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Mon, 13 Feb 2017 19:35:35 -0600Residential care homes, also called personal care homes, group homes, assisted living facilities and family care home are in high demand. These facilities provide non-medical care to adults, usually in a residential community. Residential care homes are designed to provide 24/7 shelter, three daily meals, laundry services, grooming help, medication assistance, and aid with any activities for daily living. Other activities may include exercise, religious services, outdoor trips, arts and crafts, and movie nights.
Mon, 13 Feb 2017 08:47:21 -0600If you want to open a shop or set up a website and am not sure what to sell. Going door to door and asking people is a long-winded way of doing things - there are far better ways of discovering what to sell.
Fri, 10 Feb 2017 08:30:11 -0600Don't let what others think about entrepreneurs hold you back from greatness, Misconception is a thought or opinion that is incorrect based on the faulty thinking or understanding of people. Here, we want to clarify some of the misconceptions in entrepreneurship.
Thu, 09 Feb 2017 15:00:24 -0600Are you an entrepreneur who wants to grow your new business? Find out why corporate culture is so important to company growth with 5 simple tips!
Thu, 09 Feb 2017 11:45:46 -0600Entrepreneurs play a key role in any economy. These are the people who have the skills and initiative necessary to improve any economy. The reward for taking the risk is the potential economic profits the entrepreneur could earn.
Tue, 07 Feb 2017 10:27:04 -0600Business is a field where we find ourselves needing to be at our best - always! This short article presents 'vision' as a defining quality for the successes of our businesses. Vision is what everything comes down to in the end - and as the article suggests - it could be viewed as one of the highest of human qualities - forged by the master craftsman of our will-powers in the furnace of our minds.
Mon, 06 Feb 2017 20:57:36 -0600If you have been thinking of starting your own recruitment agency, the first thing that you will have to do is to have a plan. Having a vision is different from actually achieving it. And the first step to achieving this goal is to plan.
Thu, 02 Feb 2017 14:55:26 -0600The be-all, do-it-all business owner hinders the financial growth of his or her company, but using contracted help is a smart business practice. Outsourcing tasks not only frees up the time of small business owners to seek out money-making opportunities, but it safe-guards the business risks in markets owners are not skilled in or familiar with.
Mon, 30 Jan 2017 13:44:21 -0600It's been a little while since the last article due to taking on a project that I never should have taken, but nonetheless was great for maturing me both professionally and personally. I thus give much appreciation to the entity that gave me the opportunity to grow in these ways although things did not work out for the long-term. While reflecting on my time on this project and the lessons learned from experiencing stress in some pretty interesting scenarios, I thought about the multiple failed attempts at business ownership that I've experienced and was ultimately motivated to share some lessons...
Thu, 26 Jan 2017 09:48:35 -0600You're never too old or too young to start your own business, and why not? According to some recent studies, the main reason behind people starting their own businesses is wealth creation. Other reasons are: people want to be their own boss, they don't like to have a 9-5 job, they want to love what they do and do what they love, they want to spend more time with their children.
Tue, 24 Jan 2017 10:08:29 -0600Technology is affecting consumers' lives by changing the way they live and interact with brands. A recent study by consulting firm Kantar TNS, found that that 47 percent of India's consumers with access to basic Internet feel constantly followed by online advertising, about 13 percent more than the global average.
Tue, 24 Jan 2017 08:31:54 -0600Getting sufficient funds or money to support the start and ongoing operations of their import business can also be hard as well. In the import business, you need to have the means to pay your supplier. The good news is that there are various options entrepreneurs can consider when they are looking for ways to finance their import business. You can read these options below.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 07:54:23 -0600We live in interesting times. You can empower yourself in times like this by getting involved, by contributing to the environment that directly affects your business.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 07:34:44 -0600In order to make sure your actions are in alignment with your Current Vision, you need to do a periodic Business Vision Check-up. This is a way to check in with what you want to do, what you want to be offering, and then how all that plays out in the next 6-12 months of your business planning, marketing, and promotional calendar.
