Small Business Grants: How to Get Started!

Business Grants

Starting up a small business has never been easier, thanks to the Internet. However, many aspiring business owners underestimate just how much it will take to launch their business. This being the case, it’s always a good idea to explore small business grants. What are small business grants? Small business grants are offered by Federal…

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Sales Skills – You Don’t Have to Be Born With Them

Sales Skills

Are you a good salesperson? Do you have solid sales skills? Most people answer this question with a shake of their head, NO. For most people sales seems tough. Each encounter is different from the last. You don’t know what’s going on in their mind and it often feels like every word you utter can…

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How to Become an Entrepreneur

Become An Entrepreneur

There are basically two types of people; those that want to be their own boss and those that don’t. For those that want to be their own boss, it can be a struggle initially. Most are not born knowing how to become an entrepreneur. Many successful business owners got there by making a ton of…

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Fixing Your Dysfunctional Workplace

Dysfunctional Workplace

Are you finding it difficult to focus on running your business because of increasing staff turnover, management conflicts & an overall negative culture? These are all the symptoms of a dysfunctional workplace. Having a dysfunctional workplace is the quickest way to increase cost and decrease productivity at the same time. It’s a lose-lose-lose situation. You’re…

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The Six Rules for Success as an Entrepreneur

Success Rules

You’ve asked me over and over what the rules are for success as an entrepreneur. As a serial entrepreneur, I’ve given a lot of thought to what makes a business successful. I’ve come up with my super six rules for success as an entrepreneur. The Six Rules for Success as an Entrepreneur 1. Determine your…

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Strategies to Improve Productivity and Work Performance

Strategies to Improve Productivity and Work Performance

Many ambitious entrepreneurs tend to yearn for just a few extra hours every day, to be able to do more work, see more people, arrange more meetings, and be overall more productive. But the notion of productivity has been going through a sort of a makeover. There were several different studies in Sweden that monitored…

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5 Ways to Improve Your Networking Skills

5 Ways to Improve Your Networking Skills

When running your own business establishing mutually beneficial relationships with other businesspeople is something you simply have to do. Not only that this can help you bring in more clients it also gives you a chance to meet people who could help you take your business to the next level. However, it’s not all about…

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How to Build Your Blogging Reputation in 2018

Blog Reputation

4,400,650 (and counting) blog posts have been published today. That’s a lot of content, which means reaching your target audience and building your reputation as an industry influencer takes a lot of hard work. It goes without saying that publishing content on a regular basis is a must, especially if you hope to benefit financially…

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Why Should Small Businesses Care About SEO?

SEO for Small Business

One of the greatest problems with digital marketing is the fact that a lot of small business owners fail to see the connection between their company’s success and a strong online presence. In fact, about 50 percent of small businesses don’t even have a website to begin with. Sure, tech startups establish their online presence…

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