Category Archives: Smart Small Business Advice

SSP 001: 3 Simple Steps to Get Unblocked and Start Making Moves

Welcome to this first ever episode of the SistaSense Success Podcast Series. Today it’s all about Make Move’s Monday – a  time for you and I to identify those things that might be holding you back while exploring solutions that can potentially move you and your business forward. Show Notes [1:15] Understanding the Importance of […]

Why I Chose Shopify to Setup My Online T-Shirt Business

When I launched my own custom T-Shirts online store, I decided to build my new brand using the Shopify platform. Why? Most of my new products are printed through Printful, a print on demand drop shipping service that makes it easy to create and outsource the production of your own custom t-shirts, mugs and more. […]

Great Reads for Highly Driven Women Entrepreneurs Looking to Set Goals and Achieve Success

When you are building your business on a budget, a good book can feel like a private session with your favorite mentor. In the spirit of keeping you inspired on your startup journey, today I’d like to share a few books from some of my favorite mentors, Steve Harvey, Valorie Burton, Tim Ferriss and Danielle […]

On the Path to Achieving Success: Give Yourself the Gift of One Year

There are four steps to achievement: Plan purposefully. Prepare prayerfully. Proceed positively. Pursue persistently. Start with a plan and pursue it persistently. Your ability to achieve success depends upon how well you can master your craft. The only way you can fail as an entrepreneur is if you quit, which means your sole focus right […]

If You Want Better Web Traffic, You Need Better Tools

Today’s top bloggers and business owners are integrating sign up forms in new places on their website. Some have started integrating forms directly into their posts, while others are using large forms within their header as the first thing visitors see on their page. These new smart list building features are available inside the SumoMe […]

Do you need an online store? New Web Entrepreneurs Should Try Selz

You can’t have an online business without an online store. I’ve used and absolutely loved PayPal for well over ten years, but sometimes clients want alternative payment methods. A few years back, I discovered the Selz platform and today it’s an absolute everyday essential for me. You can easily sell digital products, physical products and […]

5 Ways to Get Back To Business: Free Challenge for Women Entrepreneurs

Are you looking for free online courses or training videos designed with women entrepreneurs in mind? Well, today I get to tell you all about my free Back to Business 5-Day Challenge, which includes 5 amazing webinars for women entrepreneurs in need of motivation combined with smart online business building solutions. These training videos are […]

Sales Rule #3 for Woman Entrepreneurs: Content is King, but Consistency is Queen

The words ‘sales’ and ‘selling’ are two of the nastiest words for most of the women entrepreneurs that I know. Those who struggle with saying these words all too often struggle with generating sales as well. They tell me these words make them feel ‘dirty’ and sometimes even ‘sleezy’. They tell me they don’t want […]

Website Design Inspiration for Coaches, Mentors, and Service Professionals

As a web designer, my job is never boring! Every week I have a different new project to work on. As I look back on some of my favorite projects, this website for coach Gail K Allen, is one of my favorites. For this project I redesigned her website to create a brighter look and […]

100+ Act Now. Get Clear. Fight the Fear. Productivity and Success Quotes for Women Entrepreneurs

The things we know to be true and the things we want to be true don’t always match up. For instance, we all know that Rome wasn’t built in a day and yet every entrepreneur dreams of being an overnight success. Go figure! In this digital age of instant gratification and information overload, it is […]

Get Unstuck: How to Move Forward When You Are Waiting On Other People

  Today’s Get Unstuck question is this: “I am ready to move forward with my business vision, but I am so frustrated with “” person/people because I am still waiting for them to “complete/edit/send back/approve” my “” stuff. How can I start to put my business plan in motion when they are holding me back?” […]

Sales Rule #2 for Woman Entrepreneurs: Confused Buyers Don’t Buy

The words ‘sales’ and ‘selling’ are two of the nastiest words for most of the women entrepreneurs that I know. Those who struggle with saying these words all too often struggle with generating sales as well. They tell me these words make them feel ‘dirty’ and sometimes even ‘sleezy’. They tell me they don’t want […]