A Simple Formula for Work-Life Balance

If you read enough self-development books, blog posts, articles, and the like, then you’ll start to notice a funny pattern. All things are possible and nothing is possible. “Positive Thinking Is Everything!” and “Action Is Everything!” “Give Away All Your Work for Free!” and “Double Your Prices, Baby!” And my personal favorites, “Work-Life Balance Is […]

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The Editor’s Notebook is my place to share the things I’m loving this week and other random links that have caught my eye. Enjoy! What I’m Loving This Week F**k That: A Guided Meditation. This is the meditation we all truly need. On Trolls, Vulnerability + Speaking Your Truth Anyway. I love, love, love this […]

Why You Must Invest in Yourself to Succeed

Back in my high school days…when dinosaurs roamed the earth…I worked at a shoe store most evenings after school and on the weekends. This being the 1990s, the most popular styles were dark, clunky, Spice Girls platform boots that would leave a trail of squashed enemies in your wake. The store dress code was strict—only […]

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The Editor’s Notebook is my place to share the things I’m loving this week and other random links that have caught my eye. Enjoy! PS, the July VIP Days are here (yay!), and I just sent the next video from the Quarterly Planning Video Series to purchasers of the 2015 Edited Year Planner. Check out […]

Book Review: Show Your Work!

Being ambitious about your career, whether you work for yourself or someone else, means you’re constantly learning new things. Like how to publish a blog post. Or how to use Google Hangouts. Or how to keep your dog quiet when she wants to chew on her loudest, squeakiest toy right in the middle of an […]

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The Editor’s Notebook is my place to share the things I’m loving this week and other random links that have caught my eye. Enjoy! By the way, I’m thrilled with the ruling from the Supreme Court legalizing gay marriage in the United States. Yay! #LoveWins What I’m Loving This Week Cat Goes for a Ride. […]

3 Essential Tools That Help Me Blog Like a Pro

I’ve been blogging for 4 years now, and I’ve learned about a million “dos and don’ts” along the way. Do be yourself and write like how you actually talk. Don’t center the text or use teeny tiny font. Do blog consistently every week. Don’t share things that have no value to your reader such as […]