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Entrepreneurship, Marketing

August 26, 2021

Did You Forget the Ketchup in Your Marketing Strategy?

This article was originally published on Entrepreneur  Recently, my family and I headed down to the Columbia River to have a BBQ because summer equals hamburgers, am I right? It was a beautiful summer day, and we were all excited because we all love hamburgers. We really don’t eat them a ton, so when we do, we’re excited. Anyway, […]

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Entrepreneurship

August 10, 2021

I Made This Simple Mistake and Lost My Entire Business at Its Peak

Originally published on Entrepreneur  It was May 12, 2014. I’ll never forget the day we received our cease and desist order because it was my husband’s 33rd birthday. A few days earlier, we’d had one of the biggest weekends our organic farm and brewery had ever had, so we were ready to celebrate! We were completely blindsided by this small […]

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Entrepreneurship, Strategy

March 14, 2021

The Benefits of DIY Digital Marketing in 2021

There’s a big misconception that small business owners + entrepreneurs can’t effectively do their own digital marketing to grow their business. There is somewhat of an unspoken belief that it’s too hard and confusing to do on their own.  That’s simply not true. Don’t get me wrong, digital marketing can be hard.  But, that’s only […]

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Strategy

August 10, 2020

Not Seeing Any Results From Your Marketing? Here’s Why!

Last week I talked about the missing ingredient that many businesses forget…their marketing foundation. I wanted to dive in a little deeper so you you can work on your marketing foundation and start getting results in your business! Buyer Persona Effective marketing starts with knowing who you are targeting. You need to take some time […]

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Business Tips, Strategy

April 9, 2020

5 Free Ways to Market Your Business

I know a lot of small business owners are worried right now and with good reason. Things are so uncertain, people are out of jobs, spending less, we can’t leave the house to buy things, etc. so I wanted to provide some FREE ways to market your business! I’ve wanted to write this blog for […]

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Social Media

March 11, 2020

Everything You Need To Know About Instagram in 2020

I get asked about Instagram ALL.THE.TIME so I wanted to really give y’all a complete “How To” guide so you can start seeing results on this awesome platform. Keep reading to learn everything you need to know about Instagram in 2020! Two things first: *Before I dive in, I just want to emphasize how important […]

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Strategy

November 26, 2019

Marketing Tips for Business Owners

I talk to a lot of business owners and many tell me that they’re really not sure what they should be doing to market their business. So, I thought I’d put together some simple tips that you can start implementing now to start seeing results!  Utilize Social Media It’s free and pretty easy to use! […]

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Entrepreneurship

November 14, 2019

Confessions of An Entrepreneur

When I originally had the idea to write this blog, it was going to be funny. I was going to include all kinds of memes, because they’re fun and easy. But, a few things happened recently that made me decide to go in a different direction. And I felt compelled to share some hard things, […]

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Podcast

September 4, 2019

What I’ve Learned From Launching Bubbles & Biz Podcast

Hey ya’ll!! It’s been a hot minute since my last blog and I’m sorry! This summer has been nuts with kids, family visiting and work. It’s been great, but I am so ready for fall because it’s my favorite season! Things slow down, the leaves are so beautiful and football 🙂  The other thing that […]

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SEO

May 15, 2019

3 Things About SEO You Should Know

SEO…what does that mean? Technically it stands for search engine optimization, but it really means all the things we can do to get found on the internet 🙂 I talk to a lot of small business owners who 1. don’t understand it, 2. need it and 3. have no idea how to do it. I’m […]