Sun, 15 Jan 2017 11:08:07 -0600Here's the story of a bootstrapping entrepreneur who did not consider himself to be one. There are lessons for new ventures, both for profit and nonprofit.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 09:37:12 -0600And so the journey begins; you get this idea to create a one of a kind product, you convince yourself that this product will solve a whole lot of problems, and make you really wealthy. Sounds familiar? An idea is one thing, but embarking on the journey of making your idea take flight is a whole different ball game.
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 10:52:41 -0600In the event you get pleasure from everything you do, it is possible to change a passion into an enterprise. Appraise the amount of pleasure you get from your interest and afterward find out if you can remodel that right into a small business. When you appreciate everything you do daily, then finding up and doing do the job might be far more like entertaining instead of a hobby.
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 08:57:18 -0600It's well said "Empty pocket teaches you a Million things in Life, But full pocket spoils you in a Million ways..." You must be having some idea about the number of startups getting funded on daily basis and their Life Expectancy Rate. Almost 30%-40% of the very early stage funded startups die within an year. Why?
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 08:42:47 -0600The year 2017 is already upon us. It is time to start making resolutions and devising ways of fulfilling these resolutions. Every businessperson makes one common resolution every year, that he will strive to make more money in 2017 than he made in 2016. Of course, there is nothing wrong with being ambitious. Without ambition, no one in the world can prosper. Let us see some of the tips for the business community on how to make money in 2017.
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 11:21:30 -0600Making Perfume is often described as an Art and it is something hobbyists do because they thoroughly enjoy the process of choosing the different ingredients, selecting the Oils and experimenting with which ones work the best together. There is certainly a science of sorts to making Perfume because you can't just throw anything into a glass bottle and hope for the best. Many who make Perfume describe choosing the Oils and aromas they want to combine to make the Perfume the most enjoyable part, this is the part that is very much described as the art of Perfume making.
Mon, 09 Jan 2017 08:22:12 -0600You business has been growing over the last few years and you have to admit that you have expanded your IT systems and processes to keep pace. Your staff give you monthly management and business information, surely that is enough?
Mon, 09 Jan 2017 08:21:26 -0600Many a company manager is drowned in abbreviations but here are a few that will help you build your business success. BI - or Business Intelligence - is a powerful software package that sits on the top of your databases and mines them - or burrows down into them, to find the business information that you really need to run your business. To ensure that you get just the information that you want to make key decisions you set up a number of KPIs or Key Performance Indicators that you will use to regularly use to monitor the health...
Wed, 04 Jan 2017 23:05:47 -0600For people who no longer feel challenged working for others or can no longer deal with office politics or having to deal with a boss and wish to be in control and to be able to gain the flexibility to balance work and life, starting your own recruitment business is a smart option. However, not all people pursue the desire to start a new business mainly because they do not have any idea where and how to start. Check out the following points to remember when starting your own recruitment business.
Tue, 03 Jan 2017 10:52:48 -0600Are you overwhelmed by the volume of advice you see and read each day by business and marketing experts? It's easy to get excited about trying new things in your business and ending up following a lot of experts on social media and subscribing to their eZines and newsletters. But over time this can result in too many gurus, too much confusion and too little time to do everything they say you should be doing.
Tue, 03 Jan 2017 09:49:35 -0600As a business owner who pays for your vacations? One step further, who pays for that new piece of equipment needed? Who pays for a new vehicle? Proactive planning and budgeting will make your business healthier while adding quality of life for you!
Tue, 03 Jan 2017 08:57:47 -0600This article will provides you with the basic understanding of Business setup in Dubai. The process of business setup in Dubai involves due diligence as you have been provided with the number of options to choose from. Also in this article you will find the possible number of business types you can setup as a foreign expat. You will get the idea of the governing authority that you have to get the permission before you start your business in Dubai. Also it will put some light on the benefits you may get for specific type of business you are willing to setup in Dubai.
Wed, 28 Dec 2016 06:56:36 -0600What's wrong with rapid innovation in a capitalist society? Well, there are risks because once a company invests in equipment, facilities, personnel, training, marketing and develops a manufacturing line and supply chain they need a return on investment and if that ROI never comes there are challenges with employee layoffs, useless equipment, and bankruptcies. Let's talk about both sides of this equation - losses and profits, as this was an important topic in our think tank not long ago.
