It’s Time To Un-Suck Your Blog

When I started this blog almost 11 months ago, I knew virtually nothing about blogging, Internet marketing, or social media. Today I can honestly say that I have completely mastered all three! OK fine, maybe I’m full of it, but I am doing my very best to learn as much as I possibly can. The […]

I’m Worth More Than $5 Per Hour. What Are You Worth?

This is a guest submission by Anthony from On a typical day at the grind, I usually have a sinking feeling in the pit my stomach; antsy in the knowledge that the people I am spending most of my time with are the people I care about the least. The grounding realisation that 70% […]

ETG Podcast 19: Marcus Sheridan On The Power Of Building Online Relationships

ETG Podcast: Episode 19 First off, I want to say that this was one of the best interviews I’ve done so far. Marcus Sheridan from was kind enough to allow me an interview and it was an incredible learning experience for me. If you’re not familiar with Marcus, he is a successful Internet marketer, […]

Are You Living On Purpose Or Just Living?

Today I have a special video post from my friend and fellow blogger, Jacob Sokol from When I first started this blog, I knew zippy about pretty much everything to do with blogging. In my search for help and direction, I came across Jacob’s site and decided to reach out to him.  His blog […]

Knowing When to Give Up On Your Big Dream

This is a guest submission by Adrienne from Sometimes it’s okay to give up on your BIG dream. Sometimes it’s not. How do you know the difference? I distinctly remember the day I latched onto my BIG dream. I remember it just as vividly as the day I gave it up. The Coolest Thing […]

ETG Podcast 18: Creating An Awesome Community With Adrienne Smith

ETG Podcast: Episode 18 Before I get started, I want thank all of Adrienne’s readers who took the time to visit my blog when she wrote her guest post for me in April and who are back again today to support her. Now, I would like to do something for her readers. You will find […]

The Spartan Guide To Ending The Grind

If you’re reading this, chances are you want to end your grind (and you have some time to spare because this post is looong!). Hopefully you’ve seen the movie 300 as well! If not, then go to RedBox right now,watch it, then come read this post. Can’t wait? OK, go ahead then and read it […]

How To Ruin Your Career With A Highlighter

This is a guest submission by Illana from I woke up one day and realized that, not only was I not going to be the first female shuttle commander for NASA {thanks a lot, Eileen Collins!}, I was also probably not going to be the first female president of the U-S-of-A. The funny part […]

ETG Podcast 17: An Interview The Smart Way With Pat Flynn

 ETG Podcast: Episode 17 For the 3 or 4 of you left who still don’t know who Pat Flynn is, he runs a wildly popular blog at If you’re looking to build a successful online business, then you need to read this site. Seriously, it’s mandatory! Not only is his blog extremely helpful, but […]

The Quickest Way To Blogging Failure

I was all set to write a post about hating my job today (shocker, I know), but an interesting thing happened Monday night. I interviewed Marcus From and was really taken with what he had to say. We had a fantastic conversation about building community and it made me reevaluate my approach to blogging […]