How to choose a WordPress theme for your online store

How to choose a WordPress theme for your online store

Decided to use WordPress to manage your online store? The hardest part is knowing where to start, especially if you are a beginner to using content management systems. Below is a comprehensive guide on how…

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Choosing a point of sale system

Choosing a point of sale system

A point of sale system, known as a POS is the system you use at the point in which a customer makes a payment to your merchant in exchange for goods or services. It is…

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Choosing a point of sale system

A point of sale system, known as a POS is the system you use at the point in which a customer makes a payment to your merchant in exchange for goods or services. It is…

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Brick and mortar vs an online store

Brick and mortar vs an online store

Why didn’t I just start in the online world as opposed to also having a store? Well, mainly because it has always been my dream to open a physical store. Also, the best wholesalers and…

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Brick and mortar vs an online store

Why didn’t I just start in the online world as opposed to also having a store? Well, mainly because it has always been my dream to open a physical store. Also, the best wholesalers and…

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What it’s like being my own boss

What it’s like being my own boss

Sometimes I still can’t believe I am actually finally my own boss. I have dreamt of this day practically since high school, and now three decades later, it has become a reality. I recently quit…

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Finalist in the small business awards

Finalist in the small business awards

This week I received the news that my boutique, My Vintage Beach made the finals in the local small business awards. To make the finals, you need to receive a certain number of votes from…

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Finalist in the small business awards

This week I received the news that my boutique, My Vintage Beach made the finals in the local small business awards. To make the finals, you need to receive a certain number of votes from…

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How I overcame my fear of flying

How I overcame my fear of flying

Up until a few years ago, I was terrified of flying. I can remember the first time I experienced this. I was on a flight from Hartford, Connecticut to Newark, New Jersey as part of…

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Make the time you spend on social media productive

Make the time you spend on social media productive

Let’s face it; social media can be a total time waster. It is so easy to get caught up in the posts that are flooding your social media feed instead of working. Many of us…

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How I manage my blogging workflow

How I manage my blogging workflow

One of the hardest parts about running an online business is setting up workflows that help you be more organised and productive. I have spent countless hours working with different tools and systems over the…

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How I pack for a business trip

How I pack for a business trip

Gone are the days when I used to have plenty of time to plan and pack for a business trip. I now travel overseas at least every six weeks and need to be more organised…

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The 5 blogging apps I can’t live without

The 5 blogging apps I can’t live without

Below are the top 5 blogging apps that I can’t live without and use day to day to manage my blog. WordPress This app is a must-have for WordPress bloggers. I mostly use the app…

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The buying process

The buying process

One question my customers ask me is how I know what to buy for my store? Well, this is a very complicated question and takes experience and knowledge on what sells and what the current…

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Cathay Pacific business class review: Sydney to Hong Kong

Cathay Pacific business class review: Sydney to Hong Kong

Today I flew from Sydney to Hong Kong in business class with Cathay Pacific. I travel this route often, and this was my first experience with Cathay as I usually fly Qantas. The flight was…

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How I organise my digital life

How I organise my digital life

Since computers, phones and tablets have become such a big part of our digital lives, it is easy to become overwhelmed by all the different apps and tools and things can become easily cluttered. By…

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How to fly well

How to fly well

As I am about to go back to a job that requires me to travel overseas regularly I was thinking about what it takes to fly well. To fly well no matter what class you…

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United business class review: Sydney to Houston

United business class review: Sydney to Houston

Review of the United 787 Dreamliner from Sydney to Houston This is the first time I have travelled on this route on the new 787 Dreamliner. The last time I travelled with United over the…

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