Mon, 26 Dec 2016 08:36:07 -0600Almost every indigenous society had a unique artistic production that is native to the people. These cultural artifacts are creatively fashioned from local materials that are readily available in the indigenous communities' environments. They were the chief professions of the creative forebears of old that served as the pivot for their economies. In fact, those artifacts that they produced were their sole means of economic capital used for tending for families and developing the ancient societies. These creative cultural artifacts have been great parting treasures from the ancestors of numerous local communities to their present and future progenies. The creative cultural artistic industry is a potential economy of contemporary societies that settle on the soils of these indigenous societies. It can be a strategic tool for alleviating the impoverished state of the local residents in those communities.
Thu, 22 Dec 2016 14:25:56 -0600To begin to succeed in your business, you need to determine what mountain you are going to plant your flag on and stay with it for at least 18 months. Running from one mountain top (where you are the guru) to another (where you are the guru) to a third and fourth and fifth (where, again, you are the guru) is tiring and expensive and impossible for a small business. You want customers. Decide who you are and stay with that one. A laser focus is the only focus that cuts through stone and steel and the obstacles in your way.
Thu, 22 Dec 2016 14:23:01 -0600I'm about to reveal to you the greatest secret to getting a business loan for as much as $25,000, $50,000 or even $250,000 - even when the bank says "NO!" and even if you don't have perfect credit.
Thu, 22 Dec 2016 14:22:25 -0600There are few business credit building companies out there, however, those that are out there are taking advantage of the lack of knowledge from the general public regarding business credit and how to get a business loan. DON'T LET THEM RIP YOU OFF!
Wed, 21 Dec 2016 09:16:26 -0600So, you have come up with a great mobile app idea and you want to protect your idea with a patent. What do you need to know? First, you need to know that applying for a patent is a very detailed, often tedious process. However, you can make it easier by knowing some key things about the patenting process. When entrepreneurs ask me how to patent a mobile app idea, this is what I tell them:
Mon, 19 Dec 2016 09:34:33 -0600One of the most important yet often overlooked pieces to consider with your eCommerce business is planning the journey that you want your customer to take. Too many businesses get caught up on working in the business rather than optimising and working on the business.
Sat, 17 Dec 2016 10:18:55 -0600Today the concept of job security is really more of an oxymoron. It is more important today than ever before to start taking control of your life and getting off the dependency of a Boss and a Job!
Fri, 16 Dec 2016 14:58:58 -0600When you first thought of starting your business, you were filled with excitement and fear. You had ideas of what you wanted your business to look like. Once the business began, you start to see some of your ideas come into focus.
Wed, 14 Dec 2016 13:51:17 -0600Even though Windows XP is no longer sold or officially supported, according to figures from Net Applications, it's still one of the three most used computer operating systems on the planet. Not bad for a piece of software that was first launched back in 2001. As a consequence of its success, the Windows XP default background screen has become one of the most known photographs on planet Earth.
Wed, 14 Dec 2016 12:57:14 -0600Low interest rates have driven a shift towards borrowed capital, and created an illusory barrier to entry driven by the modern attitude to seek cheap cash loans to secure financing; a tendency that has fostered a lack of creativity among fledgling would-be entrepreneurs. Like bartering, consignment and deposits on future contracts, seller financing is a concept that has been lost in this facade.
Wed, 14 Dec 2016 10:18:22 -0600This is the American story of courage and leadership. The Underground Railroad was a 200 year movement of slaves, business owners, journalists, and politicians who team together to solve one of society's biggest problems: slavery.
Wed, 14 Dec 2016 06:58:29 -0600As a Marine Industry Consultant, I talk about the sector with entrepreneurs all over the nation and around the world by Internet. Some are new start-ups, others are seasoned business owners considering side venues to increase revenue. It is amazing the things I learn and all the new innovations that entrepreneurs like you are discovering. Lucky for all of us, we now have a president that doesn't belittle the one-percenters, who are indeed most of our customers, and of course, we'd like to join them by increasing our business so we can all retire early. That's the goal.
