Three Simple Steps to Being More Adaptable

Three Simple Steps to Being More Adaptable   Change is an inevitable part of life. Nothing stays the same, and as life Changes so does the need to be adaptable. Those who are stuck in their ways will be left in the dust by those willing to embrace change and grow from...

Common Misconceptions on the Path to Success

Success is a very broad term. There are so many ways to measure success. How do you know which one is right for you? There are many notions out there that we can misconceive as the right ones for us. I’m going to share with you the most common measurements people use....

How to Reframe Fear; Are You Scared or Just Unsure?

Last week, we started our journey to reframing our minds. We started by talking about my favorite, failure. (If you missed it, you can click here to catch up.) This week I want to talk about something that MANY people misunderstand - FEAR. Have you ever tried to...

5 Ways to Embrace Fear; Don’t Fight it!

It’s common to have fear when you’re running your own business. Even more so when you’re first starting out. It’s important not to try and bury your fear or fight it. Embrace the things you’re afraid of. Growth comes when we challenge ourselves. What most people are...

How To Reframe Failure: You Can’t Fail if you Don’t Quit.

When you think failure, what comes to mind? Does it evoke a feeling or reaction? I’ve learned throughout my journey that one’s perception weighs so heavily on our decisions. There many don’t understand this concept. I’ve had to learn to embrace it. Our perceptions are...

How to Be Productive in the Midst of Crisis

I can't think of anyone who escapes life's challenges. While it might seem at times that some people get more than their share, someday a crisis will happen to you. You will find yourself in a crisis of some sorts. It could be a health crisis, marriage or relationship...

Is ‘Doing it Your Way’ Actually the Only Way?

Recently, I was reading a post from Neil Patel about the future of entrepreneurship. It talks about the way the industry is shifting and about how themes such as disruptive innovation and remote team structure are taking the lead. I found great value and insight,...

Think You Are Cut Out to Be an Entrepreneur?

We wholeheartedly believe in the entrepreneur lifestyle here at Sassy Lasses. We are entrepreneurs and enjoy helping others take the plunge too. It is an easy task for us to create a long list of reasons why we love the entrepreneurial journey, but it is not for the...

How to Set Your Work Pace for Success

As entrepreneurs, the good news is, we set our own work pace.  The bad news is, we set our own work pace.   Having the luxury of setting your own pace is not without its challenges. It takes a certain level of determination to push yourself out of comfort zones. If...

Mobile Marketing: The Most Undervalued Marketing Tool?

If someone were to ask you about the first thoughts that popped into your head when they suggested marketing for a business you’d probably consider social media, traditional TV, and print adverts. Maybe you’d even consider email marketing but did you know that Mobile...

No More Struggling to Think of Blog Topics

If you blog, the day will come when you find yourself staring at a blank page seeking inspiration for topics. You work hard to be consistent in your blog posting schedule and the pressure is on. What to do? Don't panic. We have a fix for that! Actually, we have...

If you are going to blog for business… DO IT RIGHT!

Entrepreneurs are often asking me; “Why isn’t my blog bringing in traffic?”. They express that they write, they share, but it doesn’t seem to be making much of an impact. The first thing I asked them, “Are you doing it right?” Many can’t answer my question, so it got...

How to Create Winning Product Descriptions

You can have the absolute best product, and it still won’t be enough to guarantee success when it comes to marketing online. Your readers need to know exactly why your item is the perfect choice for them. Setting yourself apart from the other merchants ensures it’s...

5 Healthy Ways to Reduce the Noise of Social Media

Social media today is full of advertising, personal interest stories, and anxiety - NOISE. Some people won't come near it and others are completely immersed.  Teens are spending more than one-third of their days consuming media. That's almost 9 hours spent sifting...

How to Write a Headline that Sells

How to Write a Headline that Sells Your headline is the single most important sentence of your entire Post. The rest of the page may be alluring. But without a strong headline, potential customers might never get that far. So, it makes sense that the process for...

The Evolution of an Entrepreneur Through the Eyes of Her Husband.

Sassy Lasses is a company founded on the core values of honesty and integrity above all else. We’re committed to the little guys; To the set-up and evolution of our clients. Sassy Lasses is the embodiment of all the hard work, love, dedication and perseverance shown...

Do you want a Virtual Assistant? Consider these 5 things first.

As a busy entrepreneur, what could be more appealing than being able to hire an assistant? Someone who works virtually and whom can manage your every need? Considering the industry continues to grow, I’d say not much. Sassy Lasses is a Virtual Office and Creative...

