How to Leave Your Day Job and Become an Entrepreneur

Entrepreneur—a word that invokes a sense of pride and respect, success and worth. Who wouldn’t want to trade in the label employee and their day job, for the more prestigious title of entrepreneur? Not everyone, however, has what it takes to make a go of such ambition. Like a good Boy Scout, you need to be

By | 2017-12-29T22:01:42+00:00 December 30th, 2017|Categories: Business, Career|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Julian Treasure: The Do’s and Don’ts of Public Speaking

In his TEDtalk, Julian Treasure speaks about, you guessed it, pubic speaking. If you have ever had the problem of people not listening to what you have to say, or you're worried about having this problem, Treasure is here to help. He starts off by saying there are 7 things you shouldn't do if you

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5 Ways to Jumpstart and Grow Your New Business

It’s not unusual for new business ventures to fail within the first five years; however, there are usually some signals that give warning – slow growth, poor cash flow, or lack of innovation. If you sense your new business beginning a downward spiral, it’s time to try something new. Here are some ideas to jumpstart

By | 2017-12-27T08:40:53+00:00 December 27th, 2017|Categories: Business, Career|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Bill Gross: Factors That Matter For Business Success

In Bill Gross's TED Talk he speaks about the hundreds of different business success and failures he has had in the past. Gross then tells us that he has identified the factors that lead to business success. He started his journey for these answers by asking himself why businesses fail. He breaks the factors down

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7 Essential Mindsets for Successful Entrepreneurs

Long-term success requires positive thinking that fuels growth – especially when it comes to business startups. Successful entrepreneurs constantly search for ways to improve, grow, and better both themselves and their companies. Here are some key mindsets that will propel you toward growth. Improvement Is Always Possible Successful entrepreneurs embrace the fact that their company

By | 2017-12-06T12:53:24+00:00 December 11th, 2017|Categories: Business, Career|Tags: , , |0 Comments

5 Ways to Overcome Failure as an Entrepreneur

Successful companies don’t just magically spring up without a hitch. Entrepreneurs encounter multiple potentials for failure. Instead of wallowing in the problems or ignoring them, a successful business owner takes the time to overcome failure and move his company forward. But how? Honesty Is the Best Policy When it comes to overcoming failure as an

By | 2017-11-30T14:16:43+00:00 November 28th, 2017|Categories: Business, Career, Mindset|Tags: , , |0 Comments

7 Reasons Why You Should Work for Yourself

Have you ever thought about leaving the corporate world behind, or any career world for that matter, and going into business for yourself? Don’t just daydream about it—do it! In this day of modern technology, it’s not as crazy or unpredictable as you might think. With a wealth of resources behind you (not to mention

By | 2017-11-29T10:39:40+00:00 November 28th, 2017|Categories: Business, Career|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Great Leaders Inspire Action

What makes a great leader? Management theorist Simon Sinek suggests, it's someone who makes their employees feel secure, who draws staffers into a circle of trust. But creating trust and safety — especially in an uneven economy — means taking on a big responsibility. TEDTalks is a daily video podcast of the best talks and

By | 2017-11-20T09:53:55+00:00 November 20th, 2017|Categories: Career, Leadership, Mindset|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Picking the Right Tie Knot for the Right Collar

The first thing someone’s eyes see after your face is your collar and tie. This duo sets up the rest of your look, so they deserve consideration. A tie knot too small will show the neck of your tie, while a knot too big will make your collar lumpy. Picking the right knot is simply

By | 2017-11-14T11:18:13+00:00 November 14th, 2017|Categories: Career, Fashion, Lifestyle, Style|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

The Smartest Way to Pay Back Your Student Loan

You’ve finally finished several years of college and now have a diploma in hand. Congratulations! The world awaits you . . . and so does the loan company. While classes are over, monthly loan payments are just beginning. No one told you what all those forms you signed really meant once you were out of

By | 2017-11-08T10:44:02+00:00 November 8th, 2017|Categories: Career, Financial, Lifestyle|Tags: , , , |0 Comments