Wed, 14 Dec 2016 06:50:59 -0600Leadership is a personal thing, it's personal to your followers and it is personal to you as a leader, it has to be authentic and it has to be real. My comments on "personal leadership" would be this; lead by example, and remember that ethics is what you do when no one is looking. There are many ways to read that term 'personal leadership' for instance self-perseverance and goal setting, coaching yourself in the mirror so to speak. Or one could read it one-on-one leadership and taking an underling under your wing to help that individual achieve greatness and grow in the process. What is your definition of 'personal leadership' and then I can tell you what I think about it.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 13:35:22 -0600Have you ever wondered why it is so difficult to trap the right opportunities in business? We work hard to create an atmosphere that is conducive to business, yet the results are sometimes disappointing. We spend hundreds and thousands of dollars on capital and resources, only to barely cover our overheads at the end of the month. I have discovered the reason our efforts are sometimes in vain and how we can overcome these challenges by using the example of nature. Nature allows us to use indigenous materials to attract, build and mend many life threatening scenarios. It uses our own instinct along with our environment to create multiple opportunities. If inanimate things are able to do such wonders, imagine how extensive our work would be if we apply these lifelong lessons. Let us look at the Titan Arum as an example.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 10:28:48 -0600I am battling the age-old question for entrepreneurs just like myself. Who is the perfect investor for my business? Is there really such thing?
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 13:52:33 -0600Bangladesh is quickly growing as a small business center. There's plenty of small and micro business opportunities. Setting up and running a business is full of challenges, but opportunities always welcome those who are ready to take challenges.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 07:25:42 -0600Are your entrepreneurial dreams being squashed because you can't find a legitimate low cost business to start? However, an online business is different. All you need is one person, one computer, limited capital and access to the internet.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 11:17:38 -0600Grow your eCommerce sales organically this Christmas season by playing up your product descriptions rather than offering big discounts. After all, online shoppers are willing to put their money where their heart is; give them a good reason to buy your product rather than just its specifications.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 10:07:15 -0600The black market has been around for hundreds of years and now is as good a time to start one. Governments, councils and banks are increasingly scrutinising small businesses with rules and regulations, so it is time to take a liberal stance and create a counter-economy.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 08:34:41 -0600An entrepreneur is a person who takes it upon himself or herself to initiate a business strategy with the hopes of acquiring profit. He or she is the brain of the business organization. He or she is a person who takes risks and profits off of taking them. Entrepreneurs play a major role in a market-based economy. They are people who possess the skills and are willing to gamble and invest some of their own ideas which can lead to profitable opportunity in the business world.
Tue, 22 Nov 2016 09:01:17 -0600If we look around, we will see that there are many entrepreneurs who are doing well in their respective business ventures. You will also find so many young entrepreneurs doing well and perhaps an equal number of middle aged and elderly entrepreneurs who have achieved success. But does any one of them want to retire early?
Mon, 21 Nov 2016 13:25:59 -0600Fran Tarkenton gives his 8 Maxims on entrepreneurship. There are no silver bullets. You have to work, learn, and reinvent yourself to succeed in the business world.
Mon, 21 Nov 2016 10:06:18 -0600Men and women who create for-profit and nonprofit new ventures can and should do things of the kind that the President-Elect is likely to neglect, negate, or avoid. Entrepreneurs can quietly change the story, one organization at a time, whatever government may or may not do.
Fri, 18 Nov 2016 14:19:40 -0600When an entrepreneur decides to create a new business, how to achieve financing for the business it one of the most important elements in their business plan. Over 80% of all new businesses are funded by personal finances or bootstrapping.
Wed, 16 Nov 2016 13:57:58 -0600Having a business gives a person the opportunity to influence social issues through advertising. Having a business can make the difference in communities and in people's lives by providing employment, products and services that are needed. Owning a business can empower a person to solve problems.
Wed, 16 Nov 2016 13:25:56 -0600Small businesses must become equipped to handle growth. Becoming organized by setting policies and procedures in place is necessary for increase.
