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Build your Email List

Disclosure: This post includes links to affiliate companies where I may earn a commission if you purchase through the link.  This comes as no additional cost to you, but this author may be paid. Social media is awesome, Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, great places to meet people, but it’s important to have them follow you off from the platform to your own.  If you’re providing value, they won’t have any problem doing that, but they have to know how. Consider how we meet people in real life. You meet someone at the park, a meeting, the coffee shop, through mutual friends – those are the real life social platforms we use. […]

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Inspired Writing

What inspires your writing? Is it a quote, a feeling, a story told? For me it is being in tune, a moment, whether it comes from travel or conversation, that inspires the first line. Without the first line, I can’t even begin. My lifestyle has a lot of movement in it. I’ve been couch surfing since September. We are modern day nomads, people who travel full time, staying with others where available, sometimes hotels, most days in our RV, but not for the last few months as it has been in the cabinet maker’s shop. I’ll be honest, I’m ready to be back in my own space. But the time […]

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Fiction: Recommended Authors

Each year my goal is to read 52 books. Since 2006, I have kept track of the titles, as I get to the end of the year, I’m usually working hard to make sure I complete my task. I almost always fall short, somewhere around the 39-42 mark is where I end, but a book a week is still the goal. This year I started to slack on writing them down and about midyear, I panicked. What had I read? How many have I read? I’m still trying to remember. I’m a big fan of great storytellers, in fiction, I only recommend authors who delight. I don’t much care what […]

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Sharing your space: Joining the share economy with AirBnb

Have you considered opening your home to AirBnb guests?  It seems like an easy way to be part of the share community, but what does it really take?  Let me walk you through what we did. We have a four bedroom boutique hotel that we also list on AirBnb, it’s a little different than having our home open, but the concepts are the same. Instead of immediately focusing on the AirBnb needs, focus on your guests.  If you frequent hotels, what are your expectations?  I look for the following: White linens Multiple pillows (with different levels of firmness) A comfortable bed A place to charge a USB cord Clean corners […]

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