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When I first started as a photographer, I listened to a lot of educational videos and read about many other women who ran successful businesses. One thing they shared often was how they outsourced parts of their work, so that they could focus on what was most important. As I began to work as a […]

3 Signs You Need to Outsource

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3 signs you need to outsource from virtual assistant blog writer

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When you start to write blogs often, it’s no surprise that occasionally it feels like you’re writing the same thing over and over again. I promise you – the only person that notices is you, but I totally get how it feels. If you’re looking to keep your blog content fresh, check out these three […]

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As someone who spends most of her time blogging, I’ve learned a few things over the years. Something that comes up a lot when working with my clients is what “alt text” even is, why its matters, and how to use it! Today, I’m breaking down exactly what it is and why you should pay […]

Why Adding Alt Text to Your Blogs Matters | Tips for Blogging

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When I first started as a photographer, blogging was definitely all the rage. Everyone was talking about how important it was. And then, all of a sudden, their marketing tactics changed and it seemed like no one was talking about it. Instead, everything became Facebook groups and Instagram Reels. So it doesn’t surprise me that […]

3 Reasons You Should Blog for Your Small Business

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Three reasons to blog for your small business from business educator and blog writer, Kristina Dowler of Dot the I's Outsourcing.

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Working from home means I’ve been able to design my office space, work hours, and work systems to my liking. It also means I work from a corner office in my bedroom instead of a full office (like I one day dream of having by the beach!). Since I don’t have a lot of space […]

My Must Have Office Supplies | Tips for Working From Home

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Anyone else out there feel like some days working from home are like riding the struggle bus hard? There’s a lot of days where I crush my list and can knock a lot of stuff off my list. And others, it feels like I can’t keep focused on any one thing. Working from home has […]

3 Tips for Staying Focused | Tips for Business Owners

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3 tips to stay focused while working in the office by Dot the I's Outsourcing

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I hear it all the time: “I can’t take time off from my business because I’ll lose money and it will suffer.” And while I can’t make any promises to you about finances or everything being perfect, I can tell you that not taking time off to be with your family, friends, and giving yourself […]

Planning for Vacation | Tips for Business Owners

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When I tell people that I work from home, the first response is generally how lucky I am. And while I am – and I’m very grateful for the opportunity – there’s a lot of realities that others don’t see every day. Working from home has been wonderful up until now because I’ve been able […]

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Taking maternity leave for my business felt like the scariest thing I was going to do – other than go through labor for my son – but I learned a few ways to make myself feel better about the decision to cut back on work when my first baby came into this world. People have […]

How to Prepare for an Extended Leave

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One of my favorite things to do is read other photographer’s blogs, watch webinars and learn about the business I’m trying to build from the wonderful people who have come before me and kicked major butt. I’ve learned some AWESOME information that’s translated into building a more sound financially built business and a better creative […]

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Hello!

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Personal

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