Easy Expense Reports with Expensify

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

7 Content Creation Apps For Your Business

Despite the value that content creation can bring to a business, there are a couple of reasons why webpreneurs shudder at the thought of it – reasons which may not necessarily be true. And it’s because of these that they only expend a minimum to mediocre amount of their resources to amp up their website’s

Blog More Efficiently with Coschedule

coschedule

I have a pretty busy life.  I have a wonderful wife and 3 great kids.  My life with them keeps me going.  I also have a full time job that I work.  Then there’s my consulting business which keeps me up many nights.  So I have a lot to keep me busy.  Lastly, there’s this

Working From Home With Kids

For anyone who had ever dealt with a long commute or long hours in a cubicle, working from home feels like a day off many times and should be considered a luxury.  Working from home has other benefits, such as gas savings, less wasted time (waiting in traffic), a comfortable environment, and (my favorite) you

ID Card Workshop Review

id card workshop

A couple of years ago I helped a client take their operation from a paper and file based operation to a computer based operation.  When I say paper and file I mean they were still using typewriters and processing membership renewal cards by hand.  When meant updating user data by hand in two different locations