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The Blog

Does It Matter What You Name Your Business?

Whether you're establishing a new business thinking about rebranding an existing business, coming up with your business name can be stressful. Should you simply use your first and last name? Or maybe a nickname? Does your business name need to be related to your industry...

Can You Make Money From Your Blog?

Yesterday, I did a Periscope on whether you can make money from your blog (YES!) and how to start doing that in a way that doesn't involve Google Ads, text links or affiliate programs. This is EXACTLY how I started making money on my blog...

How to Go From Blogging to Book Deals

Yesterday, I did a Periscope on how I went from writing on a free WordPress blog no one read to two book deals, job offers and more. Catch the replay: [video width="1920" height="1080" mp4="https://www.guidemybrand.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/09/Blogging_to_book_deals.mp4"][/video]   If you are writing a book, you don't need to be a publicist...

How to Take Your Side Hustle to the Next Level

One of the defining characteristics of the Millennial generation is our penchant for having a side hustle—an estimated 35 percent of us have one. Whether your full-time job simply doesn’t feed your passion or you just hate the whole idea of a 9-to-5, odds are...