Monday, December 2, 2019

10 Reasons to Hire a Bookkeeper

You have done it! You have taken a leap of faith and started your own small business. Congratulations!

Whether you have gotten through all of the initial setup or are still in the planning phase, one important thing to think about is to hire a professional bookkeeper or not. This could be a tough decision if you are new to the industry and don't have a client base yet, however "a professional bookkeeper actually saves you money through less human error and the bills that get paid on time (entreprenuer.com)."

Here at MLE, our bookkeeping services are customized to your business' needs and we will work with you to learn the system and get everything together so you can focus on running your business and gaining clients! Learn more about our services here: https://mythiclanding.com/services/

If you are still on the fence about whether or not to hire us, click here for a link from Entreprenuer.com on 10 reasons you should hire a bookkeeper! Here are just a few below:

1. Keep your focus on core business needs. 

2. Stay out of what you don’t really know or understand. 

3. Calibrate a work-life balance. 

4. Get a different perspective on the business. 

5. Escape the tedious aspects of business. 

6. Make sure everything is paid on time. 

Monday, November 25, 2019

December #TeamMLE Activities

As we approach the busy holiday season, don't forget to take a little time for yourself and sign up for one of these fun activities! Keep reading to see who will be where and when! And simply click on the date to be taken to the registration information ...


  • Saturday, December 14th: Destination's Annual Ugly Christmas Sweater Jumper Show @ Destination Farm (Dickerson, MD)
  • Sunday, December 15th: C.O.R.E. Clinic with Glenda Player @ Playland Equestrian Center (Union Bridge, MD)

Monday, November 18, 2019

Improve Your Social Media Presence With these Tips!

What does your social media presence look like? Have you ever Googled yourself to see what comes up? Chances are, you have. As a lot of people concern themselves with their personal image on social media, sometimes they are unable to devote as much time to their businesses image online. Social media can hinder or help your business thrive if used correctly. "Social media provides a powerful tool for outreach: Companies can share stories, talk about events or offers, or discuss services or solutions with interested customers or potential clients. But not every small business has set aside the time and money to establish an online strategy or presence (Forbes.com)."

In this great article from Forbes.com, it talks about 12 ways that small businesses can work on upping their social media presence. From focusing your efforts, making goals of use and putting together a content calendar. Here are just a few:

1. Listen To Customers Rather Than Promote

2. Make A Commitment to Social Media

3. Establish A Goal Before Moving

4. Focus Your Efforts On Select Networks

5. Automate Your Social Media Strategy


If you are feeling overwhelmed at the thought of truly managing and succeeding with your social media, let MLE help! We have social media management services in addition to our search engine marketing services, which often encompass some of the major social media outlets. Learn more about how MLE is here for you at: www.mythiclanding.com today!

Monday, November 11, 2019

Grab the Attention of New Clients with MLE Logo Design!

Is your new business in need of a sleek and eye-catching logo? Are you looking for a fresh new look to attract more customers? Have MLE design a top quality logo for your business! We pride ourselves in working with our clients to design the logo that they have always envisioned. Take a look at just a few logos we have designed below!












Contact Margaret at margaret@mythiclanding.com today to find out how we can take your business to the next level with a new and fresh logo design!



Monday, November 4, 2019

Today's Motivation: 19 Hard Things You Need to Do to Be Successful

Today we are sharing a motivational article from Business Insider on some very hard, yet rewarding, things to do in order to be successful. As business owners and entrepreneurs we are our biggest critics but we can also be our own biggest fans. Set your goals, do the hard things and go grab success!! Here are just a few things listed from the article:

  • You have to make the call you're afraid to make.
  • You have to get up earlier than you want to get up.
  • You have to give more than you get in return right away.
  • You have to care more about others than they care about you.
  • You have to fight when you are already injured, bloody, and sore.
  • You have to feel unsure and insecure when playing it safe seems smarter.
  • You have to lead when no one else is following you yet.
  • You have to invest in yourself even though no one else is.
  • You have to look like a fool while you're looking for answers you don't have.
  • You have to grind out the details when it's easier to shrug them off.
  • You have to deliver results when making excuses is an option.
  • You have to search for your own explanations even when you're told to accept the "facts."
  • You have to make mistakes and look like an idiot.
  • You have to try and fail and try again.
  • You have to run faster even though you're out of breath.
If you need help getting a plan together to get started or want to cross off a few things on your growing to-do list so you can get to the hard things, let MLE help! We are here to support, encourage and help grow businesses of all sizes!! Learn more about the many services we can provide at: www.mythiclanding.com or email margaret@mythiclanding.com

Monday, October 28, 2019

#TeamMLE November Events & Clinics!

While the competition season is winding down, the clinic season is heating up! Keep reading to see who will be where and when! And simply click on the date to be taken to the registration information ...


  • November 1st: Jump Chute Clinic with Martin Douzant @ Deerfield Stables (Upperville, VA)
  • November 6th: Stephen Bradley Jumping Clinic @ A Bit Better Farm (Brookeville, MD)
  • November 13th: Susan Graham White Dressage Clinic @ A Bit Better Farm (Brookeville, MD)
  • November 16th-17th: Stephen Bradley Clinic @ Spring Run Farm (Prospect, KY)
  • November 23rd: C.O.R.E. Rider Clinic with Glenda Player @ Playland Equestrian Center (Union Bridge, MD)
  • November 23rd: Mental Training for Riders with Dr. Tim Herzog @ Karmic Run (Mount Airy, MD)

Monday, October 21, 2019

Trust Yourself and Trust Your Plan!

Sometimes as business owners we need to stop and look inward to ask ourselves the tough questions. For example, when it comes to building your business, do you fully trust yourself, your program and business plan? It's easier than one might think to lose sight of your goals and motivation when we stop trusting ourselves.


MLE can help you learn to trust your program by developing a viable business plan to cover all aspects of your business. A business plan is the foundation for your entire operation; without it, your business will have nothing to stand on. You wouldn’t want to have a cracked or crumbling foundation on your house, just like you don’t want to base your company on a weak business plan. If you are interested in learning more about how MLE can strengthen your business, contact Margaret@mythiclanding.com or visit: www.mythiclanding.com.