Tag "productivity"

  • Be Instantly Productive: 7 Tips To Get More Done

    productivity 7 tips to getting more done

    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


  • 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


  • Blog Influencers: Be Productive Not Busy

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    Think back to the last time you answered the phone. The caller says, “Hi, how are you?” You respond, “Busy. You?” Wait. What?! Busy? How about, “I’m wonderful! Fabulous! Happy with my life?” Wearing busyness as a badge is not anything about which to be proud.… read more


  • Freelancing 101: Productive Ways To Manage Your Inbox

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    Show of hands: How many of you have a clean, organized and in-control email inbox? Chances are, many of you are looking at your inbox and wondering: How it got so out of control How to get it back in control How to manage it going… read more


  • The Monday Pet Blogging Checklist to Kick Your Week Off Right

    The Monday Pet Blogging Checklist to Kick Your Week Off Right

    I love Mondays. I realize that makes me an anomaly, but I approach Mondays with a positive mindset. It’s a fresh start, the chance to begin with a clean slate–and a solid project plan. Part of my Monday love comes from a carefully-crafted Monday routine that allows… read more


  • What Are You Putting Off?

    What can you do right NOW to get the most out of your pet business? Shawna Schuh discusses the importance of not procrastinating in this short video tip.      If you want short tips and ideas for doing better in your pet business, then Shawna… read more

  • Making Friends With An Editorial Calendar

    Guest post by Blog Manager Robbi Hess I know I've written about editorial calendars in the past, but some information bears repeating. The reason I was struck again this past week with the benefit of this powerful tool is I was under some tight deadlines for… read more

  • Productivity Matters: Getting It All Done!

    Guest post by Blog Manager Robbi Hess How do you do it all? I get asked that question at least weekly. I speak to business groups, blog for several clients, blog on my own sites, give the diva Poodle Henrietta all the love she demands, spend… read more

  • BlogPaws’ Conference Business Card Etiquette

    Post by Blog Manager Robbi Hess Don't you love going to networking events and coming home with a handful of cards? Enough to play 52- pick up with? Of course you don't, no one does! Business cards are a unique opportunity to meet and greet, make… read more

  • Is It Writer’s Block Or Writing Anxiety?

    Guest post by Blog Manager Robbi Hess I used to teach writing classes at a local literary center and I focused my courses on magazine writing, fiction and blogging. When a student came to the class (and these were adults) telling me that they didn't do… read more