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Business Marketing Maladies (And The Solutions)

Image Given the plethora of marketing advice online, it would be easy to assume that marketing is easy. Surely it’s the kind of thing that anyone can do! Spread the word of your business or side hustle, earn more money, and ensure that your enterprise is a success– simple, right? Wrong. Marketing is one of…

bevRAGE Review

bevRAGE Review

There’s this stereotype that people in the arts drink a lot… What can I say? Some stereotypes are true. There have definitely been times out on tour where alcohol pretty much needed its own budget line. It’s also not exactly easy to find coupons for beer. Usually if you need to save some money when…

Side Hustle for Fun Goals

Side Hustle for Fun Goals

We all have weaknesses and I’ve got to say, Facebook is getting alarmingly good at exploiting mine. Because of the freelance nature of my life – both blogging and stage managing – sometimes I’m financially pretty well off and other times it’s a miracle I manage to make ends meet. One of the reasons I…

How to Up Your Blogging Game (and Earn More Money)

How to Up Your Blogging Game (and Earn More Money)

It took me until about the dozenth time starting (and running) a blog before I saw any significant financial earnings. The money I earned for a “high traffic” day was laughable – just shy of a dollar – when I look back on it. Google AdSense was effective, though, and I was proud. Fast forward…

How Little Bits Can Add Up

How Little Bits Can Add Up

A long time ago, I had this idea that I would side hustle some Tieks by using UserTesting – a pretty easy side hustle where you spend 10-20 minutes reviewing a website for $10 a pop. The work isn’t always available, but over time, it seemed plausible that I could earn enough to pay for…