From time to time I share business aids and helpers for direct sellers. Today's topic is the nail biz! Managing inventory and demonstration supplies can be a pain! Back in my cosmetics days, I learned a few tricks for storing small samples and staying organized. Here are links to a few things I love. Just … Continue reading A few of our favorite nail biz things
It was an interesting day on Facebook affiliated social media. Images would not display and there were widespread issues with Facebook Live. This lack of functionality left many direct sellers who rely on VIP groups and FB Parties, paralyzed. These temporary issues with Facebook are certainly frustrating. More than that, they should serve as a … Continue reading Facebook Down
I hear you Mom! School is nearly out and you will soon have the responsibility of filling twenty-three and half glorious hours a day with engaging, creative, educational and wow-some crafts you found on Pinterest! Um, no you don't. You have a business to run. If you worked a regular 9-5 job, your boss … Continue reading Summer Tips Treat Your Business Like A Job
What would happen if Facebook disappeared tomorrow? What if your account was disabled? Could you run your business? Would it be an inconvenience or would it cripple you? This isn't a fantasy senario. Accounts are disabled daily. Sometimes, people are never allowed to re-access their account. In best cases they loose access for weeks. Here … Continue reading Is Your Business Facebook Proof
'Tis the season for stress, headaches and IRS forms... TAX TIME! Never fear, DSi and I are here with a few friends! Did you know that the tax codes change from year to year? Some years like this one have MAJOR changes to deductions and allowable thresh holds. The common practice of getting tax advice … Continue reading Free Tax Tips for Direct Sellers
Is "imitation" the sincerest form of flattery or is it just blatant plagiarism? If you have ever shared a great idea, it is probably happened to you. You are sitting at a company call and hear your words... your exact words spoken by another as their own. Sometimes they may say "I can't remember where … Continue reading Is imitation the sincerest form of flattery
I have opened my calendar to anyone who needs it beginning March 1st... absolutely free. Each year people scratch their heads when I do this. There really are no rules, no hoops, no catch, no sales pitch and no ulterior motives. I know it is hard to wrap your head around. Everyone is out for … Continue reading Am I crazy?
Our friends at Facebook love to shake things up. If you utilize events, groups and business pages, you will find different sized cover images. It can be a little maddening at times. The current size for Facebook Business Page Event Covers (as of the date of this blog) is 1200 x 628 pixels or 4 … Continue reading Event Cover Photos
Every Hostess wants to have an amazing event. The problem is, most Hosts don't know how. In addition to not being exactly sure how: they are also afraid of being told no by their friends, they are secretly plagued by the fear that no one will show, AND their Husband is complaining about a house … Continue reading Hostess With the Mostest!
Enjoy these quotes about work and effort! Never forget that success is in the SWEAT glands!Happy Monday!