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Is Your Home Business Really a Small Business?

August 30, 2019
a home business can be a huge success without becoming a big businesss

On September 7th, 2019 I will have run a home business for 12 years successfully.  Over that time, I’ve discovered that although my little one-woman show gets categorized as a small business, that moniker doesn’t always fit or benefit my home office operation.  According to Small Business Trends,  69% of US entrepreneurs start their businesses from home, and…

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What is a Business Creative?

August 6, 2019
what is a business creative ?

Over the course of the last two posts, I’ve been talking about three new terms I’ve begun using here on my website and the Tips from T.Marie blog.  They also happen to describe the type of businesses I provide services to.  Those terms, solopreneur, coaches and business creatives are relatively new terms in the business…

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Coaches; 6 Types & 10 Ways They Can Use Online Technology?

July 31, 2019
Coaches and Online Technology

In my last post, I discussed the fact that I’ve started using three specific terms to describe the clients that I work with.  In this post, we’re going to focus on the second type of business, coaches.  Once upon a time the word coach almost exclusively had to do with sports. Over the years, the…

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What is a Solopreneur? Two Secrets to Success As One

July 24, 2019
what is a solopreneur

You may have seen that I’ve included a few new terms on the pages of my website.  Specifically, on my services page, you will notice them right at the top. It says, “Solopreneurs, Coaches, and Creatives”.  It’s at the top of the page because these are the business people I specialize in providing assistance to. …

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Keeping Clients; The True Secret to Success

July 2, 2019
keeping clients is the secret to success

The number one question I’m asked by the students who take my best-selling course Work from Home as a Virtual Assistant is “How do I get clients?”  Ironically, not one student has ever asked me, “How to do I keep clients?”  While the importance of getting clients can’t be argued, knowing how to keep them…

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6 Summer Project Ideas for Your Business

June 17, 2019
summer project ideas

Tonight, the Strawberry Moon will rise, the first full moon of Summer 2019.  School may already be out where you are or perhaps this is the final week like it is here.  Summer has arrived. What does that mean for your business?  For many of us, it means things will get a little bit slower.…

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Scary Email Scams: They Have My Password!

June 13, 2019
what to do about scary email scams

I’ve written about email scams here before, but just like everything online, scams have changed over the years. From phishing emails pretending to be trusted companies you do business with to shady characters demanding money to save your reputation, identifying email scams can be tricky.  Here’s one of the latest and what you should do…

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