Managing your e-mail inbox can be a bit overwhelming at times -- especially if you've found yourself subscribed to hundreds of e-mail subscriptions, newsletters and other lists. It can be time consuming and tedious to unsubscribe from each newsletter individually but the benefits of having fewer … Read more about Rid Your Inbox of Subscriptions with This Simple + Free Tool
I sat on my couch, wrapped in a comfy blanket, holding my smartphone in one hand while my other hand rolled strands of hair nervously. I was engrossed in an article that someone had shared from an online newspaper that told the story of a serial killer -- a story that was long and peppered with … Read more about Readability & The Website : How Advertising Can Steal from a Visitor’s Experience
If you're anything like me, the thought of planning out an entire year may seem a bit overwhelming and this sense of dread may cause you to shy away from getting your thoughts down on paper and increasing your overall clarity for the 365 days ahead. However, not planning out what your year looks … Read more about Goal-Setting and Business Planning for 2017 : Here’s Where to Start
Branding your e-books and workbooks is crucial to creating a consistent look and feel across the board. Here are two covers I created recently that have very different looks but that tell a story and match the client's brand image perfectly. … Read more about E-Book and Workbook Covers
Disclaimer: Before you read any further: if you are a brand or business, this does not apply to you. I have much different advice for handling negative comments when you are a brand or business -- this post applies only to personal profiles / social accounts. *** There's been much said about … Read more about Why I Delete Negative Social Media Comments
People think the creative process is a linear one. You get asked to do something, create something, come up with the idea or perhaps you're building or creating something for yourself... so you start with the idea and then look at your notebook or sketchpad or blank domain name and think, "OKAY... … Read more about The Creative Process
Today was a snow day for us and I had Willow home with me. Given that I work from home, I need to make sure that I have clear boundaries in place and set expectations with everyone around me so that the ship continues to steer in the proper direction. Since I've experienced the … Read more about How to Work at Home When Your Kid is Home With You
The LinkedIn Publisher can be a great way to get more eyes on your content and ultimately, back to your blog. In this short tutorial, I'll teach you how to use the Publisher to post a blog post in less than 10 minutes. Questions? Ask on social! Ping me @erinblaskie on Twitter or use the links … Read more about How Do I Publish a Blog Post to LinkedIn?