Tips for Protecting Yourself From Time Thieves

Time thieves…you know, those people, tasks, or distractions that cost us more time than we have allotted and throw our schedule – and sanity - off kilter. What’s important to keep in mind that even your friends, family, or clients you really like can be unintentional time thieves if they don’t realize what they’re doing … Continue reading Tips for Protecting Yourself From Time Thieves

Blogging Fatigue? How to Generate Fresh Topics that Will Inspire You to Write

Have you ever come to a day, maybe even a week or longer, when you felt like your brain was on screen saver mode and you couldn’t wake it up? For me, this most often happens as it relates to creative writing, which is unfortunate because this is at the core of what I do … Continue reading Blogging Fatigue? How to Generate Fresh Topics that Will Inspire You to Write

7 Reasons Why Writing Skills Are Essential for the Entrepreneur (Guest Contribution from Daniela McVicker)

This week's blog post comes to us from Daniela McVicker, blogger, seo specialist, and digital marketer. To learn more about Daniela, read her bio below. There is more to being an entrepreneur than presenting yourself as the owner of a business. The best way to achieve and maintain success is by showing excellence in as … Continue reading 7 Reasons Why Writing Skills Are Essential for the Entrepreneur (Guest Contribution from Daniela McVicker)

Overcoming Writer’s Block with Automatic Transcription

If you’re a writer — of books, essays, scripts, blog posts, whatever — you’re familiar with the phenomenon: the blank screen, a looming deadline, and a sinking feeling in your gut that pairs poorly with the jug of coffee you drank earlier. If you know that rumble all too well: this post is for you. Maybe it’ll help you … Continue reading Overcoming Writer’s Block with Automatic Transcription

Key Ideas that Will Make You Better at Creative Problem Solving

What is the last problem you had to solve? Maybe it was so small you hardly realized you were making choices to reach a resolution. Or maybe it was so overwhelming and stressful you never want to relive that moment again. We are challenged to solve problems each and every day. The difference between whether … Continue reading Key Ideas that Will Make You Better at Creative Problem Solving

Building a Network: Working from Home Doesn’t Mean Working Alone (Contribution from freelance writer Jenny Holt)

The following post comes to us from Jenny Holt, who left her HR career behind to pursue freelance writing and to spend more time with her young daughters at home. This article is based upon her own entrepreneurial journey and balancing family and work. Building a Network: Working from Home Doesn't Mean Working Alone The … Continue reading Building a Network: Working from Home Doesn’t Mean Working Alone (Contribution from freelance writer Jenny Holt)

4 Tips for Becoming a Better Writer

This week’s blog is written by the newest member of Bennis Inc, Danielle Gouger. Click here to learn more about Danielle’s passion and expertise related to PR, photography and writing! 4 Tips for Becoming a Better Writer As the daughter of a talented writer, I believe I may have gotten the creative writing gene from … Continue reading 4 Tips for Becoming a Better Writer