I'm Sarah Von Bargen I help make people + businesses awesome on the internet.
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It’s December! Which means it’s time for egg nog and ugly thematic sweaters and being simultaneously excited about the holidays and stressed out. In an attempt to create some of that work/life balance I’m always banging on about, I’m taking a break from my small business blog for the month of December. But I’ve rounded up…Continue Reading
So you’ve create The Most Amazing product. Maybe it’s a literary-themed cat calendar. Or a line of sweet little leather clutches. Or an espresso rind-ed hard cheese (!!!) And (of course) you want everyone and their cat to know about it. But how do you create buzz around your products without annoying everyone? How do…Continue Reading
A friend once described me as ‘the one with boundaries.’ Now, I’m not entirely sure it was meant as a compliment but I chose to interpret it as one. When you’re newly self-employed it is so incredibly easy (and even advisable!) to say yes to every client and every project that comes your way. And…Continue Reading
hilarious shirt via Wild Republic Designs. SUCH A GOOD IDEA! (all caps necessary) Tackle your passion project with the 90-90-1 rule: For the next 90 days, devote the first 90 minutes of your work day to the one best opportunity in your life. Nothing else. Zero distractions. Just get that project done. Period. I’ve pretty…Continue Reading