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What’s a Platform?

When I started writing after my husband died a few years ago, I had no idea I would end up writing a bestselling book about it. Back then, I didn’t know anything about the publishing market. I didn’t know anything about the world of experts and online marketing. And I

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5 Ways to Make Money From Media Appearances

Most authors and business owners think getting on TV will magically increase their sales and bring in boatloads of money. The harsh truth is that even a national TV appearance won’t change your financial success UNLESS you use your media appearances in the right way. The appearance itself may bring

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5 Ways to Have a Stress-Free Vacation

A couple weeks ago I featured a post on keeping your office organized from a fantastic writer and fellow lifestyle expert, Sarah Landrum. When she offered to do another article, I jumped at the chance and she is now going to be a regular contributor to the Happy Hour Effect

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5 Benefits of a Great Business Coach

What the heck can a business coach do for me that I can’t do for myself? I mean, I AM a coach myself helping other entrepreneurs grow their businesses, manage stress and position themselves for success. Well – I can simply say without hesitation that without the MULTIPLE coaches I

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5 Stress-Less Office Organization Tips

I’m an admitted messy person. Well – maybe messy isn’t the right word. It’s more like organized chaos – and it’s in very specific areas of my home – my office being the main one. I know where things are (usually) but it sure doesn’t look very pretty. For 2015, one

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5 Ways NOT to Handle Job Stress

I am so excited to have Kate Wilson guest writing for Happy Hour Effect this week! I absolutely love her tips on job stress. Enjoy! 5 Ways NOT to Handle Job Stress By Kate Wilson If you’re like the majority of working Americans, you experience stress on the job. Dealing

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What’s a Platform?

When I started writing after my husband died a few years ago, I had no idea I would end up writing a bestselling book about it. Back then, I didn’t know anything about the publishing market. I didn’t know anything about the world of experts and online marketing. And I

Read More »

5 Ways to Make Money From Media Appearances

Most authors and business owners think getting on TV will magically increase their sales and bring in boatloads of money. The harsh truth is that even a national TV appearance won’t change your financial success UNLESS you use your media appearances in the right way. The appearance itself may bring

Read More »

5 Ways to Have a Stress-Free Vacation

A couple weeks ago I featured a post on keeping your office organized from a fantastic writer and fellow lifestyle expert, Sarah Landrum. When she offered to do another article, I jumped at the chance and she is now going to be a regular contributor to the Happy Hour Effect

Read More »

5 Benefits of a Great Business Coach

What the heck can a business coach do for me that I can’t do for myself? I mean, I AM a coach myself helping other entrepreneurs grow their businesses, manage stress and position themselves for success. Well – I can simply say without hesitation that without the MULTIPLE coaches I

Read More »

5 Stress-Less Office Organization Tips

I’m an admitted messy person. Well – maybe messy isn’t the right word. It’s more like organized chaos – and it’s in very specific areas of my home – my office being the main one. I know where things are (usually) but it sure doesn’t look very pretty. For 2015, one

Read More »

5 Ways NOT to Handle Job Stress

I am so excited to have Kate Wilson guest writing for Happy Hour Effect this week! I absolutely love her tips on job stress. Enjoy! 5 Ways NOT to Handle Job Stress By Kate Wilson If you’re like the majority of working Americans, you experience stress on the job. Dealing

Read More »