How to Start a Conversation: Musings from an Introvert

For those that know me, you know that a face-to-face conversation can be paralyzing for me. It’s not that I don’t find people interesting or enjoyable, that’s not it at all. In my case, I would be overwhelmed by “what-ifs” and “maybes” before I’ve even begun. I would...

3 Success Secrets To Maximize Your Productivity

No matter where you do business, you want to maximize your productivity to get the most out of what you do. Work smarter not harder. I’ve broken it down into 3 core concepts that I use to ensure success. By embracing these 3 techniques you will increase your...

How to Overcome Procrastination Now [VIDEO]

How often do you put off doing tasks you don't want to do?   If it's more often than you care to admit, you are not alone. Procrastination affects most of us in some way, at least from time to time. It takes self-discipline to convince yourself do the things you...

Social Media: You Don’t Need to be a Pro, You Need to be Consistent

If you're out there reading this (and were anything like me when I started) you're afraid of Social Media. You know that you need it, but the concept is big and scary. You see videos and courses, professionals and gurus, but no clear-cut answers. You're not starting...

How to Best Motivate Yourself… and Others: Positive Reinforcement [VIDEO]

From my experience, successful entrepreneurs are masters of self motivation strategies. It’s an absolute must. Being an entrepreneur, the self motivation and the drive of your group is on you. There is no boss to answer to. You must learn to make yourself do the...

The Gift of Writing; Not Just a Means to an End

There is a feeling I get when writing. I have a hard time putting it into words. Maybe that's because the emotion is more complex than just joy or excitement. There are a lot of things in life that drive us to focus on certain emotions. I can't think of many things...

Personal Growth Solution: Get Out of the Comfort Zone

Few things will propel you forward like stretching your limits will. On the flip side of that,staying comfy cozy all the time will get you nowhere. Comfort zones might sound nice, but they are death to progress. The sad truth is, many don't even realize they live...

Self Improvement; Children can do it, can you?

via GIPHY I wanted to start off by saying that the inspiration for this post came from a most amazing source. Recently my wife brought to my attention a brand of roll-up plush toys called Popples. For those of you who don't know, Popples are these cute critters that...

How to Harness the Power of the Quarter Hour

via GIPHY Do you tend to run out of day before you run out of to-do list? Are there tasks that keep getting moved forward to the next day's list....but they never get done? Do large projects overwhelm or intimidate you? Do you have a hard time maintaining focus on the...

Understanding Guilt and Shame (and why you need to know the difference!)

I want to start off this post by saying that yes, unequivocally, guilt and shame are two different things. In many situations, guilt and shame go hand in hand. It can feel that there is no distinction. Today I’m going to help you understand the difference between the...

Happiness Hack: Harnessing Karma to Get Out What You Give

If you've been applying our happiness hacks, you are living a happier life by being more authentic. You're retraining your brain by wearing out the positive paths. Now, you're ready for some fun with our third happiness hack. The Third Key: Give out whatever it is you...

Happiness Hack: It’s All in Your Head

via GIPHY If you ask people what they want most in life, most will say “just to be happy”. Most of us then spend the bulk of our lives in pursuit of it, only to find it ever-elusive. Like Dorothy and her ruby slippers, we've been hunting without when the key was...

Do Red-Hot Customers Make You Want to Lose Your Cool?

Let’s face it, we’ve all had those customers that just push our buttons and makes us want to flip our lid. However, with the invention of social media, losing our cool in a public forum could lead to serious, business-killing consequences.  It’s now more important...

Happiness Hack: Just Be You, All You, All the Time

Once upon a time, you were perfectly happy. You probably don't remember it. It was when you were a young child. Back then, left all alone with nobody to tell you what to do, you were purely and simply happy. You didn't strive and struggle to be happy - you just were....

Flashback Five Years – My Journey from Victim To Survivor

Today, I’m going to tell you a story. My intention is to show you anything is possible.It’s to show you that every adversity has a silver lining, and that any challenge can be overcome if you decide to do so. I want you to read this and feel empowered, much as I feel...

How to Manage Your Emotions in Three Simple Steps

All of us have struggled to control our emotions from time to time. It would seem odd to not feel emotional over events like a marriage or birth of a baby. Or, the opposite end of the spectrum, over situations like a death in the family or a serious traumatic event....

Beat Blogging Burnout and Boost Your Bottom Line

via GIPHY As the dog days of summer drag on, are you feeling the heat? You know the kind of heat I'm talking about..... The freshness of spring has worn off and been replaced with that seemingly endless, dragging feeling that fall might never arrive. You lost your new...

