Startup & Small Business

Here’s How to Start Your Web Design Business Now

Maybe you’ve been building websites for fun, and you’re darn good at it. Perhaps you’re the developer your colleagues always ask for design suggestions. Or maybe you’ve just visited too many websites with janky layouts, fonts and UX—and you know for a fact you can...

5 Customer Service Add-ons That Your Small Biz Can Use to Compete With the Big Dogs

My best friend’s birthday is only a few days away. So, I wanted to buy her a memorable gift to highlight our 10 years of friendship.I finally decided on this crafty, yet elegant picture frame. But first, I needed to confirm a few details before my purchase. Luckily,...

How to Create Foolproof Freelance Proposals

Even before the COVID-19 pandemic, handfuls of workers left their 9-5 jobs to start freelance businesses.As of 2019, 7 million Americans worked in the freelance economy. Reports show these freelancers were earning more per hour than 70% of the workers in the U.S....
Planning a New Career? Time to Build Your New Personal Brand

Planning a New Career? Time to Build Your New Personal Brand

Ready to start a new phase in your working life? You need to let potential employers or clients know what you’re doing now. That means it’s time to update (or create) your personal brand. Let’s walk through that process now. This post is part of our blog series,...

How to Update a WooCommerce Store That Was Built For You

How to Update a WooCommerce Store That Was Built For You

If you’re new to the eCommerce world, you may have made a smart choice and hired a developer to set up your WordPress site and your WooCommerce store.If you have an excellent eCommerce business, but little experience owning and operating a website, leaning on a...

Why Now Is the Perfect Time to Make a Career Change

Why Now Is the Perfect Time to Make a Career Change

Thinking about overhauling your career right now? You have lots of company!Uncertainty and change have a lot of people asking if they’re doing what they really want to do. Many people who are out of work want a new career that’s crisis-proof. Parents need a work-life...