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6 Easy Ways To Find Your Flow When Working Remotely

Let’s see if you can relate to this scenario. You wake up, set goals and intentions, and are ready to start the day. Then it’s time to get down to work and the decisions you have to make slowly eat away at that early morning momentum which turns into an afternoon of panic followed by […]

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May 30, 2019

How I’m Curating My Own Instagram Experience

I keep trying (and failing) to quit Instagram. Now I’m taking back control of my experience on the app. I’m hopelessly addicted to Instagram. Every time I try to quit, I relapse. hard. This article was originally going to be titled. “How I finally quit instagram” I’ve started writing it several times. Usually a few days […]

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May 20, 2019

How My Life Changed After 30 Days of ‘Future-Self’ Journaling

I was and still am a skeptic of manifestation and visualization tactics. Mostly because I see people using them as a type of “hack.” A way to make them feel good about themselves and their future without ever taking any real action beyond writing down the things that they want. My cynicism would tell me […]

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April 18, 2019

Ways To Set Up Foundational Support

Whether you’re working remotely, starting your own business, freelancing, or paving your own way towards achieving your goals, you shouldn’t have to do it alone. A year ago I was the person who thought she could do everything herself. I didn’t need to ask for help because I had Google and Google knows everything. Right? […]

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August 22, 2018

5 Stupid Mistakes I Made My First Year Of Freelancing

Does anyone ever really know what they’re doing when they start working with clients? I didn’t. Still haven’t really figured it out. But I’ll tell you something. When things go wrong and you chalk it up to the learning curve, you start taking mental notes of all of the things you wish people had told […]

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August 4, 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

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

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

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