Posts by TMarieHilton

6 Signs You’ve Fallen Into The Employee Mentality Pit

As the instructor of a best-selling online course teaching individuals how to work from home as a virtual assistant, I get plenty of questions.  A recent one reminded me of one of the pitfalls to avoid when starting and running your own business.  It’s entirely too easy to fall into the deep, dark pit of…

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Forget Resolutions, in 2019 I’m Going to Reach…What About You?

words not resolutions

Welcome to 2019.  To be completely honest, I’ve never been much of a “New Year’ fan.  All the hoopla about making resolutions that wind up broken before winter winds stop blowing. I grew tired of the marketing cry of an entire industry telling us we weren’t thin, fit, rich or organized enough and that we…

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I Found 7 Nuggets of Business Wisdom In Quotes [with Sharable Memes]

7 nuggets of business wisdom in quotes

Everyone loves quotes. Little tidbits of wisdom shared by historical figures, celebrities, authors; just about anyone really.  As part of my job, I often find myself searching for quotes on various topics and turning them into shareable memes for some of my clients. In my searches, I come across quotes that are profound, funny, touching,…

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4 Amazing Women Bloggers On My Reading List

Amazing women who blog

When I first started out my blog reading list was populated by the likes of Gary V, Mike Michalawicz, Chris Brogan and Seth Godin.  While they give some great business advice, as time has marched on and my business has gone from a struggling startup to a well-established one-woman show, I’m finding myself drawn to…

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5 Side-Gigs That Can Add Additional Income to Your Business

Add additional income to your business with a side-gig

If you are a small business owner or freelancer, you know that one of the disadvantages of being your own boss can often be the fluctuation in your income.  Often how much income and when that income becomes available to you each month can be hit or miss.  Some self-employed individuals plan ahead for the…

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