Wed, 16 Nov 2016 08:23:01 -0600Till about a decade ago, it was believed that 'Voluntary Retirement' was something that was applicable only to those who were doing some job with an employer. Retiring early was an option with the service class people only. Entrepreneurs were supposed to be goal oriented workaholic people who had no right to retire from what they were doing. And so, entrepreneurs moved progressively from their valuation dream of $1 million to $10 million and so on. An entrepreneur was not expected to draw a line and say, "This much and no more." He or she was expected to work as long as he or she possibly could.
Wed, 16 Nov 2016 07:03:44 -0600You wake up to the sound of that not-so-beautiful alarm. It's early. Still dark outside.
Tue, 15 Nov 2016 09:14:11 -0600It all starts with just a mere idea. Then lay out the business plans.
Mon, 14 Nov 2016 10:01:19 -0600Born on December 28, 1932, in a small town known as Chorwad in Junagadh (Present day Gujarat), Dhirubhai Ambani had a very modest childhood. His father, Hirachand Ambani was a schoolteacher. You can very well imagine what a schoolteacher could earn in those times.
Wed, 09 Nov 2016 08:39:06 -0600This is part 2 of a 3 part series of entrepreneurial stories of individuals from all different backgrounds who decided after years in the corporate world that they had had enough of long hours, endless travel and ever present downsizing. They realized the only security they had was to apply their unique talents to a business of their own creation. Here are two of their stories.
Wed, 09 Nov 2016 07:15:47 -0600To succeed online as a service provider, you must stand out. This article lays out 5 easy ways on how to become the best go-to seller in your niche.
Wed, 09 Nov 2016 07:15:43 -0600Anyone can be an entrepreneur, as long as they are committed to it. This article explains the kind of person needed to succeed in such journey.
Tue, 08 Nov 2016 10:05:40 -0600There are tons of business strategies you can use when you start your online entrepreneurial journey. This article lays out 4 very simple ones you can start right away.
Tue, 08 Nov 2016 08:25:38 -0600To be a successful entrepreneur, you must take 100% personal responsibility of your life. This article explains why so.
Tue, 08 Nov 2016 08:25:36 -0600To be a successful entrepreneur takes time, but there are certain traits of these people. This article shows you the 4 most common ones.
Mon, 07 Nov 2016 10:15:24 -0600It's tough to be an entrepreneur. Chances are that you're going to fail many times in this journey. This article shares with you on how to recover from your failed business strategy so that you learn from it and keep moving forward until you succeed.
Mon, 07 Nov 2016 09:33:12 -0600Contrary to the popular belief, entrepreneurs do not always take risks. In fact, they are very conservative with every business move. This article explain how they operate.
Mon, 07 Nov 2016 07:52:25 -0600The internet is flush with a range of businesses and get rich schemes and there is a lot people trying to cash in on the internet gold rush. However, there are 2 types of people, there's the Business Opportunity Seeker and there's the Entrepreneur. These 2 types have a completely different mindset when it comes to doing business online.
Mon, 07 Nov 2016 07:13:03 -0600The truth is that growing a successful business needs strong strategic and execution capabilities, which many inexperienced entrepreneurs lack. So what capabilities does a "smart entrepreneur" need to build a great company? How to build and manage a team: Nobody can build a company by themselves.
Mon, 07 Nov 2016 07:09:57 -0600When one speaks of entrepreneurship, you are most often speaking of a person who has the ability and the passion to focus on his or her dreams. Someone who will surmount problems and will strive to meet and surpass goals. Very often an entrepreneur is one who has had a great track record in college and in his career, and aims to translate that success as an entrepreneur.
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:21:40 -0500Planning to start your own recruitment business can provide you with numerous benefits. With this, you can easily improve your lifestyle and profits.
Wed, 02 Nov 2016 13:15:46 -0500If the VC refuses to raise the investment to the next higher level, then, the angel could be in a sticky situation. Particularly if the startup is a capital-intensive one, eg.as in the e-commerce domain.
Tue, 01 Nov 2016 08:43:03 -0500Does the Human Resource (HR) function have a role in startups? Let us look at how HR is being handled in the startups today. Startups, of necessity, are lean with a flat structure.
