Published: June 22, 2017, 4:01 am
How to Turn Your Hobby into a Profitable Business
Have you ever heard that old saying, “If you truly love what you do, you will never work a day in your life”?
Well, you can take that saying to heart, because it couldn’t be truer. The only real problem is finding a job that allows you to do something you love. This is why many people are turning their hobbies into full-fledged businesses, and you can do the same. Whether you have a wood-working hobby, a sewing hobby, or an interest in teaching, you can take any of these hobbies (Read more...
Published: June 21, 2017, 3:45 am
Why Business Owners Should Make Studying a Habit (and How to Do That)
Studying is a tool to acquire and store information, but the word is almost exclusively associated with its academic context. High school and college students need to make studying a habit so they can get good grades and pass their courses, but even after you graduate and start your own business, you shouldn’t stop studying—ever. Nobody will be grading you, at least not in the formal sense, but the breadth of information you have and how up-to-date you stay on current events will have a direct effect on (Read more...
Published: June 12, 2017, 1:52 am
Be Your Own Boss by Becoming a Franchise Owner
You’ve finally decided it’s time to be your own boss. You’ve savored your dream for quite a while, and now you’ve had it up to here with working for someone else. It’s time.
You’ve been scrimping and saving for a while, too, and you have some money set aside that you can use to kick your new business off.
But Where Do You Go from Here?
You could start your very own business, you think, and build it from the ground up. That is, you could (Read more...
Published: June 9, 2017, 11:17 pm
Shia Labeouf Motivated – Whatever it is, he tells you to follow your dreams and “do it”
Shia Labeouf Motivated is a great video in that it is both funny and enlightening
My husband showed me this one day when I was really stressed out about something. I don’t even remember what it was I was stewing over but I watched Shia Labeouf’s video on getting motivated, laughed hard and decided to “do it.” Now I watch this video over and over again when I need a little reminder.
Honestly, sometimes I watch it several (Read more...
Published: June 8, 2017, 6:48 am
How to Manage Your Time When Starting a Hospitality Business
The launch of a cafe or restaurant is an exciting and busy time. That’s why time management for restaurateurs is critical. At first, you may feel as though you are rushed off your feet, but with careful planning you can learn to manage your workload and avoid getting bogged down in small day-to-day tasks. Use these tips to manage your time wisely and avoid burning out a few months after the launch.
Create a Daily Action Plan
Restaurants and bars are often busy environments where you can easily be (Read more...
Published: June 8, 2017, 1:23 am
Let Jean-Claude Van Damme Motivate You to be a Success
I am just one of those people that is constantly trying to stay motivated. I love business and working hard but some days are just not as good as others – and that’s the way it is.
Ryan found Jean-Claude’s words to be very uplifting and inspiring and I did too. I watched the entire video and honestly, Jean Claude seems to say something I have always felt. Most successful people are that way because they DIDN’T know they could not do something. In other words, they (Read more...
Published: June 1, 2017, 11:46 pm
Look to Real Estate Auctions for Great Deals
If you’re on the lookout for new real estate, whether for new business premises or for residential purposes, you have more options than you might think. People are turning to traditional estate agents less often these days due to their high fees. Instead, they are looking to private sales, online estate agents and real estate auctions to snag the best deals.
Real estate auctions can be a particularly great places to look for the cheapest property prices. Here, we’ll look at the main benefits of going down the auction route rather than the more (Read more...
Published: May 31, 2017, 11:34 pm
How to Build a Personal Brand That Benefits Your Entrepreneurial Pursuits
As a business owner, you spend a lot of time thinking about branding and how people view your company. But when was the last time you spent any energy focusing on your own personal brand? It matters more than you’ll ever know, so it’s time to take control.
5 Tips for Building a Strong Personal Brand
Personal branding is arguably more challenging than any other type of brand building. There’s always a bit of friction between who an individual is in their own life and who they want (Read more...
Published: May 31, 2017, 6:51 pm
Learn Digital Marketing Skills FREE via Google Primer
Yesterday I received an email in my inbox from Google Primer. I was not too sure what Google Primer was but the email insisted, “Primer is a fast, easy way to learn new business and digital marketing skills in 5-minute bite-sized lessons.” The App was free, sounded like something I could use since I own a blog and so I downloaded the Google Primer App.
Today I received my first Primer lesson and it was really good so I thought I’d share it with you online marketers, or hopeful marketers and (Read more...
Published: May 31, 2017, 6:16 am
Plan for Success with Your New Business: 4 Solid Tips
Starting your own business is incredibly exciting. It gives you the opportunity to be your own boss, work when you want and build a brand you can be proud of. More people are self-employed today than ever before. However, if you want to make a success of your new business then there a few things you need to do to stay on track and prevent problems in the early days.
Write a Business Plan
While you might be eager to get started, writing a business plan could save you (Read more...