Blog - the happy solopreneur
Get ready for your next big opportunity

Get ready for your next big opportunity

Imagine it. The phone rings... and on the other end is Oprah's assistant, a producer from Shark Tank, a buyer from Neiman Marcus or (insert your dream client here). Are you ready? Sometimes it isn't even the big opportunities- it's the smaller ones that can throw you...

What is a Solopreneur Anyway?

What is a Solopreneur Anyway?

Why you are probably a solopreneur and didn't even know it Chances are if you landed here, you may already be a solopreneur, even if you have never defined yourself that way. A solopreneur is an entrepreneur who primarily works alone. There are limitless occupations...

Creating Your Ideal Work Day – Tips for Solopreneurs

Creating Your Ideal Work Day – Tips for Solopreneurs

I basically spent the entire first year of building my business in Quadrant I. You remember Quadrant I, right? It’s that space where you can only work on Urgent and Important matters, and it has you wanting to delete all other calendar appointments other than Happy...

The Romance and Realism of Entrepreneurship

The Romance and Realism of Entrepreneurship

Anyone who has ever punched a clock before has had a fantasy about pushing away from their desk, standing up and tossing meeting notes in the air, and then proceeding to walk out of the door forever, in search of their own small business over the horizon. I mean...

How to Create Money Making Service Packages

How to Create Money Making Service Packages

I love to  buy products that come in pretty packages. My favorites are cosmetics and stationery, but I can be a sucker for anything that's wrapped up nicely because the packaging can make whatever is inside seem very exciting. It’s easy to create a pretty package when...

A Really Easy Guide to Branding

A Really Easy Guide to Branding

You want your customers to love you? Right? We all do. But before you can get your beloved customers and potential customers to love you, you have to really know who they are and what they desire. I often work with business owners to help them figure out who their...

Feeling Down? Stay Present to Stay Inspired

Feeling Down? Stay Present to Stay Inspired

The honeymoon is over and the romance is fizzling out. You dreamed for years of letting go of your 9-5 and making yourself a boss. And alas, here you are- no one to answer to, no one giving you mandatory performance reviews, and….no consistent paycheck. You see your...

Prioritize or Perish: Write Your Not-To-Do List Today

Prioritize or Perish: Write Your Not-To-Do List Today

Prioritizing for entrepreneurs is on the same level as breathing for all living things; it’s that important. You are going to have approximately 1,385 things that need your attention, all at the same time, and if you don’t know how to prioritize those tasks, then you...