Get Sassy with Your Inner Critic

As an entrepreneur, you are constantly striving to learn and grow. There are no failures, only opportunities to learn more. You apply what you learn and work your plans to do better. You want to be more. You seek excellence in all you do. That is a good recipe for...

3 Free WordPress Plugins for Emerging Entrepreneurs

It’s Friday, in July, when I should be out frolicking and enjoying the sun. Instead, I’m happily working away at websites and content, helping clients bring out their best.Along my travels today, it struck me that I have yet to divulge some of my favorite things to...

How to Laugh Yourself Healthy and Happy

Destructive thoughts got you down? Download our FREE 16-Page Interactive PDF Workbook! CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD the "Sassy Solutions - How To Quickly Shift Destructive Thinking" No doubt, we've all heard the phrase, “laughter is the best medicine”. So much so, that it...

How To Quickly Shift Destructive Thinking

Destructive thoughts got you down? Download our FREE 16-Page Interactive PDF Workbook! CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD the "Sassy Solutions - How To Quickly Shift Destructive Thinking" “They would be better off without me.”“I'm worthless, no wonder nobody loves me. ““I don't...

Secrets of Survival Success

Humans do tend to disagree quite a bit, but one thing we can all agree on is that bad stuff happens. It happens to everybody; Regardless of race, religion, sexual orientation, or political affiliation you are, or how much money you have. Obstacles and challenges are a...

7 Traits Most Successful Leaders Share and Value

We sometimes talk about people in terms of their followings. So-and-so has 28,000 followers... and this person over here has 5700, but poor little such-n-such... she only has 320 followers. Somehow, we have begun to equate the number of followers we have with...

Six Simple Steps to Writing Your Own Sales Copy

  If you ever want to sell anything, the need for sales copy is a fact of life. You need to be able to explain why people should buy your product or service. Sales copy is how you gently lead them to the conclusion that they must buy your product, now. You can have...

Successful Entrepreneurs Conquer THIS Challenge Every Single Day

It’s a little unusual, but I’m going to start this out by telling you about the challenge I faced in writing this. Then, we’ll move on to the content. Why? Because my process clearly indicates that I, too, and effected by this. Before I tell you WHAT I struggle with,...

Broken Links and SEO; the Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

A few weeks ago, we spent some time talking about SEO, what it is and how it affects your business. (Read it HERE if you missed it). I'm always looking for ways to support you and while I was working on a client website review, I ran into a long list of broken links...

Nurture Your Tribe: Part 3 – Sharing the Love

If you have been following this series (Part 1 and Part 2) and applying it, you have now found your tribe (what others call a target market) and started developing relationships, both one-on-one, and as a whole. You do this via your Facebook business page. If you are...

Ignite Your Entrepreneurial Spark and Breakthrough Doubts

Are you ready to start your entrepreneurial endeavor? Do you have what it takes? Will you succeed? Every year millions of people ask themselves these questions as they prepare to embark on a journey that could lead to money, time, confidence, or even heartbreak. To...

SEO to Grow: How SEO Affects Your Business

E-commerce is, well, can be, known as a cut-throat business. You must arm yourself with all the proper knowledge and the tools to make your site better than the rest. Every day, more and more websites are climbing onto the bandwagon to optimize their websites to climb...

Nurture Your Tribe: Part 2 – Gathering Your Tribe

In the first post of this series, we defined our concept of TRIBE and talked about why it is important. If you missed it, you can catch up -> CLICK HERE Now let's look at how to gather YOUR tribe. To locate your tribe, you want to make it easy for them to find you,...

Are You Authentic, or Just a Little Weird?

Authenticity. It is the cry of the masses for something real. It's also a super-popular buzzphrase right now. Books are being written about it. We seek it in others. We strive to beauthentic ourselves, but are we authentic, really? Do we even know what it means? What...

Nurture Your Tribe: Part 1 – The Journey Begins

Helping your audience to connect with you, AKA "the feels", is the key to success in social media - And the key to amassing your tribe. Keep it before you, always. Don't lose sight of the goal of making people feel so good, they keep coming back for more. When they...

Facebook Business Page FAST: 6 Steps to Simple Setup

We recently did a post about WHY you need a Facebook business page. (If you missed it, you can read it by CLICKING HERE). Now we will show you how to create your own page in six simple steps. It's not at all complicated, once you have a little direction and a check...