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Money, Organization

6 Ways to Be More Productive in 2018

As you know, I love the ability to organize, categorize and optimize all parts of my life. Throughout 2017, I’ve had the opportunity to sample different productivity systems in an academic and professional setting. Adjusting to full-time work was truly a challenge but I’m adjusting thanks to new productivity tools. With my latest resources and new …

Organization

How to Have a Stress-Free Christmas

Whether you want to accept it or not, Christmas is coming and in just nineteen short days, it will be upon us! What’s your biggest concern for Christmas? Is it the holiday cheer or your shopping budget? Your Christmas party outfits, or getting a plane ticket home? Regardless of your worries, I’ve attempted to round …

Entrepreneurship

Your Biggest Obstacle: Overcoming Entrepreneurial Failure

Welcome back to the Entrepreneurship Series on B Chic University. Up until this post, we’ve discussed many useful tools and strategies to get your business off the ground. Now that November is wrapping up, hopefully, you’re ready to launch (at least) an introduction to your brand. This is a lot to work on and I …

Entrepreneurship

Your Pitch: How to Hook Your Audience

We’re in our third post of the Entrepreneurship blogging series and I hope it’s been a productive experience so far! Three weeks ago, I prepped you to get your business started, then we narrowed down what side hustle to pursue, and finally, you’ve started to build a brand with a signature name, logo, phrases, and …

Entrepreneurship

Your Branding: Making Your Brand Too Legit to Pass

It’s not about what you say, but how you say it. That is the basis of your side hustle, and yes it is a commonly used phrase for a reason. If you introduce your idea to someone juuuust the right way, they’ll be hooked. I’ll admit that I’m not the most creative, nor am I …

Entrepreneurship

Your Revenue Streams: Deciding Your Side Hustle

After turning to a ton of blog posts and books about finding the perfect side hustle, I found many options that turned over little profit…online surveys, the vague “consulting” tagline, virtual assisting and crafting. So once I found the perfect fit, I was able to put my skills to use and earn more money on …

Entrepreneurship

So You Think You Can Side Hustle?

Christmas around the corner, planning a vacation, eyeing new shoes—you could use some extra money. And I sympathize with you, I can benefit from more money too but we have to work for it! November hosts National Entrepreneurship Month and I will prepare you to add the prestigious “e-word” to your many talents. Today’s post …

Organization

Morning Boosts: Healthy Alternatives to Coffee

Happy National Coffee Day! Not going to lie, I love my Grande Caramel Macchiato, Tall Double Chocolate Chip Frappuccino and Tall Café Mocha from the Starbucks menu. But outside of those staples, I’m just not a big coffee fan. Even my college filled all-nighters were fueled by snacks, not drinks. So, there’s that. But I …

Lifestyle, Organization

How to Successfully Have a Lazy/Productive Saturday

Whatever happened to the lazy/productive Saturday? The one that you look back on Sunday evening, and don’t regret how much time you wasted. I find myself often waking up earlier than I want, wasting time on social media or lounging around the house, and then heading out to run errands that seem to consume the …