Monthly Archives: February 2012

Six Things to Think About Before You Self Publish

By Gail Z. Martin With the rise of ebooks, many writers are going the self published route.  Is it right for you?  Before you decide, here are some things to think about. #1 Is your book fiction or nonfiction?  In … Continue reading

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Keywords Are King

By Gail Z. Martin Consumers and reporters often turn first to search engines like Google for their news. When they look for information that is relevant to your products and services, how likely are they to find your Web site … Continue reading

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What the ______ is Happening to Me?

by Gail Edgell All of us can relate to being pulled in a thousand different directions, but when do you say enough is enough? Peri-menopause tends to be a time of re-evaluation for many women. According to Dr. Northrup, the … Continue reading

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A Cart of Your Own

By Gail Z. Martin Now that you’ve decided on how to accept payments, it’s time to shop for shopping cart programs. Online carts vary tremendously in cost, ease of use, and flexibility. Ideally, you want a program that has capacity … Continue reading

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What Story are You Living?

by Valerie R. Sheppard One of my Lollipop Ship sisters (long and lovely story for another time) mentioned being asked this question as part of one of her transformational workshops.  I love its simultaneouslysimple yet profound nature, which I’ve experienced is often the … Continue reading

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The Magic of Setting Intentions

By Gail Z. Martin My co-blogger Sheryl Eldene really woke me up when we were talking about setting intentions and she suggested setting them daily or even hourly, not just big life goals. Wow.  That’s so simple, and so powerful—but … Continue reading

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Give Yourself a Gift — Self Love!

by Valerie R. Sheppard The words are famous … “How do I love thee?  Let me count the ways.”   How wonderful to have those words spoken tous.  It’s even sweet to have someone very special to say these words to. … Continue reading

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Six Ways to Make Your Book A Reality This Year

By Gail Z. Martin So you want to write a book?  Congratulations.  Now it’s up to you to bridge the gap between “wanting” and “doing.” The hardest part of writing a book is making the commitment to set aside the … Continue reading

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