Productivity

Create a Blogging Workflow to Keep Yourself Sane

Create a Blogging Workflow to Keep Yourself Sane

Do you envy those businesses and professionals who churn out thoughtful, well written articles week after week or even day after day?

Sure, they might have team members to take on some of the admin or technical tasks, allowing them to put out a ton of content, but you can too - you just need to get organized. You might not be blogging every day, but you’ll certainly be able to set up a consistent schedule for yourself. A workflow is going to help you accomplish that, and it’s going to help you stay accountable to yourself at the same time. As a bonus, having your workflows developed will make it simple out outsource parts of your blogging process when you are ready to do so!

Create a Social Media Workflow to Keep Yourself Sane

Create a Social Media Workflow to Keep Yourself Sane

Do you see those businesses out there who post on social media consistently with thoughtful, relevant content? Do you wish you could be one of them?

You don’t necessarily need a big budget or a big team - you need to get organized! A workflow is going to accomplish that, and it’s going to help you stay accountable to yourself at the same time. As a bonus, having your workflows developed will make it easy peasy to outsource when you’re ready to hand off your social media!

Figure Out Your Work Style and Be More Productive

Figure Out Your Work Style and Be More Productive

There is no 1 best way to be productive, yet we’re all looking for that magical formula to help us #GetShitDone. The truth is, your personal productivity is as unique to you as the clothes you wear. If you’re just doing what everyone else is doing because it’s the new cool thing, you could be doing yourself a disservice. You need to figure out what works for you specifically, which requires some trial and error and regular maintenance.

Copy iPhone Photos to Your Mac With a Single Tap

Copy iPhone Photos to Your Mac With a Single Tap

You take all of your photos on your iPhone, but you want to edit them before you post, and the editing apps on your phone just aren’t up to snuff or you just prefer to work from your laptop or desktop. Maybe you’ve lost your cable. Or maybe you can’t figure out Photos.

Today is your lucky day. Today I’m going to show you how to get the photos from your iPhone without having to sync your devices, fill up your Dropbox/Drive account, or send yourself a dozen emails with the photos attached.

Use Trello to Manage Your Social Media Content

Use Trello to Manage Your Social Media Content

I think it’s no secret that I love me some Trello. And it should be obvious by now that I love me some social media too. So it was inevitable that I try to marry the two. Previously, all of my content was managed in spreadsheets and folders (and still is, to some extent). But now I am streamlining a process to keep me more organized so that I always know what is coming up and have once central place to locate everything.

10 Amazing Free Tools to Power Your Business and Save Time

10 Amazing Free Tools to Power Your Business and Save Time

As small business owners and solopreneurs we are always on the lookout for free resources we can use to improve our business processes or to save us time. These are some of the latest and greatest tools I've come across, ranging from legal documentation to social analytics, event marketing to blogging.

How I Use Gmail + Trello + Evernote + Chrome to Stay Organized and Save Time

How I Use Gmail + Trello + Evernote + Chrome to Stay Organized and Save Time

Working in the social media industry requires constant vigilance, as changes are always being rolled out - and I need to be able to communicate those changes to my clients and show them how to implement them. So anything I can do to save time in my day is necessary for my sanity. Right now I use a combination of Gmail, Trello, Evernote, and Chrome - all of these are free to use.