I'm Sarah Von Bargen I help make people + businesses awesome on the internet.
The Latest From My Small Business Blog
Like most people, I have a long, loooong list of things I don’t like. In my offline life, these things include: self-absorbed conversationalists cocktail shrimp when people don’t delete a Craigslist ad after the item has sold The list of online, business-y things that I don’t like? It’s even longer. For the longest time, I eye-rolled…Continue Reading
Into every life, a few less-than-awesome jobs must fall. In a perfect world, you’d have another job lined up before you left the bad one, but sometimes that’s just not an option. Below, two-time career-changer-and-job-leaver Ashlee Piper tells us how you can leave a job without ruining the rest of your life. She’s got great…Continue Reading
Do you ever fall down an Internet envy hole? You scroll through someone’s Instagram feed, green-eyeing their expensive vacations, ‘internet famous’ friends, and Pinterest-worthy home. Or maybe your heart beats double time when they share their monthly income. Or your stomach rumbles with jealousy when they launch a course on a topic you’d always meant…Continue Reading
Earlier this month, for the first time in my seven years of blogging, my site crashed due to traffic. I responded the way anybody would. I joy/panic ate a large bowl of guac. I made my husband stand behind me and marvel while I refreshed the ‘509 bandwidth limit exceeded’ page. Then I spent three days…Continue Reading