Category Archives: Good Business

How to prepare for a strong project kickoff

So, you’ve hired me to design and develop your awesome WordPress website. Yippee! We’ve come to agreement.You’ve signed the contract.You’ve sent the deposit.And we’re scheduled for a kickoff call to get your project started. What is a kickoff call? The kickoff phone call is the official beginning of our work … Read On ›

How I named my business

Other creatives who are in the process of choosing a business name often ask how I chose mine, Jill Lynn Design. Today, I’m going to tell you this riveting (not!) tale… My naming wasn’t full of drama, research, excitement or nail-biting, because I guess I’ve always thought that ultimately, … Read On ›

Repeat after me: No.

Today I want to share a very real scenario that’s plaguing business owners everywhere. It looks something like this… Your brain: “I should say no to this request.” Your mouth: “Sure, no problem!” When you mind says no, but your mouth keeps saying yes, you get yourself into quite the … Read On ›