Posts by Yvonne DiVita

  • Choose A Career Based On Passions & Expertise

    Olive looking pensive

    Post by BlogPaws’ CEO, Yvonne DiVita Can I Be A Tightrope Walker? Can I Be a Bumblebee? There I was, curled up in a ball on the window seat of my childhood home, wrapped in a blanket, leaning against a cold wall (Insulation? Not on that… read more


  • When LESS is MORE: How Silence Is A Powerful Sales Weapon

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    Post by BlogPaws CEO Yvonne DiVita “We offer complete blog design and development,” we told the new business owner across the table from us. We smiled and waited for her to respond. It was eight in the morning on a sunny summer day. We were seated… read more

  • Create Your Own Job: Make Your Success Necessary


    Post by BlogPaws CEO Yvonne DiVita The day was dragging on like a bad movie with too many extras. I remember sitting at my desk wondering how I was going to make it through the whole week. “Why am I doing this?” I thought. What I really… read more

  • How To Create That Dream Job!

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    Post by Yvonne DiVita, BlogPaws CEO Last week I published a post on the BlogPaws blog about working from home. The gist of it was, “create your own job” – in other words, stop doing what other people tell you to do and do what you… read more

  • Create Your Own Work-From-Home Job

    Tom Emily Olive walk

    Post by BlogPaws’ CEO, Yvonne DiVita I had a small gathering at my home, just a few weeks ago. It wasn’t anything elaborate. We’re down home people. We did a little cleaning, ordered a few food trays from the local supermarket, and reminded our would-be guest… read more

  • What Bloggers Seek in Educational Conference Speakers


    by Yvonne  DiVita, BlogPaws Co-Founder -It’s that time of the year, again. Time to turn our full attention to the national educational conference we hold for our community of bloggers. This is held every year, generally in the month of May. The 2014 BlogPaws Conference was… read more

  • Seven Steps to Remarkable Success in 2015

    do something for the first time

    Post by Yvonne DiVita, CEO, BlogPaws Last week I came across a great article on the Small Business Trends site. It was delivered to me via Facebook, so if you’re reading about the uselessness of Facebook – brands abandoning it in droves – don’t jump on… read more

  • Twas Brillig and the Slithy Toves: Or How Many Times Did the Dog Poop Today?


    Post by BlogPaws Founder/CEO Yvonne DiVita When I first started blogging, over 10 years ago, I blogged every day. I wrote about marketing to women who shop online in a little blog called Lipsticking. Using SEO tactics relevant to the day, I rose quickly in the… read more

  • Response To ‘Deserve A Dog’ Post


    Yvonne DiVita here. Co-founder of BlogPaws. Devoted pet parent and Mom. Also, grandparent to a few human folks. A post on this blog raised a ruckus this week, to borrow a phrase from Christie Zizo of Life with Beagle. Our blog manager and one of the… read more

  • Strategic Thinking For 2014

    Yvonne Divita

    Post by Yvonne DiVita Many of you are monetizing your web work, or thinking about monetizing it. That means – you need to start thinking like a business and not like a blogger. We’ll have a good session on that topic at next year’s conference, but… read more