Writing and Personal Development Blog | Sarah Aboulhosn

How to Fill Your Content Calendar for the Next 4 Months

Want to never run out of ideas for your blog. You’ve heard that “content is king” right? Well, cliches aside, producing good, consistent content will take your business up a level and show your audience that you’re serious about adding value and that you know your shit. There are some pretty shocking statistics out there […]

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July 26, 2018

Define your personal brand. Don’t let it define you.

In a time where social media rules everything around us, and the lack of an online presence might as well imply that you’re not a real person, a lot of entrepreneurs realize the importance of maintaining a personal brand online. You don’t have to be an influencer or a blogger to benefit from having a […]

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July 15, 2018

How To Choose The Right Platform For Your New Blog

So you decided you want to start a blog. You’ve got a killer niche that you’re passionate about. Tons of ideas for content and the perfect domain to encapsulate your brand. Now there’s just one little thing left to do. Building a beautiful website. There are a few options that have proven themselves as tried and […]

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June 26, 2018

Tackling Imposter Syndrome

At some point, we’ve all doubted ourselves. It’s what makes us human by nature. Once you go down that path, it’s easy to convince yourself that you’re not as good at things as you think you are. You might even believe that people around you are being conned by a fake sense of confidence that […]

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June 5, 2018

Want to Grow your Online Brand? Go offline.

Sounds counter-productive, right? Bear with me. Remember in the early 2000s when everyone was urging you to take your business online? It was hard to anticipate a day where websites and online marketing were no longer unique. Even elaborate sites with all of the bells and whistles still struggle to stand out in a sea of […]

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May 2, 2018

How To Get Freelance Clients With Cold Email

It’s the late afternoon and the email quota I’ve set for the day remains untouched. I got on board with the idea that I should be cold emailing about six months ago when I joined an online course that exclusively focused on outbound marketing tactics — something that still terrifies me to my core, hence why I’m […]

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April 4, 2018

What All Of My Failed Blogs Have Taught Me

Blogging isn’t for everyone, but writing is. I started my first blog when I was 13 years old (Xanga anyone?). “Blogging” wasn’t a really a thing, but it was fun to connect with people on the internet. In the 13 years since then, I started five blogs. I also abandoned five blogs. They weren’t successful, so […]

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February 14, 2018

How I Identify Potential Freelance Clients When I’m Out of Leads

It’s a process. I’ll preface this by saying that I’m not an expert. Just a person who has tried a lot of different techniques to try and find people willing to pay me money for my services. Some worked. Most of them didn’t. Throughout this process, even whenI’m not necessarily landing these clients for reasons out […]

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February 9, 2018

I’m A Marketer But Hate Marketing Myself.

I can’t be the only one, can I? Self-promotion makes me feel icky. Ever since I was a kid. I hated sharing what I did that summer with the class. I almost never share big life moments on Facebook. I deactivated Twitter because I didn’t want people to know what I was up to. I […]

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November 29, 2017

Social Media Automation Tools To Make Your Life Easier

A week in the life of a social media manager will reveal that no two days — not even two hours — look the same. Not only are they distributing information to large audiences, but they are also the face of the company’s social presence. This requires more than a little organization and attention to detail. Even dedicating a […]

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November 8, 2017