Tue, 01 Nov 2016 08:00:43 -0500Starting a business is not an easy job. When you start your own business you are likely to get a lot of advice from all the people who know you. But all things are not necessary.
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 15:02:12 -0500For any entrepreneur or small business owner, it is important to assess your performance on a regular basis, particularly at the end of the year. As you set and prioritize goals, you must determine where to spend your time and what will be the best course of action for yourself and your business moving forward.
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 09:26:28 -0500E-books began as a home business opportunity, diversifying from the more traditional home-based businesses, and capitalising on the online and passive income earning potential. This has started to change though, and now, an increasing number of entrepreneurs, are starting to use e-books as a method of catapulting themselves into the limelight, and utilizing this as an option to become influences, and gain a following through sharing of information. The ones who are able to do this quite well, loop the system back and use their e-books as part of a sales funnel, whether it's apparent or not.
Mon, 17 Oct 2016 10:19:27 -0500This is one of the most important articles I have ever written. if you are an entrepreneur you may relate with this article above all others. What You Need to Know Before You Sign Up for Yet Another Program - There's an insidious travesty happening in the entrepreneurial world and I've stayed silent about it long enough.
Wed, 12 Oct 2016 10:30:19 -0500Networking provides an ample opportunity for you and your business to get noticed and create new loyal customers. It is important for entrepreneurs and business persons to know how to network effectively for maximum exposure.
Tue, 11 Oct 2016 08:58:48 -0500Entrepreneurial success doesn't just come to 20 year old college students. It also comes to individuals that start as an entrepreneur later in life and it comes in many different shapes and forms. In this article you will meet 3 people that will share the secrets of their success.
Mon, 10 Oct 2016 13:57:10 -0500So I took all my courses and under my mentor's instruction was ready to market myself as a professional freelance copywriter. Here's what I learned my first 30 days.
Wed, 05 Oct 2016 12:55:55 -0500Business incubators are organizations that nurture the development and growth of businesses in the early phases to help them persevere in their most vulnerable stages. Incubators provide numerous resources and support services to aid in the development of businesses. The general purpose of incubators is job creation, business retention, enhancing entrepreneurial climate, growing local industries and economies.
Wed, 05 Oct 2016 10:45:14 -0500What impact do friends and family have on an entrepreneur's life and the business? Realize that it may not be wise to take on a close friend or relative as an investor.
Tue, 04 Oct 2016 10:00:47 -0500People all over the world are searching for new ways to make money. However, they are somewhat confused on the direction they should take. In addition, some people are confused as to why people are going the "entrepreneurial" route instead of the educational route. In my opinion, I believe that someone should exerciser all opportunities to make money. Whether it is going to school or starting your own home business, I believe that this world is to insecure to have only one source of income.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 08:01:24 -0500There is a recipe for everything including creating a successful business. Success is possible when proper steps are followed.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 07:53:01 -0500What's intuitively appreciated by a lot of people is the fact that almost any small-to-medium sized business can benefit from IT help. Companies are constantly looking for ways to economize on their costs - e.g.., perhaps by outsourcing IT professionals for one-time jobs instead of relying exclusively on the experience and talents of a single in-house IT professional. Sometimes, though, startups need help setting up their managed networks and they totally lack the kind of IT support to get them there.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 13:16:37 -0500It's easy for seniors to get into a negative mindset that prevents them from keeping up with the world, getting things done and enjoying life to the fullest. They may think they're too tired, too old or just don't have the skills necessary to embrace a can do mindset.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 08:38:20 -0500The craft brewing industry is exploding across the United States. In 2015, craft breweries took 21% of the beer market share as well as taking home $22.3 billion in sales. Many people think there are still more opportunities in new brewery startups across the country. So where do entrepreneurs find the startup capital to open a brewery? There are many more options available today than there was just a few years ago.
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 08:52:27 -0500To actually start a business can be exhilarating, exciting and also exhausting at times. Precisely this is the reason why it is so refreshing in hearing words of encouragement and support from people who have already done this before and also succeeded. Below is a list of some of the tried and tested startup advice that will help you a great deal.
