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10 Tips for Staying Focused at Work When You’re Distracted

These tips for staying focused at work are especially helpful if you’re distracted by problems at home. Not only do you owe it to your job and fellow employees to leave your problems at home, staying focused at work can give you a healthy “time out.” Sharpening your work focus may be just the distraction you need – and that’s what these tips are all about.

30 Home Based Business Ideas With No Start Up Costs

Want to work from your home as a drop shipper or a party planner? Here are 30 home based business ideas, to help you figure out how to make money on the side without paying start up costs. If the idea of a home based business is new to you, read The $100 Startup: Reinvent the Way You Make a Living, […]

4 Foolproof Blogging Tips for Women Over 40 – Day 4

When I started blogging eight years ago, I jumped right in without thinking twice. Here are my most important blogging tips, geared towards women over 40 who are just beginning to blog. In Everything But the Posts: Tips, Advice, and Templates From a Blogger Who Has Been in Your Shoes, Becca Ludlum gives you tips about setting up your blog, […]

How to Blog: Best Practices and Resources – Day 3

Learning how to blog is an ongoing process – and it’s much easier when you get these “best practices” under your belt. Blogging, social media, website design, and content creation are new to us women in midlife! We didn’t grow up on smart phones and iPads, and the learning curve can be steep. Speaking of learning curves…do you know how […]

How to Start a Food Truck Business

Here’s how one entrepreneur figured out how to start a food truck business. She started by sharing her Christmas baking to is now the owner of a mobile bakery. Coni Brigner tells us how she started her food truck business – right from coming with the idea and business plan for Sweets on the Streets. A blog post could never […]

How to Convince People to Say Yes – 5 Persuasion Techniques

Knowing how to convince people to say yes to your requests will make your life blissful! These five persuasion techniques will help you ask for what you want — and get it. “There is only one way to get anybody to do anything. And that is by making the other person want to do it.” ~ Dale Carnegie. The first […]