An Extra Set of Hands With SnakeClamp

Have you ever needed an extra set of hands?  If you are a small business owner then I’m sure there have been times when you needed one, or two, or a hundred extra hands.  Well, I am looking at a product today that may be just what you’re looking for.  I was contacted by a

Twitter Small Business Planner


I was flipping through my regular Google search of “small business apps” tonight and I ran across something new that intrigued me.  Twitter Small Business Planner is a new app from Twitter.  It is obviously aimed at small business owners and it’s goal is to help them plan their marketing activities.  Twitter released this app

Manage Your Business Cards With WorldCard Mobile Phone Kit


If you’ve been reading my site since it was MobileApps4Biz then you know I started this whole “blogging” thing so that I could find apps to help me in my consulting business.  There are so many app review sites out there but it’s hard to find one that focuses on business applications.   Business cards

Keep Track of Stuff With Boxmeup

I’m not sure about you but I have “stuff” everywhere. I have several boxes of items from my childhood that I’ve been carrying around for years.  Every time I move I end up with more boxes of stuff.   Here’s the fun part.  There always comes up a situation where I need something that I

Back Up Your Website

back up your website

Do you have a personal website?  What about a business website or blog?   How do you back up your website?  I hear the crickets out there.  There are way too many people who don’t do regular (or any) back ups for their site.    I think it’s human nature to think that nothing bad

Easy Expense Reports with Expensify


Are you a freelancer of consultant? If so then you know the importance of tracking your expenses including billable time.  It’s a topic that I have written about many times on this site and my previous site.  The fact is that if you don’t track your time accurately then you miss out on getting paid.

My First YouTube Video – Coschedule

I’ve been blogging for a few years now (not on this site) and so far I’ve dipped my toes in Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Pinterest.  But I have never taken the YouTube plunge….until now.  I recently was working out of town and had some free time in the hotel.  As a side note, I really

Should I Quit My Day Job?

should I quit my day job?

A question for many people who hold down day jobs while working for themselves on the side is should I quit my day job.   This is a personal question that must be answered individually.    But the question still remains should you quit your day job?  I’m going to look at some of the

The Coolest Cooler Around

Today’s post is a hybrid post.  I usually blog about either business stuff or family stuff.  But today I am writing about a topic that touches on both of those areas.   Have you ever heard of Kickstarter?  Kickstarter is a form of crowdfunding.  Which means that you create your project and tell people why

Proposal Tools For Freelancers: BidSketch

One of the most difficult parts of being a freelancer is securing new projects.  It’s a competitive out there today.  A slow economy has created a situation where many people begin doing freelance work on the side.  This means that you have to do something to set yourself apart from the crowd. Many times the