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 07:23:53 -0500It's a good thing that you've effectively executed your great idea and have come a very long way in your business. However, you still have a longer way to go. A careful assessment of what it took to get to this point will most definitely feature the strong support of one or more people.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 11:07:17 -0500The truth is that not everyone is a trailblazer, but the success odds remain high for the determined and those who choose to surround themselves with other trailblazers. A huge number of people dream of making it from a startup to success and riches, but you would need to have what it takes to actualize this dream. The approach you take with regards to your dream is what will determine how fast you move from being an employee to the successful entrepreneur you dream of becoming. But then how can you start working towards that entrepreneurial success?
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 11:17:40 -0500Are you a professional providing great service but do not have as many clients as you wish? Do you have expert knowledge about a field of expertise but are invisible to your target audience? Are you one of those people who know they can make a difference in people's lives but are struggling to get more clients?
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 07:31:02 -0500Getting funding for the start-up business can become a daunting task, especially if you're not a seasoned entrepreneur. Luckily for you, there are several ways to find needed initial capital. One of the sources is Angel Investors. So, who are they? How to find them? And what are positive and negative sides of working with them?
Mon, 19 Sep 2016 08:56:43 -0500Pricing a product is one of the essential steps in achieving the success of an enterprise. The entrepreneur should carefully select a pricing system that suits the description and stage of a business development. Thus, when a product is new and is about to be introduced into the market and attract customers, the pricing system to be adopted by the entrepreneur must be different from when the product is seasoned in the market and has already won many clients. However, to be able to determine the total cost of an item, two main components must be considered. These are Variable cost (direct costs or production costs) and Fixed costs (indirect costs also called "overheads").
Mon, 19 Sep 2016 08:33:10 -0500Would you go to movie that advertised that their cast was just average? How about going to a restaurant that prided itself on okay service and food? Looking at those statistics how do you feel about your situation? Are you struggling right now because you have been just getting by? Have you settled for comfortable instead of financial freedom? How often have you accepted just being good enough?
Wed, 14 Sep 2016 08:53:53 -0500If you are human, you have done it. You compare yourself to other people.
Mon, 12 Sep 2016 13:35:00 -0500In a recent coaching session with a client, I noticed that the client was concerned and worried about how she was going to generate sales by first wining the trust of prospects buying from her company. This may have happened to you too- You know that you have a great product or services and you are absolutely confident that it will serve your customer's best interest, but you are worried about the doubts and questions prospects are having towards your company. Questions like, "Can I trust this person or this company?
Wed, 07 Sep 2016 15:23:33 -0500The age of the entrepreneur is upon us, but there are many things that separate entrepreneurs from want-repreneurs. Hear from a few Delaware Valley area business owners about the lessons they learned the hard way regarding the surprising and sneaky aspects of business ownership that sometimes catch entrepreneurs off guard, and the business revelations that are better to learn up front than in hindsight.
Wed, 07 Sep 2016 08:09:36 -0500Have you ever thought of befriending Bill Gates? Mark Zuckerberg did even before Facebook became a legend. Reaching out to dream list mentors is not easy, but it's definitely doable. This article reveals how you can do so.
Wed, 07 Sep 2016 08:08:22 -0500It's respectable to be a game-changing entrepreneur. But to sustain your impact to the world, you need to take care of yourself first. Here's 3 reasons why entrepreneurs should take vacations.
Wed, 07 Sep 2016 08:06:10 -0500It's crucial to seek help from experienced mentors if you want to succeed fast. But the way people reach out to mentors are destroying the potential relationship. Here's the #1 thing you must do to secure your mentorship spot.
Sun, 04 Sep 2016 09:40:19 -0500Many a deal with the potential to make a difference for dealmakers and for the world has been soured by a single personal characteristic. Working with several entities who want to help entrepreneurs succeed has brought this deal killer to light again and again.
Wed, 31 Aug 2016 14:51:34 -0500I taught the difference between these two concepts some 3 years ago for a bachelor's programme. Recently, the concepts came up again in my own studies of Creativity and Entrepreneurship. I decided to share my thoughts on it in this article as I am fascinated everyday by the depth of innovation I see with new businesses in my own country.