The Power of Habit in Business and Marketing
Business leaders must be able to create and execute a plan. However, even the best-laid plans can go astray without the proper habits in place. To succeed, leaders need to develop good habits that will keep them on track. Success is not about big actions, impulsive decisions, or fits of creativity.
Business Ideas for Solopreneurs in 2022
You can start a business as a solo entrepreneur or solopreneur today -Kenny Eliason/Unsplash. Kick-starting a business requires planning and organizing. But whether or not you would need to assemble a horde of skilled crews depends totally on you and your business idea.
Embrace Ambition: 6 Sessions You Don't Want to Miss
2022 has been one of the biggest years for my business thus far. I started this little agency in 2019, having no clue what I was doing but armed with 15 years of corporate marketing experience, a strong instinct, resources, and determination, I kept things going here. Despite the twists and turns that all business owners went through during COVID, SW Creative is still thriving today.
Challenges business owners face early in their entrepreneurship journey
Entrepreneurship is a rewarding but challenging journey. It takes substantial hard work and dedication to succeed, but the outcomes are worth it. There are many challenges business owners face early in their entrepreneurship journey, and overcoming them is essential for success.
Opinion: Can you really make money blogging?
Blogs are often the brainchild of individuals who desire to reach a wider audience and make money online. However, blogging doesn’t necessarily have to be only for those that desire other ways of generating income.
Why You Should Start Your Own Small Business (and 7 Ideas to Try)
Peter Drucker, one of the most influential business thinkers of the 20th century, famously said that "The best way to predict your future is to create it." And what better way to create your own future than to start your own small business?
A Mindful Approach to Mental Health at Work
Taking Care of Your Mental Health is More Important Now than Ever BeforeShayda Windle. A decade ago, mental health was not something discussed within the workplace primarily due to the stigma attached to it. However, this has changed in recent years, and mental health is now an open topic of conversation among businesses of all sizes around the world. Whether you are a small business owner or a Fortune 500 company, business leaders are prioritizing the discussion around mental health. With May being Mental Health Awareness Month, we thought it would be beneficial to share a few tips we have learned the past few years about taking care of our own mental health and finding that balance that entrepreneurs so desperately need.
6 Tips for Network Marketers to Crush It on TikTok
The culture is different and the approach has to be different too. Network marketing, sometimes called multi-level marketing (MLM), takes skill and a willingness to give yourself to many people. You have to be able to reach out, follow up, and put on your teaching cap to train new recruits. Luckily, technology has made this easier than ever, but you still have to be a real go-getter to make the business work.
Opinion: Valuable Assets that generate Wealth in the 21st Century
An Asset is Anything that creates wealth and value for you without your involvement. You are purchasing ownership in a corporation, similar to stocks. You do not have to work for the firm if you buy stocks, but the money you invest in the company works for you.
Opinion: Obtaining Seed Capital as a start-up
As an entrepreneur, you are constantly fighting for two resources: capital and skill. Raising funds entails selling your company in a way that gives you an advantage over other startups that a VC might sponsor. Understanding what elements play the most important part in your target investor's approach, such as a solid product, a well-functioning team, and a vast, developing market, is one of the quickest methods to gain this advantage. This is something you should know before your first call or meeting. "Here's what we do," instead of "Are you interested?" "Here's why we're a wonderful fit for your thesis," change the context.
I'm Happily Going Back to The 9-5 For My Mental Health
It’s going to go to sh*t. No matter what, I couldn’t shake the feeling. It’s going to go to sh*t. It’s going to go to sh*t. Believe me, I tried. I journalled, I gave gratitude, I wrote articles. All of this was an attempt to self-soothe.
Dallas Students Start Company Bringing Health Snacks to School
Two South Dallas students start company to bring healthy snacks to school.Annie Spratt/Unsplash. Dallas students are known for bringing in their own lunches or eating their own school lunches. However, most of these come up with sugary snacks and treats. This has inspired students 12-year-old Christian Williams and 10-year-old Vincent McNuckles to find a way to bring healthy snacks to their own school.
Do People Regret Taking New Jobs?
On a recent episode of Inside the Firm Alex and Lance explain how people actually regret taking new jobs.
Which social media app have you been using the most for your business this year?
Instagram and Facebook remain relevant, but they are far from being the only places businesses are spending their budget this yearCherry Deck Studio. It is April 2022. The business world may be returning to a certain degree of normality, after two years of ups and downs. But when it comes to digital marketing, it is very unlikely we will see budgets similar to the ones prior to the global pandemic anytime soon.
You May Have $1,000 on Your Google Drive — If Not More
“There are people whose Google Drive is filled with value.It can bring them thousands of dollars… (But) they let it rot…. It’s an intriguing idea. The thing is, people in the comments are begging for examples.
Opinion: How to Create and Sell Digital Products (That Actually Make Money)
Disclosure: This story contains affiliate links to my eBook, from which I may earn a small commission. First, I wanted to point out an important distinction between selling physical products online and selling e-Products: Physical products require a financial investment while e-products require an investment far more valuable: your time.
Entrepreneurs are selling these digital products for extra cash
Examples of Digital Products You Can Sell—No Start-up Capital or Supplies Needed. Disclosure: This story contains affiliate links, from which I may earn a small commission. After determining there’s sufficient demand for your eProduct, you then need to put in the work to create it. In case you’re at a loss for what types of digital products you can sell, here are some ideas for inspiration:
Book Review: $1000 100 Ways
According to the foreword of Nick Loper’s recent book $1000 100 Ways: How Real People Make Real Money On The Side (And How You Can Too), 45 percent of Americans have not a single measly dollar in their savings account. This statistic means a very large number of U.S. citizens can barely cover their monthly bills and an unexpected expense -such as a car breaking down or a trip to the emergency room- requires taking on debt that they then struggle to pay off. It often means a miserable hand to mouth existence and saving little or nothing for retirement and then living in poverty in old age.
How Speaking Truth to Power Can Land You More Business!
On a recent episode of Inside the Firm Alex and Lance discuss how because of them speaking truth to power in Boulder County is actually leading them to earn even more new business!