Nobody tries to look awful on Skype! It’s a case of not understanding webcam technology and not knowing how to look your best on a webcam. We’re going to solve that problem right now.
This morning WooThemes notified customers that it has launched a bookings plugin for WooCommerce. (WooCommerce is a free e-commerce product for WordPress websites.) The new plugin is called WooCommerce Bookings. Click here to watch a video that explains WooCommerce Bookings. WooThemes makes good products. Its Canvas theme is one of my favorite WordPress themes. I […]
In a typical day, how many times do you swing back and forth between loving the stuff you’re working on and hating it? Two times? Ten times? Fifty times? I’ve never kept track, but I know there can be a lot of love/hate for me, even within an hour. But that’s the nature of the […]
Working as a solopreneur has its ups and downs. The benefits of working alone are great. You have fewer distractions, you can plan your day however you so choose, and working out of a home office affords you the right to wear what you’d like. Still, this type of work can get a bit lonely […]
Solopreneurs frequently ask me questions about virtual assistants. I turned to Amy Wright, CEO of AmyWright.biz for answers. Larry Keltto: What kinds of services do virtual assistants typically provide? Amy Wright: Oh, it runs the gamut from basic calendar management, customer service and scheduling all the way up to super techie things like adding a […]
I want to give you a heads-up regarding a free email-reminder tool that I’ve begun using. It’s called FollowUpThen.com and so far I really like it. If you struggle with remembering to get back to people on anything in your business or personal life, FollowUpThen makes it possible to easily schedule email follow-up reminders. I’m […]
I woke up Tuesday morning with soreness in my lower back, and it got worse throughout the day. I visited my chiropractor Wednesday, and he said that the amount of sitting that I do is affecting my back. So I’m wondering: Do you stand while you work? What are the positives and negatives? How is […]
Last week I went in search of an online scheduling application. I thought I would find the perfect scheduling app for my business within an hour or two. Sigh. That was not nearly the case. The Backstory I needed a more efficient method for my solopreneur coaching clients to book appointments, because I didn’t think […]
Virtual assistants can be a big help for solopreneurs, but how do you know if you should hire one? This Q&A will help you determine whether hiring a virtual assistant is the right move for your small business.
Many people who use two computer displays for their work believe that it increases their productivity significantly. But is their belief true?