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

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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

How to Become a Successful Entrepreneur

A successful entrepreneur is “one who undertakes innovations, finance and business acumen in an effort to transform innovations into economic goods.” That actually says it pretty well, though I would probably add “all at his own risk.” When you think of a successful entrepreneur, you may think of a Steve Jobs or a Mark Zuckerberg

By | 2017-12-20T11:49:59+00:00 December 21st, 2017|Categories: Business|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Gary Vaynerchuk: Caring About Your Job, Yourself, and Your Business

In his TEDtalk, Gary Vaynerchuck tells us how caring about what you do will make your business grow. In his past, Vaynerchuck owned and ran his family's liquor store for seven years. He worked 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. and was only 1% dissatisfied when he quit. Once he felt dissatisfied, he quit and started his

By | 2017-12-19T12:07:51+00:00 December 20th, 2017|Categories: Business|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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How to Grow Your Business with Public Speaking

The man begins to speak. The room is at first filled with the mutter of impatient men and women; this is the last event on a busy but mostly boring schedule. The speaker leans casually on a desk at the front of the room. He shifts position frequently, walking to different points, drawing the growing

By | 2017-12-15T08:50:16+00:00 December 11th, 2017|Categories: Business, Leadership|Tags: , , |0 Comments

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 Things to Keep in Mind When Starting a Business

Starting a business is a thrilling, yet terrifying experience. Your idea takes flight as it goes into the world and ideally fuels a wildly successful new company. But what are some things new business owners should think about? Here are a few ideas to get you started. Focus on One Customer Market Keep in mind

By | 2017-11-28T11:14:16+00:00 November 28th, 2017|Categories: Business|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