanted to share my morning routine here. It’s been a BIG game-changer when it comes to waking up with abundance and gratitude in mind … which helps squelch my grumbling later in the day.

Hopefully, this post explains the PRESENT thing I talk about on Instagram from time to time … and I’d love to know if you do this, too!

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My Productive Morning Routine: 7 Things I Do Every Day

Reading Time: 7 Minutes This past week I posted on my Instagram to see what y’all ACTUALLY want to hear, I LOVE making specific posts based on what you ask for(plus, I lol’d on the couch reading some of your responses). Something that came up constantly? “I am amazed at how much you can get done! I love hearing […]

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How to Batch Work & Organize with Themed Days

Reading Time: 6 Minutes Today, I’d like to share some of the automation workflows for your creative business that have helped ME run things on auto, even when I can’t—the things that allow my business to be productive and keep moving forward. Why? Because let’s be real—life is a *little bit*crazy right now. On days when my son is […]

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The Best Automation Workflows for Your Creative Business

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Reading Time: 8 Minutes As a mom of a toddler, running a half-million-dollar business with a team, I get asked fairly regularly what some of my productivity hacks and routines are. So, today I’m walking you through the 6 things I do to close things down and peace out on work every day—here’s my evening routine! Nope, I don’t […]

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My Evening Routine: The Work-to-Rest Wind Down

Reading Time: 6 Minutes Lately (I mean pretty much the entirety of 2020), it has been a weird internet for those of us who depend on the interwebs economy to run our creative small businesses, provide for, support our families, and our livelihood. We’ve poured sweat, blood, and tears into building our creative small businesses … and suddenly, 2020 […]

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How to show up when you’re not sure how

Reading Time: 8 Minutes If you’re like me, working from home the past couple of weeks has felt like squeezing my work into pretty much whatever pockets of time I can get. With me working from home with no childcare—I had to figure out my new “normal” pretty quickly. 😬😬 I thought I’d totally mastered the art of being […]

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My Quarantine Routine

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