How to Find the Right Clients for You

There is one important lesson my boss has taught me over the last couple of years: You can't work with everybody. Subsequently, there is such a thing as an ideal client. One that you will enjoy working with, is cooperative and that you can actually help. Since starting my own coaching practice in 2012 I [...] Read more »

GMW Monthly Report September 2012


If you follow this blog regularly then you know I've had an emotionally shaky month. And just as I suspected my finances took a major hit thanks to my emotions. I've known for quite some time that I am an emotional spender  and since I was really not in the mood to be paying attention [...] Read more »

Q&A Monday: How can I use reviews to boost my audience and get free stuff?

(If you are viewing this in an email, click here to watch the video) Make sure to subscribe to GMW on YouTube so you don't miss a beat! First off I want to give a HUGE shout out to Think Entrepreneurship for sending me a nifty T-shirt! If you haven't checked these guys out yet [...] Read more »

Q&A Monday: How do you manage a full time job and a side hustle?

Still working the grind? Having a hard time keeping up with the side hustle? Check out my tips for managing a side hustle when you've got a full time job. If you are viewing this in an email click here to see the video. Subscribe to my YouTube channel for more.  Read more »

10 Lessons Learned from Two Years of Freelancing

It's been two years since I graduated from college. That's two years since running around Europe to "find myself". It's also been two years since I started freelancing as a means to make extra money. Last year, I wrote a post about the 20 lessons I had learned from freelancing for a year. It was [...] Read more »

7 Lessons from a Rookie Entrepreneur

I'm very excited this week to bring you guys a guest post from the fabulous Lindsay Hunt! Lindsay is one of my first blogger buddies and has certainly been an inspiration when it comes to pursuing entrepreneurship. Not only was she gracious enough to allow me to interview her, I also used her consulting and [...] Read more »

Is Starting a Business After College a Good Idea?

This week we have a guest post from Think Entrepreneurship! The topic? The ever interesting (and sometimes controversial) notion of starting a business right after graduating from college. Hey, not all of us are meant to work in a cubicle, right? If you have doubts, can't make sense of your pros and cons list, or [...] Read more »

4 Rookie Mistakes to Avoid as a Newbie Freelancer

I started freelance writing shortly after graduating from college in order to make some extra money while I looked for a full time job. Obviously, like with most first-time freelancers I had absolutely no idea what I was doing - in fact, I only made five bucks my first month (and it was the automatic [...] Read more »