Posts by Robbi Hess

  • Tales, Trolls, Tribulations: How To Keep Your Focus When Everyone Is Losing Theirs

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    No, I am not going to get political here, but let’s face it: Our Facebook and social media feeds and television stations have been filled with politics, politics, politics. If you have any kind of an online following, it might be so tempting to jump into… read more

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  • Be Instantly Productive: 7 Tips To Get More Done

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    Hands up if you want to get more done today… and every day. Hands up if you end the day feeling defeated because you just haven’t checked off all of the items on your to-do list. Pet-preneurs, whether you work from home or work outside the… read more

  • The Easy Way to Write a Blog Post Quickly

    Easy Way To Quickly Write A Blog Post

    Is there a secret recipe for an easy way to quickly write a blog post? Yes, and no.  As with baking a cake, there are steps to follow, but you do need to know your audience and mix the ingredients accordingly. Here is my methodology to… read more

  • 5 Actionable Tips Pet Bloggers Can Use To Get More Done

    5 actionable ways to get more done

    If you’re like most pet influencers and bloggers, you are obsessed with doing: getting it done, being in motion, and staying busy. Many pet influencers wear “busy” as a badge. What I’ve found is that being busy doesn’t mean you’re being productive. You could be spending… read more

  • Email Do’s & Don’ts: Tone, Font, Style, and Fails

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    In Part 1 of Email Do’s & Don’ts, I covered how to make a great first impression. You can read the original email tips here, but here’s a quick catch-up: Capture the recipient’s attention with a great subject line Keep your message brief Explaine what you want–what… read more

  • Email Do’s And Don’ts: How to Write Professional Emails

    4 tips to a professional email

    When is the last time you picked up the phone and called a potential business contact? If you’re like most pet industry influencers, you communicate via email or text. Since we rely so heavily, it’s important to consider: Do you know and understand professional email dos… read more

  • How To Become A Successful Pet Influencer

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    Psssst. Lean in. A little closer. I have the secret to how to become a successful pet influencer. I actually have six secrets, but truth be told, they aren’t all that mysterious. If there were true “secrets,” everyone would be doing them. For pet entrepreneurs, we… read more

  • 2017 Blogging Resolutions: Plan and Blog Even If You Don’t Have Time

    Make time to blog planning matters

    Over the past couple of weeks you’ve focused on Goal Setting To End The Year Strong and Reflecting On 2016 To Make 2017 Your Best Year Yet. Now that we are five days into 2017, it’s time to work on your 2017 blogging resolutions, and that… read more

  • Reflect On 2016: Make 2017 the Best Year Ever

    Tips for a great 2017

    To plan for the future, you need to reflect on the past. Why? Albert Einstein is quoted as saying, “Insanity is doing the same things and expecting different results.” What does this mean for a blogger or influencer? It means, if you want to move forward,… read more

  • Goal Setting to End the Year Strong

    set goals to finish the year strong

    It is tempting to coast at the end of the year. Taking the week off between Christmas and New Year’s is something many entrepreneurs do. In fact, many companies shutter the doors that week because they know employees won’t be as productive in the midst of… read more