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January Reset: Social Media Guidelines

January Reset: Social Media Guidelines

There is nothing that seems to bring more angst, stress, and even fear to those in online ministry and business than social media. Which platforms are the best? How many days a week should I post? What should I post? ... Read more
January Reset: 3 Tips for Managing Email

January Reset: 3 Tips for Managing Email

Before we close our 2022 planners and open the crisp new ones, blank with possibilities for 2023, there are some things we can do to make way for all those possibilities. We need to unload some things and straighten up ... Read more
January Reset Financial Stewardship

January Reset: Financial Stewardship

This is it!  The last week of our January Reset… a month spent cleaning up our ministry and biz clutter to make room for the new opportunities God has for us in 2023. Are you ready to talk about financial ... Read more
January Reset: Organizing Digital Files

January Reset: Organizing Digital Files

Here we are in our second week of January Reset … time we have set aside to clear out some of our ministry and business clutter and make way for the amazing opportunities God has in store for us this ... Read more

What I Learned from Launching A Podcast

When my business coach first told me I needed to start a podcast, I thought I’d rather poke my eyes out with a hot needle. I was very familiar with the podcasting world.  At that point, I had been a ... Read more

My Favorites from the Amazon 3-for-2 Book Sale!

Note:  The 3-for-2 deal in this post has expired, but most of these books are still on sale.  Check them out, along with other deals in the Amazon Prime Day sales. You’ve been waiting for it an it’s finally here!  ... Read more

The Most Unexpected Productivity Tip for Writers and Creatives

When it comes to productivity tips for writers and creatives, most of them come down to removing distractions. Turn off your notifications, close your extra browser tabs, prioritize you to-do list to the three most important things to do today ... Read more

How to Find Affordable Help for Your Online Business or Ministry

Running a solo business or ministry is tough. So many things to do, and they all fall on you.  It is exhausting, lonely and means you spend less time doing the work of your heart. How would it feel to ... Read more

Lessons Learned from My Recent Product Launch

I’ve spent the last few months writing, developing, and presenting a course about developing partnerships and collaborations in an online business. I learned a few things along the way and wanted to share them with you. Lesson 1: Make sure ... Read more

How Bryan Harris’ Growth Tools Fueled My Product Launch

Launching a new product can be a bit of a rollercoaster experience.  Lots of ups and downs, and you never know what is around the next corner to spin you upside-down. There are many courses and tools and masterminds out ... Read more

Three Reasons You Don’t Collaborate and How To Get Over It

Recently, I polled some of my readers about collaborations.  Many of them use collaborations regularly, but some of them never have.  I asked that second group why and then boiled their responses down to these three reasons: Not sure they ... Read more

Your Leadership Identity in Christ

Have you ever given thought to your identity in Christ? It’s something I have heard a lot about over the years and wrestled with on a personal level.  Recently, my pastor spoke on our identity in Christ, and it really ... Read more

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