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3 Ways Creative Freelancers and Entrepreneurs Can Get New Clients

Whenever one of our kids complains about how unfair life is, my husband invokes one of his blues music heroes, Buddy Guy “If you don’t think you’ve got the blues, just keep living.”    Booms and busts, bubbles and recessions, medical advancements and pandemics – if you’re lucky to be in this game long enough, you’re going to have to contend with the blues!   I’ve personally navigated 3 recessions as a business owner (2001, 2008, and 2020). Is it fun?…

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10 biz lessons I learned from throwing a birthday brunch

This past weekend I celebrated my birthday with brunch at our home. The brilliant idea to throw a party after way too long (thanks, Covid) occurred to me during a rare kid-free breakfast with my husband in a lively local coffee shop. Buoyed by caffeine, pastries, and the joy I’ve always felt about birthdays, I put together a guest list and had the Paperless Post sent by the end of the day. No going back now, it was on the…

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